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Old 04-20-2016, 07:49 PM   #1
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Stretching ensolite back into place



Over the years 2 corners have pulled away and if I just reglue it the material won't be enough to make it to the joint line. I'm thinking heat and stretch? Is there a glue that works best with this stuff?
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3M 77 is a popular spray on adhesive. Spray, wait for it to get tacky. attach the edge first, then slowly work your way to the middle.
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Over the years 2 corners have pulled away and if I just reglue it the material won't be enough to make it to the joint line. I'm thinking heat and stretch? Is there a glue that works best with this stuff?
Check out this thread, gives a little tutorial on how to fix your problem.

http://www.fiberglassrv.com/forums/f...tch-32644.html

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Check out this thread, gives a little tutorial on how to fix your problem.

http://www.fiberglassrv.com/forums/f...tch-32644.html

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