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Old 04-01-2012, 05:41 AM   #1
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Default Good glue for fletchings

I am trying to find out what is a good glue for doing my fletchings. Something i can pickup at a local hardware store...
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Old 04-01-2012, 08:07 AM   #2
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The best glue there is is by bob smith industries. If you have a hobby shop they should have it. maxi-cure . Of course this is my own opinion but, I have proved it time an time again
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Old 04-01-2012, 09:26 AM   #3
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I have used Tim's Goat Tuff for over 20 years and never lost a feather or vane either when competing or hunting. It sets up fast within minutes. You literally have to scrape off the existing feather or vane before it would fall off. The only thing you would have to purchase it from an archery store such as Lancaster Archery. It's totally worth the extra effort. You'll never use anything else.

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Old 04-01-2012, 01:20 PM   #4
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I usually buy the smallest tube of superglue I can find becahse I dont fletch very often and it usually dries up by the time I need it again
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Loctite 717 superglue it comes as a gel and it's easy to use will stick a **** to a blanket for sure!!!!
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what JC said. I buy superglue at Dollar General. two in a pack for 3-4 dollars. never had one come off. I have tried the gel type but dont like it.
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I usually buy the smallest tube of superglue I can find becahse I dont fletch very often and it usually dries up by the time I need it again
put it in the fridge. it will last for ever.
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i use the bohning quantim xt glue but its expensive.
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put it in the fridge. it will last for ever.
I'm not sure I can spare the room
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put it in the fridge. it will last for ever.
I always keep mine in the fridge. +1 for that.

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