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I have a bit of a question about how to assemble the new gelatinous cube. what is a good glue to use for assembling the two halves of the cube? I usually use krazy glue or a generic Cyanoacrylate glue on my other bones, but I've always heard that it is a bad idea to use such on clear items because it creates a white film as it dries. So what is the recommended glue for putting it together?

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I have a bit of a question about how to assemble the new gelatinous cube. what is a good glue to use for assembling the two halves of the cube? I usually use krazy glue or a generic Cyanoacrylate glue on my other bones, but I've always heard that it is a bad idea to use such on clear items because it creates a white film as it dries. So what is the recommended glue for putting it together?

This is actually something I had been wondering back in the annals of my brain as well. Thank you for asking.

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Good question!!  I have some powerful clear glue designed for boat repair. I'm going to try that.

 

When its dry, my plan is turn it upside down and fill it with clear casting resin. I plan on putting the bones of former adventurers and perhaps a few other goodies inside.

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ReaperBryan gave his recommendation when I asked this question about a week ago, but I'm having trouble finding it.

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I used plain old zap a gap

Gorilla Superglue here. Worked just fine.

 

As long as you don't use too much, there shouldn't be a white residue. And if there is, plain, old rubbing alcohol will take care of it.

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I used plain old zap a gap

Gorilla Superglue here. Worked just fine.

 

As long as you don't use too much, there shouldn't be a white residue. And if there is, plain, old rubbing alcohol will take care of it.

 

I did not know that about the rubbing alcohol. That is really super useful!

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I'm really tempted to try clear silicone sealant (the kind that's used for house repairs). If it works, it should handle the parting line pretty well. And if it doesn't, it should peel off pretty easily.

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I used some Locktite superglue, and then did some gap filling with Woodland Scenics water effects gel.

 

It seemed to work OK.

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I used plain old zap a gap

Gorilla Superglue here. Worked just fine.

 

As long as you don't use too much, there shouldn't be a white residue. And if there is, plain, old rubbing alcohol will take care of it.

 

 

This post just gave me a +2 DC bonus to my miniature crafting checks. Muchos thankos dsmileso. fiesta.gif

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