A few people have mentioned that I should try UV curing adhesive for repairing things, so I gave it a go.
And I’m impressed.
This kit I’m recommending comes with a small UV light, so you don’t need to worry about buying that separately.
Unlike cyanoacrylate where you apply the adhesive and you have seconds to work before it cures, the UV resin doesn’t cure until you apply UV light to it (oer expose it to direct sunlight), so it gives you more time to work.
Also, because the resin is thicker, you can use it to build up the repair better and more easily than with cyanoacrylate (you can add some baking soda to cyanoacrylate to achieve the same result, and it does make for a stronger bond, but again it can get messy).
UV resin also eliminates you accidentally gluing your face to whatever you’re repairing. Don’t think you can suddenly find your face glued to something? Think again!
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