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ThirstyBarbarian

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I have a set of the big nesting Hobby Lobby Easter Eggs, and I want to turn one into a nose cone. Does anyone have a suggestion for what kind of adhesive to use on this kind of plastic? Does anyone know what kind of plastic this is?

I have some white gorilla glue, but it is not recommended for polyethylene or polypropylene. My epoxy has gone bad, so I can't test that without buying more.

I'm also using foam board for this build, so an adhesive that works for both this plastic egg and foam board would be good.

Thanks!
 

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Used plenty of various plastic Easter Eggs for lots of Odd-Rocs and nose cones over the years. Just about every one was used with a spent motor casing or Standard size coupling as the "shoulder" All sizes from "Legs Eggs" a 6" Polyproplyene HUGE D12 clustered Egg.

When in doubt about Material to Material bonding I almost always go with 5 or 30 minute Devcon 2 part epoxy. To this day have never had a mis-matched set of materials seperate after Devcon epoxy application.

Ps: Thirsty! Recently updated (11-16) my Narhams Tech-Tip article on "Working With Plastics" Tech Tip-017. If you'll visit www.narhams.org website on the left hand menu click on Library then look for Tech-Tips. Working with plastics is an in depth report on the many types of plastics and the adhesives that work with them in a 12 page free download that might be of interest. There is an optional photos pages also that might help identify some of the stranger stuff;)
 
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