Glue Bottle Stand

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Project by CueballRosendaul posted 01-05-2014 08:41 PM 2599 views 11 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I was fighting with some cold glue yesterday (I turn back the t-stat to about 50 when I’m not in the shop) and decided to turn my cursing into creativity. I had a cutoff from an old glue up, cut it to shape, and bored a two step hole in the top to perfectly fit the cap of my glue bottle. I have more glue, but this is my small go-to bottle that I refill from a larger bottle. Yes, I need to remember to close the cap, but if I forget sometime, i’ll just bore the hole out again (It doesn’t go all the way through so I can’t glue it to the benchtop by accident).

-- Matt CueBall Rosendaul. I don't think I've ever had a cup of coffee that didn't have cat hair or sawdust in it.

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#1 posted 01-05-2014 09:55 PM

Very nice… Glue bottle will be waiting in style from now on… Thanks for sharing…

-- Dan

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#2 posted 01-05-2014 10:15 PM

Be careful not to get any glue on that gem. :)

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. [email protected]

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#3 posted 01-06-2014 12:50 AM

Cool idea.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#4 posted 01-06-2014 05:59 AM

I was just thinking of making something like this yesterday, as I kept trying to get the last little bit from my bottle.

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#5 posted 01-06-2014 10:22 AM

Thank you for posting! I did lot of gluing before the Artic Plunge and fought with a wheezing glue bottle on every joint. I am wondering if a plastic prescription drug container or cap could be incorporated to catch drips?

-- DJ Peck, Lincoln Nebraska. Lord, keep your arm around my shoulder and your hand over my mouth.

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#6 posted 01-09-2014 02:01 AM

That is just plain smart. Why did’nt I think of this? Thanks for the idea

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#7 posted 01-09-2014 04:34 PM

Great idea, simple and small project but a big help around the shop. Thanks for sharing.

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