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#1 posted 01-24-2021 01:26 AM

Thinner glue is always better for hammer veneering. The water holds the heat. Having glue too thick is almost always the biggest problem beginners have with hot hide glue.
I managed to veneer these panels yesterday in my cold shop with the help of a heat gun for a minute or two on the substrate before applying the glue.
You do need to be fast though.

-- Paul M ..............the early bird may get the worm but it’s the second mouse that gets the cheese! http://thecanadianschooloffrenchmarquetry.com/


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