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Forum topic by Karda posted 02-19-2018 11:32 PM 415 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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02-19-2018 11:32 PM

I know this isn’t big but still a tool problem. I have never used a glue gun, bought one for gluing blank to a glue block, did this twice now glue won’t come out of the gun, it get hot and drips a tad but when I press the trigger nothing comes out. any ideas


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#1 posted 02-19-2018 11:37 PM

Did you put glue in it? When mine does that it usually is time to load another stick of glue.

-- Bruce, Boise, ID

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#2 posted 02-19-2018 11:40 PM

there is plenty of glue, it sticks out the back

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#3 posted 02-19-2018 11:43 PM

get it really hot – push the glue stick by hand – not the trigger – to unclog it

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#4 posted 02-19-2018 11:43 PM

When its hot try pushing the glue in manually maybe the grippers haven’t made contact with the glue.

-- Bruce, Boise, ID

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