The first one-part, water cleanup wood glue ever offered that is proven waterproof. Titebond satisfies the ANSI/ HPVA type i specifications for water resistance offering a longer assembly time to the user- up to 8 minutes. So they agree with you that Titebond original, II and III are pretty fast for veneering. With other Titebond glues having a bit of colour in the dried product, I was keen to use clear glue, and to test how strong it is. Steve's suggestion is a good one if longer open time is what you're needing. A long open-assembly time and a low application temperature. Titebond 3 works down to 45 degrees. if you spread a very thin film of glue, sure it will set faster because wood/air will absorb the humidity fomo the glue. Marty, I'm in Calgary. I also noticed that Titebond II Extend is very thin and it has been more difficult for me to get a good squeeze-out in comparison with regular TB II (I have not tried TB III yet.) So I think with this glue, time is important, not direct wet or soaking time, but time to let moisture get into the joint and loosen the glue. I don't use 3 much, but I recall it having a very similar consistency to 1 and 2. Jump to Latest Follow 1 - 13 of 13 Posts. I don't ever really see cold, even chilly is not something I see much. http://www.amazon.com/Roller-Biscuit.../dp/B000A874DS, http://fretsnet.ning.com/forum/topic...bond-date-code, http://www.titebond.com/frequently_asked_questions.aspx. The next surprise was the extensive assembly time of Elmers White Glue, coming in at an average of 37 minutes, and consistently exceeding 30 minutes in each of the three rounds of testing. If you had heavy squeezeout it will skin over and the glop will take longer than the glops from type 2 to set up. Titebond Extend Wood Glue is a slower setting versions of Titebond Original Wood Glue and offers superior performance in a broad range of applications! ), Titebond III has good gap-filling capabilities with its high solids content (52%). I would smear some from the bottle on a scrap to test it. This means you won’t have to worry about it drying out before you complete a task. Enter now for your chance to win more than $2,000 worth of woodworking equipment from Woodpeckers. Titebond III Ultimate Wood Glue is ideal for both interior and exterior projects, making an exceptionally strong bond on wood-to-wood joints, giving the strength and water-resistance of polyurethane glues, plus the easy of use and long open time of standard PVAs. I had that problem once. Our biweekly podcast allows editors, authors, and special guests to answer your woodworking questions and connect with the online woodworking community. Anyway, I have off this week and started working on them yesterday. Elmer's white wood glue has decent open time. Use Titebond II, just as good as III but cheaper. When dry, they are water-insoluble. More information in the below description. Titebond III has a slightly longer working time, so if you need a little longer to position your surfaces together after gluing, go for this version. I don't know what the label is talking about with 1/2 an hour, far too short of time. Re: Titebond 3 Enough? 03-27-2017 10:23 AM. Titebond Liquid Hide Glue is thinned by gently heating the bottle in a pan of warm water. Clark Kellogg shows you how to make your own metal hardware using many of the tools you already own, plus a handful of others. How long to leave clamped with titebond III. It … It has a long shelf life as a powder, and you only mix what you need. I used it for several years and it's cheap. There’s a lot to be said for HHG not the least of which is that glue lines simply disappear. I always try to plan for 24 hrs to be safe. I need to do a complex assembly with multiple Dominos and I need as much open time as I can get. It's rated for exterior use too. As a result of reading some posts over time I began to think that Titebond III was essentially the same as Gorilla Glue. Titebond are the leading glue manufacturers. Does that mean at least 15 minutes or should you unclamp after that time so the wood can regain it's natural shape?" If you are planning to make wood boards in the kitchen and joining them using titebond, you have nothing to worry about. They provide strong initial tack and 30-minute clamp time. Answers From The Experts Michael Dresdner: If you are crushing or … There is a fairly short clamp time of between 30 minutes to one hour until the project will be strong enough to continue working on, and the glue will be completely cured in 6 hours. The tip & cap are great, it lays down a nice little bead. For long open times I've used a urea-formaldehyde glue ( Weldwood Plastic Resin ), comes in powder, mix with water. Get the Titebond 3.78L Ultimate Wood Glue at your local Home Hardware store. Description Titebond 3 Ultimate Wood Glue. Little bit longer open time than the first two. Excellent water-resistance, water clean-up & non-toxic. Titebond 3 is "wetter" than titebond 2. 3 is definitely thinner than 1 or 2. It also stays liquid for a little longer than some other glued. Question I am planning some complex glue ups with maple, walnut, pine, etc. Titebond 3 works down to 45 degrees. The Red label is their standard range and will work with a large range of projects. This one I was really interested in trying. I'm doing it in 12" wide x 72" long sections as I'm going to run them thru my 15" planer before joining into a single 36" wide piece. Since I do low volume, cost is not an issue. It's a little runny, but at 30-45 minutes you should be able to use a putty knife or old chisel to cut off gummy squeeze out. Use a simple shopmade jig to create cabinets that stand the test of time. Is this normal for Titebond 3 or do I have a bad batch? I’ve never thought of it as any different (?). You might try a little bottle of Elmer's. The Titebond original dries to a slightly yellow color while Titebond 2 dries to dark yellow and Titebond 3 dries to a dark brown. It is the only polyurethane glue to combine a long 20 minute working time with a short 45 minute clamp time. I cannot find any data about the difference in open time between the 2 glues. I selected version 3 for it's increased strength and my occasional weather robustness needs with exterior projects. Of course in warm temps 80 deg. Your project can be done at your pace, in your time. Titebond III Ultimate Wood Glue. Titebond developed III Ultimate with a longer working time so woodworkers can align their substrates precisely before bonding. This one I was really interested in trying. Titebond III came out a few years after I stopped working the part-time gig. Luthier’s Mercantile “Luthier’s White Glue”…a PVA as convenient as Titebond, but closer to HHG in cured characteristics. Most of our water-based wood glues can be thinned with water up to 5% by weight or by volume. 03-27-2017, 10:17 PM #2. Titebond Original calculated VOC: 10.7 g/L, II = 3.0 g/L, III = 9.0g/L Working Properties. I prefer Titebond II even now. A discussion of the working time allowed by various adhesives. Use steam to create strong, curved parts with continuous grain. Overall, Titebond III combines superior strength, Type I water-resistance, long open time and low chalk temperature into one easy-to-use formulation. Get step-by-step instructions, woodworking tips, expert advice and special offers in your inbox. I noticed immediately that it was noticeably more runny than Titebond 2. 2) Titebond 2 in my experience has a quicker tack time and is "tackier" than titebond 3, rendering certain operations easier than others. What do any of you use or thoughts? Founding member of the Wadkin blockhead club. Titebond 3 does work for sinew backings. Putting a thicker coat is an option. It offers superior strength, a longer open time and a lower application temperature. I only have so many clamps and each board needs to be glued up once and then cut up and glued up again for the end grain. Titebond Polyurethane Liquid glue is a breakthrough in adhesive technology. The test involved two sets of scrap wood: the first set was two pine 2×4’s and the second set was two pieces of 3/4″ thick cedar. Provides a longer working time. Since I do low volume, cost is not an issue. It also gives you time to remove any “squeeze out” with a moist rag. You can pull the clamps in 30 minutes, go back to working on the piece in an hour. Ultimate Wood Glue features a waterproof formula that offers superior bond strength. Titebond III 16 oz. Sign Up Now! For even a longer open time there is Titebond II Extend. try shaking it really well. Franklin International 1414 Titebond III Ultimate Wood Glue. ... Titebond 3 is my preferred glue. This could be beneficial for certain operations since it may be easier to get a really thin coat applied. It indicates a 10 minute working time, but I'm finding the real working time in my shop is a good deal less and am struggling to clamp both width and thickness before the glue begins to set up. So if you’re doing projects in the late fall or early spring, you may need the increased temperature range of Titebond 3. Your experience of being able to wipe it away after 3 hours isn't my experience. A discussion of the working time allowed by various adhesives. Titebond III’s longer open assembly time allows for more detailed woodworking applications. The third difference is open time. Franklin International 1414 … I noticed immediately that it was noticeably more runny than Titebond 2. For even more time, try Titebond Extend (see sidebar, right). In contrast to Gorilla Glue, Titebond directions say the surfaces must be dry and the final product is NOT 100% waterproof. Polyurethane allows a comfortable working time for complicated glue-ups, but keep the clamps on until final cure or … As an aside, you might also look at Titebond Extend if you need even more open time. All three of the common Titebond Wood Glue formulas (original, II, & III) are water-soluble while wet. And time is running out. Open Assembly Time 8-10 minutes (21.1°C./50%RH) Total Assembly Time 20-25minutes (21.1°C./50%RH) Minimum Required Spread Approximately 6.18 square meters per litre. I did 3 separate tests on 8 different wood glues to see which of them has the best working time, and I got some very surprising results! Overall, Titebond III combines superior strength, and ability with water cleanup the ease of use of aliphatic resins with the durability and water resistance of polyurethanes into one easy-to-use formulation. One is open time, this is how long the glue you've spread on one wood surface can be open to the air/oxygen. The waterproof formula passes the ANSI/HPVA Type I water-resistance specification and offers superior bond strength, longer open assembly time … Find out more Re: Titebond III working time seems alot shorter than advertised. 2) Titebond 2 in my experience has a quicker tack time and is "tackier" than titebond 3, rendering certain operations easier than others. Advantages of Titebond 3. Titebond III has a slightly longer working time, so if you need a little longer to position your surfaces together after gluing, go for this version. Edge to edge glueing wood needs at least 12 hrs to cure fully. That is one of the selling points of these products - they set up quickly so you can get your work off clamps faster. It is a versatile, professional-strength glue specifically formulated for multi-purpose applications. everyone knows real machines are 3 phase. I am aware that Titebond 3 has a longer working time than Titebond 2, which is what I have used up to this point. This page was generated at 03:56 PM. Titebond III Ultimate Wood Glue is the first one-part, water cleanup wood glue … Required Clamping Pressure Enough to bring joints tightly together (generally, 100-150 psi for softwoods, 125-175 psi for medium woods and 175-250 psi for hardwoods) Method of Application ... Titebond 3 will give you plenty of open time and is very strong and forgiving. Water based adhesives can take 24 hours to fully cure before machining. Must be under clamp for 30 minutes. Titebond III is especially useful for outdoor applications in cooler temperatures or when concern for substantial moisture calls for the use of a Type I glue (USA boil test). Waterproof. September 19, 2009. Just like all modern PVA glues, it's stronger than the wood. Polyurethane allows a comfortable working time for complicated glue-ups, but keep the clamps on until final cure or the foam can cause joints to open. I thought perhaps this was in keeping with the longer working time, but 3 hours after glue-up I noticed that some squeeze out was still quite soft, and I could easily wipe most of it away. Titebond III Ultimate Wood Glue is the first one-part, water cleanup wood glue ever offered that is proven waterproof. Titebond III is especially useful for outdoor applications in cooler temperatures or when concern for substantial moisture calls for the use of a Type 1 glue (USA boil test). I find this very surprising. Now I'm using Titebond 2 Extend because it can be cured with a hot press. You have 3 to 5 minutes to reposition the joint and get it clamped, nailed , screwed etc. Titebond 2 won’t work at temperatures below 55 degrees. I need a long open-time glue. Note: 24 hours after soaking in water (then leaving on my workbench) the joint did come apart easily. Click for full details. Titebond 1, 2 & 3 wood glue are some of the most popular amongst woodworkers so I tested them to see if they actually do dry clear. Slow: Titebond III and liquid hide glue offer more time for complex or multi-stage glue-ups. Open Assembly Time: 8-10 minutes (70°F./50%RH) Total Assembly Time: 20-25 minutes (70°F./50%RH) Minimum Required Spread : Approximately 6 mils or 250 square feet per gallon Required Clamping Pressure: Enough to bring joints tightly together (generally, 100-150 psi for softwoods, 125-175 psi for medium woods and 175-250 psi for hardwoods) Titebond 3 is "wetter" than titebond 2. but short clamping time (30 min. I use this glue much of the time for my laminating work for curved pieces and find it does give me more time to get things into the vacuum bag. I always end up a mess when using it. Titebond III offers twice the open time of Titebond II and Original. 3 is thinner as FiveBirds says. I am aware that Titebond 3 has a longer working time than Titebond 2, which is what I have used up to this point. Titebond satisfies the ANSI/ HPVA type i specifications for water resistance offering a longer assembly time to the user- up to 8 minutes. Titebond Translucent Wood Glue. I purchase mine in the 5 gallon pail, so if you're living anywhere near me (Kingston, ON), come on by and I'll give you a gallon for the same price I paid when I purchased it through my wholesale supplier... so it'll be quite a bit less expensive for you. Plus tips, advice, and special offers from Fine Woodworking. Question I am planning some complex glue ups with maple, walnut, pine, etc. Slow: Titebond III and liquid hide glue offer more time for complex or multi-stage glue-ups. I need to do a complex assembly with multiple Dominos and I need as much open time as I can get. It sands easily without softening, resists heat and solvents, and cures to a light brown. Long open assembly time. Because of the runny nature I usually "guide" the sqeezeout with tabs of tape to keep it off of vertical surfaces. ... Today I contacted Ed Scott to see wat glue he uses to sinew back his sheep horn bows he said he uses titebond 3 wood glue he sad it dosnt hamper the effect of the sinew to pull reflex into the bows. 112. Combining a strong initial tack with a long open time (10 min.) It may or may not work better. I compared the products in the store over the weekend when I was looking for something else a Lowes. It doesn't swell the wood either. I also noticed that Titebond II Extend is very thin and it has been more difficult for me to get a good squeeze-out in comparison with regular TB II (I have not tried TB III yet.) UNLIMITED membership - Get access to it all. Thank you Don and Marty for the last posts. I'm using Titebond III, and read the instructions as well as the Titebond PDF before starting. Ah, having been around this buoy a few times....Titebond III has the highest creep of the Titebond series and, from memory has a high solids ratio. TBRSam. Please note that varying technologies within a product category may result in a longer (or shorter) shelf life. ... Titebond 3 will give you plenty of open time and is very strong and forgiving. Cold, more humid slows set time. I need a long open-time glue. Titebond II Extend wood glue is ideal for complex assemblies. Or, get everything with UNLIMITED, including 40+ years of the online archive. Titebond Translucent Wood Glue. Particularly useful in edge and face gluing and curved railings and other assemblies that require more time to align. So for those complex glue-ups, Titebond III would be a good choice. They will list two numbers. My first time but turning out OK. all Titebond wood glues, adhesives and sealants. We have created these special content collections organized to give you a deep dive into a range of topics that matter. © 2021 The Taunton Press, Inc. All rights reserved. Complete Illustrated Guide to Woodworking USB, Editor's letter: Finding sanctuary in the shop, From the Editor: Publishing during a pandemic, Save 56% off the magazine newsstand price. Available in 473 ml (16 oz), 3,78 L … The directions on the Titebond® bottle says to allow the glue to set for 15 minutes. Hot Hide Glue…clamping time about an hour if an unstressed joint, overnight if it is. They offer excellent heat-resistance and are sandable. I think the bond is slightly better probably because it's thinner and allows the glue to get into the pours deeper. Titebond III Ultimate is our most versatile wood glue and is rated #1 by professionals. Assuming you live within striking distance of Kingston and wanted to drop by my studio for a visit anyways! Its open time for normal work is ok but I think the Elmer's was longer. Great glue. Bonds wood, particleboard, MDF, plywood and other porous substrates. I use TB III almost exclusively because I like the long open time. It's sort of thick and doesn't run. If you have any questions, please contact our Technical Support Team at 1-800-347-4583, Monday through Friday from 8 am to 6 pm EST. This could be beneficial for certain operations since it may be easier to get a really thin coat applied. Titebond 3 works great overall, and the product I purchased here was no exception. Titebond 3 has the added advantage of being waterproof and is good for outdoor use. plus, it takes less time … If you are planning to make wood boards in the kitchen and joining them using titebond, you have nothing to worry about. Become an UNLIMITED member and get it all: searchable online archive of every issue, how-to videos, Complete Illustrated Guide to Woodworking digital series, print magazine, e-newsletter, and more. I've tried the extended working time and it even began setting up before I could get one of my more complicated pieces into clamps. Titebond II Premium also offers our shortest working time, can be used for R-F (radio-frequency) gluing systems and is FDA approved for indirect food contact. turns out my glue had been frozen at some point. There is a fairly short clamp time of between 30 minutes to one hour until the project will be strong enough to continue working on, and the glue will be completely cured in 6 hours. Titebond allows much longer working time and the titebond hide glue is supposed to give more working time. The major advantage of Titebond 3, except when you need more drying time, is the application temperature. I'm doing a workbench top gluup of 1.5 wide x 1.75" thick hard maple. Titebond Polyurethane Glue may only be thinned by placing the bottle into a pan of warm water. The Blue label is water resistant so suitable for those projects which may get damp from time to time. For even more time, try Titebond Extend (see sidebar, right). 2 years ago I had to do a million glue-ups with ipe for a counter. The waterproof formula passes the ANSI/HPVA Type I water-resistance specification and offers superior bond strength, longer open assembly time and lower application temperature. I don't know off the top of my head, but the working time will be on the packaging or check their website. As an added benefit, after 4 hours, parts can be machined. The major advantage of Titebond 3, except when you need more drying time, is the application temperature. The Titebond III Ultimate Wood Glue is an excellent product. Both these things are unattractive (I use Titebond II and Titebond but not III) for general luthiery in my opinion and the opinion of the crew at TB. We stock the 3 mainstays of their list. For interior applications, the longer working time of Titebond III provides woodworkers the necessary latitude to ensure that substrates are precisely aligned before being bonded. It cleans up with water whilst wet, sands off without softening when fully cured, is unaffected by finishes, solvent and heat and is mildew resistant. All times are GMT-5. Titebond actually makes a veneer glue with a 15 minute open time. Two years ago I had a solid maple/cherry table top from those days that got damaged in transport and then it got stuck outside waiting for the eventual recycle/burn. I cannot find any data about the difference in open time between the 2 glues. Advantages of Titebond 3. You get a lot of squeeze out but the glue doesn't have time to develop a dry surface film before clamping. Titebond Polyurethane Glue will also eliminate sunken glue joints which can occur when machining water based glued assemblies before moisture equilibrium is … Although, when using 1, especially, I barley get any on me. Take a look at [B]Titebond Extend Wood Glue - Longer Open Time[/B, per the label. Titebond 2 won’t work at temperatures below 55 degrees. UNLIMITED Membership is like taking a master class in woodworking for less than $10 a month. For each set, I glued and clamped the pieces together and allowed the glue to dry for 24 hours. I had heard that white glue offered longer open time, but I never realized that the difference was as significant as I found it to be. For interior applications, the longer working time of Titebond III provides woodworkers the necessary latitude to ensure that substrates are precisely aligned before being bonded. I noticed immediately that it was noticeably more runny than Titebond 2. 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