The seat for my 13-year-old (out of warranty) Aeron chair has cracked rather dramatically, with stabby bits pointing out. What's this thing made out of, and what's the best glue for it? [more inside]
Does anyone have experience with a truly super glue? My sunglasses just snapped in half at the bridge. I've had them forever, so I can't really fault the manufacturer. But they're prescription, and I'd like to avoid having to go out and get a new pair right now if I can help it. Is there a glue in existence that bonds quickly and permanently?
The strap of my handbag broke and I'm looking to repair it but how? As you can see by this photo, the short metal bit fits into the metal cap. The metal cap holds the end of the braided strap but the strap does not fill the cap entirely; the end where the opening is is hollow. Would filling it with some kind of glue or epoxy work? But which kind? [more inside]
I think I have fallen in love with mixed media arts and crafts! Help me do more of this! [more inside]
Please help me remove glue from a cat with luxurious long fur. Complication: she reacts violently to human touch. [more inside]
Woodworking filter: I need to seal a leak in a wooden vessel but whatever I use needs to be both food safe and high temperature resistant. [more inside]
Any suggestions for sticky goo to stick flash drive to envelope? [more inside]
What glue should I use to repair silicone? Silicone glue seems like the obvious choice but from what Google tells me it is not as simple as that.
What epoxy/adhesives are recommended for adhering acrylic to wood with a permanent, strong bond? [more inside]
I need to stick a 4'x4' piece of canvas to the wall like wallpaper. I would use wallpaper paste but it would make the black and white fabric look like ass. What should I use to make it permanent and awesome?
ABS, PVC, a six-inch drain and me -- am I as frakked as it appears I am? [more inside]
I need a recommendation for a particular adhesive. The application is to secure a synthetic rubber(not sure of exact composition) seal or gasket to smooth stainless steel that will remain at temperatures of at least 100C (212F) for 5+ hours at a time. [more inside]
Can you paint over wallpaper glue/backing? And can you "seal" the paint? [more inside]
Help! I had some super glue drip onto the lid of my Macbook Pro. Is acetone based nail remover a wildly dangerous thing to try to use on the aluminum surface of my precious laptop?
How do I get rid of that horrible new carpet smell? [more inside]
Here's a fun one. My hair got caught in flypaper. Now what? [more inside]