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Protein Glue (Animal Glue) in the Summertime

Summertime is finally here, you know what the means?

Beach trips, flip flops, swimming, refreshing cocktails, and protein glue? That’s right folks, protein glue also known as hide glue or animal glue.

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Hide Glue Strength for Woodworking Applications

For centuries, hide glue has existed for the use of wood finishing and even mural paintings.

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Glue Open Time & Glue Tack

Did you know: animal glue does not dry, it "closes". Let us explain...

There are three characteristics of animal glue (hide glue, cake glue) that should be considered when it comes to open time, and tack. We sat down with our Technical Sales Manager, Jeff Palmiter, to learn more about these glue terms. 

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What To Expect During an Animal Glue Trial

Recently purchase a new piece of equipment? Trying a new substrate or glue formula? If so, chances are your team is gearing up for a glue trial.

Here is what to expect during a standard animal glue trial with the LD Davis technical team.

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