Best glue for MDF?

  1. #1

    Member Since
    Oct 2005
    Suburban Detroit

    Best glue for MDF?

    Hi guys,

    What would be the best glue to use on MDF (Medium Density Fibreboard)? I have a 1/2" thick piece, and I need to create a 3/4" thick piece so I was going to glue three layers together.



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    Ripcode's Avatar
    Member Since
    Nov 2005
    Muskegon, Michigan

    Re: Best glue for MDF?

    Good old wood glue. Tite-Bond or Elmers brands.

    The wood will rip apart before the bond will give.

  3. #3

    Re: Best glue for MDF?

    I personally like Gorilla Glue, it's really strong stuff.

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    Kivas's Avatar
    Member Since
    Oct 2005
    Sherwood Park, AB, Canada

    Re: Best glue for MDF?

    I've used pl800 in the past and works great.

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    Re: Best glue for MDF?

    I have used Titebond with great success on MDF.
    I built six home theater speakers a while ago and all the front panels are two 1/2" MDF panels laminated together.

    Did the same thing with my 12" HT sub woofer too. The entire box is laminated to 1" like the other speakers. It's heavy and really rocks the house when the ATATs close in on the rebels in ESB.

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