Bondo and wood?

  1. #1

    Member Since
    Oct 2005
    Suburban Detroit

    Bondo and wood?

    Hi guys,

    Just a quick question... Does bondo work on wood to fill gaps? Specifically on MDF?



  2. #2
    DL44 Blaster's Avatar
    Member Since
    Mar 2002
    The first state

    Re: Bondo and wood?

    Not sure about MDF,but I don't see why not. I used it to fix a rotten section of a trim peice header on my garage door. I didn't catch the way the water was trickling down behind it 'til it had rotted through a bit. I fixed the water intrusion which was coming in behind the aluminum flashing,but over the Tyvek wrap. I then bondoed the heck out of the rotted area after getting down to the "good wood" and painted it. It's been nearly a year and it still looks great and is as hard as a rock.


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    Prymer13's Avatar
    Member Since
    Apr 2003

    Re: Bondo and wood?

    Bondo does just fine on MDF. I used some extensively on a job that had MDF trim. It worked great! Three years and counting. I checked one of my major repairs last week. It's still going...

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