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  1. OPPI's Avatar
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    Nov 13, 2002, 1:06 PM - Hot Glue and electrical componets question #1

    Does hot glue conduct electricity?? ie if i were to glue a board into a helmet or gauntlet if the glue touched the + and the - would i have a problem....thanks..

    dan
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    Nov 13, 2002, 2:16 PM - Re: Hot Glue and electrical componets question #2

    Thats a hell of a question. I am curious about that too. But if I had to guess, I would say it does not conduct electricity.
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    Nov 13, 2002, 2:35 PM - Re: Hot Glue and electrical componets question #3

    No, hot glue is vinyl based, so it doesn't conduct electricity. It makes a very good insulator.
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    Nov 13, 2002, 3:00 PM - Re: Hot Glue and electrical componets question #4

    My only concern would be the circuit heating the glue up.
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    Nov 13, 2002, 3:08 PM - Re: Hot Glue and electrical componets question #5

    If your circuit get's hot enough to melt the glue, you have bigger problems to worry about.

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