Tip 1: How to glue PVC edge

Before handyman in the assembly or manufacture of furniture with his hands often face the task of bins end laminated chipboard, for example, in the manufacture of tables or sawing the whole piece countertop.The method described below is used even masters Furniture.It is easy to master and nonprofessional.
you need
  • - PVC edge;
  • - bar with sandpaper glued;
  • - file;
  • - iron or hair dryer building;
  • - adhesive fabric.
Guide
1
Inspect the inside of the edge.If you see that it has an adhesive coating, take iron and turn it on in the mode of "synthetics."Apply edge on a clean face chipboard or fresh clean cut, cleaned of wood dust.The edge must cover the entire cross-section, the width of the table top, it is wider, so it's easy to do.
2
Start to warm up the edge of the iron.You can use the newspaper as a spacer between the iron and the edge.When you feel that edge of the beginning of the warm up and the pressure, keep the iron on, and a heated smooth edge, using a cloth.Smoothes until
edge cool.Repeat the entire length.
3
In the absence of the inner surface of the PVC edge of the adhesive layer, use any universal glue, such as "Moment".Before you apply the adhesive to the surface and edge of the end of particleboard, check whether the end of the cleaned from dust and debris.It is enough if it smooth and even.
4
Apply adhesive to both surfaces and wait for some time, according to the instructions to the glue.Then, tightly clutching the edge to the end of the panel, attach it while stroking folded several times with a soft cloth or a special roller.
5
sure you have enough firmly glued edge, whether somewhere gapping.If such places are - repeat this operation.Take the file, and only when all firmly stuck, extend beyond the edge of the can put together.For this file, holding with both hands and apply pressure to the plane extending from the edge portion edging end and breaks off towards the table top over the entire length.
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Complete processing cleaved end edge skin.

Tip 2: How to stick on the edge of the chipboard

In the process of furniture manufacturing cuts are treated with special edging materials.The edge on DSP significantly prolongs the life of drawers, tables, cabinets, improves their aesthetic characteristics.Stick edge can be at home.
How to stick on the edge particleboard
you need
  • - edge materials
  • - iron
  • - Stationery knife
  • - white paper
  • - sandpaper
Guide
1
Spread edge , gently lay it on the edge of the sheet DSP so that the treated side of the adhesive solution in contact with the surface of the finished cut.
2
Secure the workpiece so that the edge is in the process of heat treatment did not slide a sheet of chipboard .Special locks can be purchased at building supermarkets.As the terminals can be used stationery appropriate size.
3
Include iron and heat it to the optimum temperature (it indicates the manufacturer of edging material on the packaging or in the instructions supplied with the product).Slowly start to iron edge , gently pressing her iron.
4
Trim protruding edge only after edge for chipboard well stuck to the surface of the cut.To do this, take a knife and stationery sheet of white paper.Place the paper between chipboard with glued edge and the knife blade.It will serve as a seal.A small allowance remaining after the treatment, remove the knife, but without the paper sheet.As a result, you avoid mechanical damage to the edges.
5
Take fine sandpaper and process it all the angles.
Note
During edge banding chipboard watch temperature regime and the time of heat treatment.In case of insufficient temperature of the adhesive does not melt, edge grips with bad surface.If the temperature is too high, the adhesive instantly melt and evaporate, that is, again, a negative impact on performance.
Helpful Hint
Process edge all edges of the surface, not only the visible portions of the cut.Open space - a source of formaldehyde vapor, which adversely affects human health.In addition, moisture, getting on untreated plots chipboard causes delamination and premature failure of furniture.
Sources:
  • Feature Article with the information portal of the construction and development of residential buildings on their own.
Note
If you carefully glued edge, when it shearing line of cleavage will never have adhered part.
Helpful Hint
possible to use iron instead of building the dryer.In this case, the edge is heated by the adhesive until its such state at which it becomes soft, and then it is applied to the surface of the chipboard.
Sources:
  • what glue edge

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