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Can I glue down pad w/contact cement in non-wear area of motorhome?

Can I glue down pad w/contact cement in non-wear area of motorhome?


Old 06-07-12, 07:34 PM
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Can I glue down pad w/contact cement in non-wear area of motorhome?

I'm replacing padding under naugahyde in the sleeping area of my motorhome. It's not a 'wear area' where anyone will walk - simply provides padding over the existing fiberglass. Any problems with using contact cement to glue down the pad?

Thanks in advance, wep
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Old 06-08-12, 04:05 AM
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Welcome to the forums! Contact cement must be dried on both surfaces before you make "contact" with them. I would prefer to use something like 3M spray adhesive. It will adhere almost instantly and won't allow movement. I am assuming this is to hold the padding in place until you get the nauga in place and stapled.
Old 06-08-12, 05:40 AM
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I like the spray adhesives as well; I keep a can on the shelf for all kinds of sticking needs.
Old 06-08-12, 07:01 AM
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Why not just use pad adhesive? It isn't expensive and it would be safer to use in an enclosed place.
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When there's a product made specifically for the task, it's almost always my first thought.

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