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GORILLA GLUE 7/8 fl. oz. General Purpose Epoxy

Gorilla takes epoxy to a new level, the Gorilla tough level. Easy to dispense and use, Gorilla Epoxy brings a strong, long-lasting bond for household and automotive repairs, alike. The two-part, gap-filling formula easily bonds steel, aluminum, wood, ceramic, tile and much more.
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Does GORILLA EPOXY bonds mirror glass and PVC?

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Mazyar
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June 29, 2013
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GorillaGlue
July 8, 2013
Hi Mazyar! Gorilla Epoxy will bond glass and PVC sheet - but not PVC pipe. We hope this information helps!
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TheGGiant
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA, USA
July 9, 2013
Yes, it will bond to glass and PVC, but I would recommend roughing up the PVC with sand paper, first, to give it better adhesion.
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ldireland
Fresno, CA, USA
August 21, 2013
For the life of me I can not figure why one would want to glue PVC to Mirror Glass. I have no idea why it wouldn't work...mix it light on the hardner and allow it to cure longer.
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Jcaff1968
Littleton, MA
September 7, 2013
Yes, Gorilla Epoxy will bond mirror glass and PVC
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wagales
Coral Springs FL
October 8, 2013
for sure.
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Benniman
Arizona, USA
September 16, 2013
Yes. Epoxy will bond almost any surfaces.
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bc95
Florida, USA
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February 1, 2014
Yes i used it to bond my stand legs back on the stand. It is great for anything.
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Can one use it to repair seams in between slabs of granite?

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leenaud
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August 13, 2013
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PatInPaint
August 15, 2013
Hello leenaud!

It is very common for granite to be attached to the cabinet frame with epoxy.

And, epoxy may even be used on the unseen portion of a joint between slabs.

But silicone rubber caulk in a color most similar to the granite is most often used in the exposed portion of the joint.

The difference: epoxy makes an unsightly seam that doesn't match the granite, while silicone rubber caulk makes a water barrier which may not be seen at all.

NOTE:
Marine supply houses sell colorants that can be added to epoxy products ... they are quite costly.
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ldireland
Fresno, CA, USA
August 21, 2013
I would only use adhesive approved by a granite fabricator.
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Jcaff1968
Littleton, MA
September 7, 2013
Yes
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wagales
Coral Springs FL
October 8, 2013
I would not recommend this product for that use.
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fxp1
New York, NY, USA
December 24, 2013
When joining materials you have to consider the weight of the material. Epoxy will seal a stone joint, but will not hold if under the weight of the stone. I've used it to waterproof a marble door saddle nicely, gluing the two half's together, but the inset mortar was carrying the stone's weight.
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I have a roll-up/roll-down garage door that is made of fiberglass front and back over a foam core.

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steved47
Seaucus, NJ
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August 21, 2013
The door is approximately 8 years old. The pull-up handle is secured to the bottom of the door by two self-tapping screws which have loosened up and no longer hold the handle in place. Can I use Gorilla Glue Epoxy to reset the screws and/or glue the handle directly to the door surface?
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ldireland
Fresno, CA, USA
August 21, 2013
I would think that either solution would be fine. Fill the holes with a little sawdust and mix it well with the epoxy...let it set and replace your screws. For a more permanent fix apply some epoxy to the handle as well.
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Jcaff1968
Littleton, MA
September 7, 2013
Yes, provided the handle provides enough surface area for Gorilla Epoxy to be applied. SInce the handle has to withstand the force of opening the garage door, be sure to cover all contact points throughly and allow the product a day or two to achieve a full strength bond.
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Mikkel1955
South Milwaukee, WI, USA
January 13, 2014
It should do a good job of holding the handle to the fiberglass. I would put it in the screw holes, and then put the screws in. You will not be able to remove the handle...

You could also make the holes somewhat bigger, and epoxy in the the threaded inserts you normally use in wood, and then use machine screws to hold the handle on. That way, it is still removable, and you can tighten it up after the epoxy is set.
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Benniman
Arizona, USA
September 16, 2013
I don't know if this is how I would fix the problem you describe.
I would probably use through bolts with washers and nuts on the other side to secure handle to door. Epoxy would secure handle to door, but the spot where you glued could break off of the door.
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