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Old 04-21-2013, 01:27 PM
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How do you open pvc glue?!?

I know this is random, but i have NEVER been able to open a bottle of pvc glue. It always results in a mutilated bottle with glue all over my hands. Any old wisdom on opening these little S.O.B.s
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Old 04-21-2013, 01:36 PM
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Maybe you should use Elmer's brand. Its easier for new guys to open and clean up.
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Old 04-21-2013, 01:49 PM
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Old 04-21-2013, 01:52 PM
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i usually let the helper open it and laugh watching them get it all over them.
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Old 04-21-2013, 01:58 PM
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I would say getting primer on you is funnier but from I've seen most guys don't know what that is.
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Old 04-21-2013, 02:00 PM
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Maybe you should use Elmer's brand. Its easier for new guys to open and clean up.
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Old 04-21-2013, 02:17 PM
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Old 04-22-2013, 01:51 PM
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Channel lock. So you can't open a bottle so you buy a new one?
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Old 04-22-2013, 02:41 PM
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Channel Locks works for me. Especially for the Red Hot blue glue.

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Old 04-22-2013, 04:11 PM
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I gave up on pvc glue years ago. Now I just Duck Tape all my joints.
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