waterproof glue sticks?

pcbuttMarch 24, 2010

Hi, I was wondering if anyone knew if the glue sticks you buy at walmart are waterproof? Thanks for any advice.

Sarah

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kathi_mdgd

Not sure what you mean,but yes they are.Water just runs off them and they don't absorb water either.What is it you're wanting to do with them??
Kathi

    Bookmark   March 29, 2010 at 3:27PM
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chinacat_sunflower

yes, in the sense that they do not dissolve if you leave them in water for a week... I think they're a plastic, not a proper glue...

they're not very good as glue, though - if one of the objects is porous (paper, cloth), it will tend to swell, and loosen enough to make it unstable.

    Bookmark   April 4, 2010 at 9:46PM
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nicole__

They sell them at the dollar store.....better price! Yes...waterproof...

    Bookmark   April 21, 2010 at 12:36PM
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sunnyca_gw

Lot of" hot glue" melts if in area of hot sun so it can take rain but not sun! Jan

    Bookmark   April 21, 2010 at 8:09PM
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