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[NeverEnding] adhesives

I’m looking for a clear adhesive that will hold tight for all
eternity. I have to glue (epoxy, whatever) a base-metal bead
onto the shaft of a kilt pin. Soldering is just not going to work
for what I’m doing. I’m afraid I’d take the plating off the pin
and liquify the base-metal hollow bead. I’ve been using Devcon
2-ton epoxy. It works pretty well, but occasionally I still have
a bead come loose. I’m wondering if there is anything stronger
out there.

Pam East <@Pam_East>

Make sure the glue is fresh. Keep it in the fridge. Can tell you
from experience it will save you a lot of grief…