Re: Cap bottom !
From: Peter Electric[SMTP:elekessy-at-macquarie.matra-dot-com.au]
Reply To: elekessy-at-macquarie.matra-dot-com.au
Sent: Wednesday, August 27, 1997 6:44 AM
To: Tesla List
Subject: Re: Cap bottom !
Tesla List wrote:
> From: Jim Fosse[SMTP:jim.fosse-at-bjt-dot-net]
> Reply To: jim.fosse-at-bjt-dot-net
> Sent: Monday, August 25, 1997 8:49 PM
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> Subject: Re: Cap bottom !
> >From: Peter Electric[SMTP:elekessy-at-macquarie.matra-dot-com.au]
> >Reply To: elekessy-at-macquarie.matra-dot-com.au
> >Sent: Sunday, August 24, 1997 3:54 AM
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> >Subject: Re: Cap bottom !
> >Try a Hot melt glue gun. I make all my tops out of plexiglass and
> >them on with this stuff and it works a treat. You can also get it
> >again by heating with a hot air gun.
> Peter E.
> Hot glue works well until you start using transformer oil. (At
> least Shell Diax-al). Transformer oil dissolves the hot glue in a few
> I use epoxy glue for the bottom end cap and hot glue, which is
> above the oil level, for the top end cap.
I have been using Diala BX in mine and had no problems so far but you
have me worried now as I have just sealed a NS tranny with the stuff and
immersed it in oil. I might leave it sitting in a pan, just in case.