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epoxy

Chem
1. of, consisting of, or containing an oxygen atom joined to two different groups that are themselves joined to other groups
2. short for epoxy resin

epoxy

, epoxide resin
any of various tough resistant thermosetting synthetic resins containing epoxy groups: used in surface coatings, laminates, and adhesives
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Epoxy

A plastic material that can be used as a filler to replace missing building components.
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epoxy

A class of synthetic, thermosetting resins which produce tough, hard, chemical-resistant coatings and excellent adhesives.
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If you want to fix the candleholders permanently in the jars, use Superglue or epoxy glue. Otherwise, a very small amount of reusable adhesive, such as Blu Tack will do the trick.
The experimental results for the knee joints showed that in the case of epoxy glue the better way of reinforcement is to use two additional plates instead of one plate.
Instrument maker Boosey & Hawkes, for example, offers a line of oboes and clarinets made from a heat-treated mix of African blackwood sawdust, carbon fiber and epoxy glue. The manufacturing process utilizes the entire tree, not just the traditional cuts.
If the seat splits use carpenter's glue, or epoxy glue, and clamps to fasten the two pieces together.
TeleKit's instructions recommend using the supplied epoxy glue to mate the kit's wooden parts.
At least he was pleased until one of them posted 93 theses -- of which he only read three before being plagued with self-doubt -- on the glass doors of the church by means of epoxy glue. (At their next meeting, the board of managers did not seem to care it was a precise anniversary of the original protest.) The John Calvins had an easier time since ear-flap caps have never been scarce in Canada in November.
The most reliable mounting job is achieved when the mount base is bonded to the barrel or receiver using epoxy glue. Use one of the slow-drying varities of epoxy because it cures with some resiliency.
Epoxy glue that was used to attach the blue and gold braided beard on the gold burial mask of King Tutankhamen can be removed and the mask can be restored, says Christian Eckmann, a German restoration specialist, according to USA Today.
The project required technicians to first drill down to the concrete on the White House roof, then use epoxy glue and threaded rods to install a gridded subassembly onto which the solar panels could be secured.
I bought a 10-foot length of copper pipe at the contractor supply store for $9, plus some epoxy glue, copper end caps and the cheapest curtain rod mounts I could find.