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Old 7th Sep 2017, 9:56 pm   #21
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Location: Redruth, Cornwall, UK.
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Default Re: Polystyrene knobs and button repair

Originally Posted by McMurdo View Post
ABS plastic can be welded with the stuff you get for water pipes. This appears to be a solvent with a gel thickener.

I was thinking along the same lines and wondered if Polypipe solvent cement would do the job.
I've successfully used this for welding ABS waste pipe fittings which is what it is primarily intended for.

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