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Old 02-14-2012, 11:13
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I was just wondering what everyone uses to glue the ribbon on alligator clips? I currently use Fabric Tac but lately have had a few customs let me know that the glue has come undone on the bottom of their clips so the ends are hanging out (so embarrassing!!) Should I glue gun the end of the ribbon on the underside? Any advice would be so appreciated!
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Old 02-14-2012, 11:16
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I use hot glue (high temp glue). You can also use double sided tape.
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Old 02-14-2012, 12:09
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I usually use double sided tape with hot glue on the ends to double secure them. I haven't had one problem with my clippies!
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I usually use double sided tape with hot glue on the ends to double secure them. I haven't had one problem with my clippies!
This is exactly what I do too. No problems at all.
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Just hot glue here. Never had a problem with the, even after accidentally washing.
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Just hot glue for me, never had an issue with it
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Same here high temp glue gun all the way. I've actually had some go through the dryer and they were a-okay (not sure how because I figured the glue would melt lol)
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Thanks so much everyone!
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Old 02-14-2012, 01:43
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High-temp glue gun and AdTech glue sticks.
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I have used double-sided tape and hot glue at the ends but a few days ago
I had some clippies of which the ribbon came off at the top. Possibly because of the embellishment but I think I will switch to hot glue all way along the ribbon.
I prefer the double sided tape but I just do not want to risk.
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