Lots of items loose chunks over time and, mysteriously, the bits are often never
found. Sometimes these items are intricate, such as woodturnings, ceramics or
iron lace, and it would seem impossible to repair.
That’s where Selleys Knead It comes in. It’s a hand-knead able epoxy repair
system. It can be used to restore, repair and rebuild practically anything, such
as timber, masonry, ceramics, metal, toys, gutters and downpipes, even chipped
Step 1: Clean up the repair area with turps, a wire brush or sandpaper, and then
cut off enough Knead It to do the job. Seal the remainder back in its tube for
Step 2: Mix the Knead It with your fingers until it forms a uniform colour. It
will also start to heat up.
Step 3: Push the epoxy into the surface to be repaired, leaving no air bubbles,
and then form it into shape. Smooth the surface with a little water if you like.
Step 4: In about an hour it will be hard enough to saw, drill, file and paint.
There are three types of Knead It:
- Multipurpose for practically everything.
- Aqua for stopping leaks and keeping boats afloat in emergencies.
- Metal for repairing steel, iron, aluminium and other metals. You can even
repair damaged threads and bolts.
Keep Knead it in your
toolbox – you never know when you’ll need it! Wear gloves if you have sensitive
skin, otherwise wash your hands with soapy water as soon as you’ve finished.
Knead It and all other
Selleys products are available at
all good hardware