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Old Yesterday, 11:37 AM
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Going up ok but it is going to cost a small fortune in glue.
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You know Alex, lightweight batt type insulation is often held in place by a few lengths of wire stretched between the rafters. I use brickies string in my observatory to hold my folded aluminium batts in place.
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Thanks Glen..most timely the damn glue did not work and I have been wondering how to fix the situation. I went out and the foam had come away and the glue still wet...I am not sure it will take to the iron but I will wait until it dries.
The glue needs more time I think and I am doing a trial now ..but how to hold these foam blocks in place had me thinking.Your idea gives me an idea.I think some rope and some wood blocks may do it..hold it in place until it dries..I don't mind spending the money on glue if it works.

Thanks you again have helped me.

I was going to use contact adhesive which I thought should be good but the guy in Bunnings said with the heat of the iron it would not work and recommended this stuff I used...I reckon contact adhesive should work..anyways it's going up even if I have to screw it in place..just sent to irritate me is all..
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Well I went out and put up one panel again with this glue, high order hard as nails capable of instantly sticking an anvil to a post if you read their claims..rubbish..the stuff I put up this morning still has not dried out but it seems it will stick..but its still plyable..anyways using the idea of Glens wire I put up some rope glued up just one panel and with some foam off cuts and off cuts from the floor.. I made sure the foam is well supported ..it can stay there for a couple of days ..heck if it does not hold after 48 hours there is something wrong and if so I will calmly explain that to Bunnings and ask for a refund.

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