MasterTint Rocks April!

New! Now get color into your GluBoost products! With MasterTint, GluBoost has added a key innovation to its complete woodworking build and repair system. After a tremendous launch in April, our MasterTint Color additives continue to turn heads. Luthiers and techs alike are singing its praises as a great time and finish saving tool for […]

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MasterTint Instructions

New MasterTint CA-Additive products guarantee complete and accurate color control for repairs and restorations. Below are some simple application instructions.    1.     Place some MasterGlu CA or Fill n’ Finish Flexible Finishing product onto the mixing palette. 2.     Add your desired MasterTint color(s) as needed to mix and match to your […]

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What is MasterTint and how does it work?

Color matching can be a very difficult task even under the best of circumstances. Our MasterTint is the first color-mixing product that gives you a perfect match every single time! Available in three collection kits – Vintage, Modern, and Black and White — MasterTint collections make color matching spot on, for fast and simple woodworking […]

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Welcome to the Family!

GluBoost Adds MasterTint to Its Woodworking Product Lineup Available as kits in three color match collections, these new color additive products guarantee complete and accurate color control for repairs and restorations. Formulated to work with all GluBoost products, each of the three MasterTint kits comes complete with a unique, non-stick mixing palette and three dispensing […]

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March Birthdays of Note

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February Birthdays

Bob Marley 1945 Peter Gabriel 1950 Tony Iomni 1948 Kurt Cobain 1967 Johnny Winter 1944 Dates of Note The Beatles appeared at The Cavern Club, Liverpool, for the very first time (as The Beatles). They would go on to make a total of 292 other appearances at the Club. Led Zeppelin released Rock and Roll/Four […]

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Luthier Talk With Ryan Zalevsky

We recently interviewed Ryan Zalevsky, Senior Design Engineer (Specialty Brands) and Product Manager (Fender Basses) for our luthier spotlight. Here, he offers some helpful Dos and Dont’s for guitar builds and repairs:   1. Do take the time to let things dry. I have learned (sometimes hard lessons) to be patient with every material I […]

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Fill n’ Finish Pro Formulas – What Works on Which Wood?

Our GluBoost Family of Products loves wood, and MasterGlu Thin and UltraThin adhesives are certainly no exception. Below are some “top tech tips” to help you realize for yourself their true potential as work and time saving, best in class woodworking adhesives. MasterGlu Thin: Use on more slightly porous hard woods like rosewood and mahogany. […]

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Use a Glue Dry Accelerator for Quick Drying of all CA Applications

The moisture in the wood is what assists in curing CA glue.  However, woods vary as far as the acids contained and this will affect curing time so an accelerator such as GluBoost is best used for optimal results.    A good example is Spruce, which happens to be very acidic as are many other […]

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With instrument repair work, what is blooming (or all this white stuff)?

Blooming is the white haze left behind by CA vapors after a glue cures. This is typically caused by a couple of things – excessive adhesive, an inadequate accelerator is used, high humidity in the area, and improper ventilation around the part while the CA cures. While blooming does not affect the quality of the […]

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