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  1. Pete999
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    As a project I am interested in getting some Liquid plastic, the sort you could possibly recover or repair insulated tools with, I realise it won't be up to VDE standards, but would like to give it a try anyway, anyone got any ideas as to where I can get some? tried The Shed, Wickes etc.
     
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    Marlin do polymer balls that can be melted and then shaped for small plastic hobby type of things
     
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    Sorry maplin
     
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    Thought of Maplins as I was leaving the sheds this morning, but my memory had gone by the time I had passed the store, thanks anyway will have a look see tomorrow.
     
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    what about latex? you can buy a part mix solution online.
     
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    Thanks
     
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    Your welcome, but check the pricing because it looks to be about £7 cheaper direct from Plastidip (http://www.plastidip.co.uk).
     
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    whilst we're on the subject of getting hold of the unusual, anyone know where i can get a bowden cable repaired or replaced? pic shows where the plastic retaining collar has snapped on the groove. ( should be enlargeable).

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    Acetone and polystiryne.

    Dissolve the polystiryne into the acetone until it's like gel and layer on.
    Rather brittle if they're airbubbles but very diy :D
     
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    when operated, the collar is under tension. should have been made of metal, but that's Ford for you. their answer is to replace cable and lock assembly ( can't buy the cable separately ). parts cost £100. labour if they fit it £80.
     
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