Use Regular Contact Cement:If you are going to use glue to keep the rubber edge trim on I recommend regular contact cement.
Follow these Special Installation:
You cannot use the recommended procedure of putting the contact cement on both surfaces and letting it sit for a few minutes to get tacky and then put the glued edge trim onto the edge it's covering. It will stick in all sorts of different depths on the rubber and make a horrid mess of your project.
I would suggest applying the contact cement on the leading edge of item you are putting the rubber edge trim on. Then put the rubber edge trim extrusion on right away and leave it in place to set. It may not be the according to the cement instructions, but it will harden and be stuck to stay.
Some rubber edge trim extrusions come with the glue already in it. I find it does not always work out too well as the glue is not designed to harden if the sun shines on it and gets a bit warm. The glue will soften and run out all over the place. I can't say all the soft glues behave this way but can say many do.
Questions?If you have questions, email me and I'll fill in the blanks, or edit my special instructions for installing rubber edge trim with your suggestions.
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