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The series of three videos demonstrates how to properly prepare and glue strong, durable joints and troubleshoot adhesive problems in joinery. They are available on Franklin Adhesives & Polymers’ new YouTube channel and during the AWFS Fair at booth #8437.

Franklin Adhesives & Polymers, a division of Franklin International, has produced a series of three new videos that provide easy-to-follow, in-depth information on preparing wood joints and troubleshooting corresponding adhesive problems.

The series includes videos on gluing assembly joints; preparing adhesive joints and troubleshooting edge and face gluing; and preparing laminated joints. In each video, a glue expert from the division’s technical support team walks viewers through the preparation process and helps them troubleshoot adhesive problems in joints. Each of the three videos is less than five minutes in length.

The videos reside on Franklin Adhesives and Polymers’ new YouTube Channel, The division also is showing the videos at booth #8437 throughout the Association of Woodworking & Furnishings Suppliers® (AWFS) Fair, held in Las Vegas July 24-27.

Franklin Adhesives & Polymers produced the videos in keeping with its commitment to provide a high level of technical support to customers. With more than 70 years combined hands-on experience, its technical support team is one of the most respected in the woodworking industry. The team works closely with customers to provide the best adhesive formulation for specific applications and to help them apply the adhesive properly to ensure superior results – and high-quality finished wood products.

Franklin Adhesives & Polymers manufactures adhesives for filter assembly, wood and wood products, office products and food packaging. The division supplies product and local service in more than 60 countries on six continents across the globe and operates a plant in Guangzhou, China to serve the Pacific Rim more efficiently.



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