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WHo is good at mending stuff ...... HELP

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crystaltips Thu 03-Mar-05 09:48:23

My Mum recentl gave me a single glass cendlestick that has a lot of sentimental value .... and yup .... it's broken in two

The stick has snapped from the base - it is a clean break. The candlestick is quite sturdy but does not respond to superglue !!

Any ideas how to mend glass please

crystaltips Thu 03-Mar-05 10:52:19

alicatsg Thu 03-Mar-05 11:02:30

sorry - I have no idea but one thought - could you take it to a local antique shop/restorer type place and ask them for advice?

Snugs Thu 03-Mar-05 12:54:09

Found this article for you. By the sounds of it, you are better off not attempting to repair it yourself as you might make it harder for a professional to repair cleanly.
This one is an Italian company, but I'm sure with some research you could find others.


anorak Thu 03-Mar-05 12:55:18

You can buy special glass glue that dries crystal clear from the create & craft website.

crystaltips Thu 03-Mar-05 16:46:21


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