Is Sikaflex 221 still the preferred option?

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Golf Juliet Tango
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Is Sikaflex 221 still the preferred option?

Oh dear.

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Tiger Seal is good stuff, that is what I did mine with years ago.
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221 always works for me Thumb Up

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In my kit CC sent TEROSON MS9220, the wings are still on nice and strong.

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I'm sure CC will send whatever they get the best deal on, Mark. 

Having said that, that's an improvement! I had to buy my own for my build!

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There are probably more recommendations in the archives for Sikaflex 221 and Tiger Seal than for anything else. 

But here's one for 291.

I'm not aware of a comparative trial.

And I suspect that the preparation of the stay and wing and the way that the stuff is applied may be more important than the precise properties of the adhesive. After losing two wings I now make a sausage roll rather than a sandwich.

Jonathan

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Thank you all. 

First job is getting all the old stuff off.

I was lucky that it came off when I was doing just 60 & the road was quiet enough to walk back and pick the wing up. Paint damage only.

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Either way, wings are still going strong at 4500+ miles, better than the rad Rofl

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Fix 4 fixings to the wing then thread a good zip tie through the fixing and around the wing stay, any future maintenance just cut the ziptie, there is previous threads on this in the archives but i don't know how to link it up to this. 

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"... there is previous threads on this in the archives but i don't know how to link it up to this."

Happy to help, but probably better if we practise in another thread.

Where do you get stuck: finding the threads, finding their URLs, or creating links to them?

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