Araldite for the Motorist
Motoring Emergency? Get you there and get you home ideas from Araldite
Motorists can make up their own emergency repair kit using Araldite® adhesives. Here are some ideas to help them choose.
A snag or a tear in a tyre can signal trouble in store but as an emergency measure to stop further immediate damage use Araldite® Super Glue. Available in either liquid or gel format, it will bond rubber in seconds on a tyre wherever these is no escape of air.
This tear was the result of 'kerbing' but with Araldite® Super Glue the bond was still intact after a 120-mile journey.
Araldite Crystal Fix repair avoids expensive car seat bill
Araldite® Crystal Fix, a transparent, rapid-setting paste adhesive for interior bonding and fitting work, has saved at least one motorist from a hefty leather seat repair bill.
Araldite® Rapid works for Rolls-Royce restoration project
Motoring author Malcolm Tucker not only writes about cars - enthusiasts should read 'The Goodwood Phantom', his account of BMW's 1998 acquisition of Rolls-Royce motorcars and the emergence of the eponymous new model - he also restores them.
One of his most ambitious projects has been the repatriation of a 1920 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost from the USA and its remarkable progress towards a complete renovation.
Araldite on the move
The launch of Araldite's extended product range and the availability of its products in Halfords branches seems to have struck a chord with Britain's motorists - especially those who like to camp or tour.