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FESTOOL DOMINO (D 5X30/300 BU) 494938-3

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Code 494938
Description .
Product Type Consumable
Strengths and Benefits N/A
Applications Wooden dowels with expanding glue slots and lateral ribs for optimum fitting accuracy
100% rotation-proof right from the first Domino
For N/A
In Systainer N/A
Scope of Delivery N/A
Specifications Dimensions: 5x30 mm
qty. in pack: 300 piece(s)



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What are Domino tenons made of?

Domino tenons are made out of solid Beech, a very dense, strong hardwood.
They have tiny glue pockets embossed on the face to accommodate glue and ridges along the edges for a perfect fit.
Domino Sipo hardwood tenons are currently available, and are great for exterior applications like furniture, shutters, gates, decks, trim, even boat building.
Sipo is a tropical hardwood similar to mahogany and is significantly more resistant to moisture, decay, fungi and termites.
Sipo tenons are legally imported from cultivated plantations.

What's the fastest way to apply glue to the mortise and Domino tenon?

As you are already saving considerable time using the Domino joining over traditional methods, we suggest that you take care when gluing up to ensure a good, solid joint.

Simply squirt glue in the mortise and coat the sides with either a q-tip or brush.
Some prefer using a disposable flux or acid brush for this.
Brush glue across the face of the Domino tenon and along the edge as well.
The patented glue pockets on the face of the Domino tenon ensure good adhesion.
Be generous with the glue, you don

Which size Domino tenon should I use for which thickness of material?

Generally, the Domino thickness should be one third the thickness of the work piece. When joining

How do you glue the Domino tenons?

For best results, squeeze yellow glue, polyurethane or epoxy into the mortise and use a brush or q-tip to swab the sides.
Lightly brush each face and along the edge of the Domino tenon and insert it.
Brush glue along the face of your joint, clamp and allow to set.

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