What is the strongest glue for balsa wood?

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Any wood glue is fine and will be stronger than the wood it's self when done correctly. Titebond is excellent, and is also available in a waterproof version (Titebond3), as well.
Keep everything clean, clamp the joint, firmly without crushing the material, and don't expect end grain, to glue up strong, no matter the species of wood. Research how to glue up wood if you don't know, it takes more than good glue to make a good joint, in wood.
PS wipe up your glue squeeze out, with a damp rag.
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How much does the balsa wood cost?

It varies between stores, your best bet is to contact a Hobby store near you, or check the webb for balsa wood, sometimes you can get it for less.

What is the strongest wood glue?

According to a test done by Fine Woodworking magazine, regular PVA and Type 1 PVA came out ahead amongst the six types tested. Refer to the "Related Links" below the advertisements for more details on their testing. ANS 2 - AS both of the Related Links are apparently defunct, I will add my answer. In my experience, TiteBond ll is the best wood glue available, and I believe it is a Type 1 PVA. I have just found and read the results of the test that FW magazine did and in fact the strongest wood glue was TiteBond lll, a type 1 PVA, which I have not yet used.

How hard is balsa wood?

Balsa wood is very soft and floats very well -- a great wood for making model boats and other models as well.

How do you harden balsa wood?

Well, for starters balsa wood is very diverse in its hardness as it depends on what part of the tree it is from. Apparent hardness however can be increased more on wood that appears to be almost papery soft. There are several ways of accomplishing this. First a simple adhesion of thinly layered ballistic nylon layed over the balsa wood and baked in the oven at about 275 degrees will produce fairly stiff balsa. The second method involves soaking the wood in egg whites and then applying a small amount of pressure to the the perpendicular surfaces of the wood. Let this cure for approximately 2 days. The preferred method I have found is counterintuitive, but works wonderfully. It is however out of reach of most normal people and involves detonating a small charge of high velocity explosive (PETN, RDX, TNT) near the balsa. the resulting shockwave compresses the fiber to form stronger excilinated layers. The simple solution is not to quarter saw the balsa, but to eighth saw it. This yields balsa that is harder and stronger than is usually available.

Is balsa wood a real wood?

Yes, it's the dried wood of the (surprise surprise) balsa tree, Ochroma pyramidale , a member of the mallow family.

Does balsa wood have glue in it?

No, balsa wood is simply a very light, but strong wood, much used in models for it's strength relative to weight. You should glue it with TiteBond ll.

What is the strongest type of wood glue?

TiteBond lll is the strongest wood glue ! - A very strenuous test was run last year by "Fine Woodworking " magazine and a national university science department. 12 wood glues were tested in different ways and pulled or wrenched apart while being filmed . TiteBond lll came out the leader by quite a margin.