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Tip: Replace the top of your glue bottle with a top from a liquid detergent bottle with a built-in cap.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER Sep-Oct 1989 (v.5#5) pg. 10

Improved no-clog top for a glue bottle is made from an electrical connector and a nail.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #16 Sep-Oct 1990 pg. 10

Sketch shows storage rack made from ABS pipe for holding cartridges of glue, caulk, etc.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #60 Aug 1997 pg. 32

Tip suggests cutting a hole in a sponge to hold a bottle of glue so it won't tip over.
BOYS' LIFE Jan 1991 (v.81#1) pg. 18

Build a rack from clothes hanger wire to store your glue bottles upside down and ready for use.
CANADIAN HOME WORKSHOP Oct 1998 (v.22#1) pg. 14

Tip shows how to make a glue holster that holds bottles upside down and ready for instant use.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #379 Jun 1997 (v.47#6) pg. 16

Tip on using petroleum jelly to keep cap from sticking to PVC cement container.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #92 Dec 1994-Jan 1995 pg. 30

Tip on using a foam cooler and 4-watt light bulb to keep paint, glue, etc. from freezing in an unheated shop.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #98 Oct-Nov 1995 pg. 26

Tip on building a heated storage cabinet for water stones, glue, etc.
FINE WOODWORKING #114 Sep-Oct 1995 pg. 24

Tip suggests using a glass flower frog to hold inverted glue bottles, brushes, knives, etc.
NUTSHELL NEWS Jan 1996 (v.26#1) pg. 88

Tip on tethering glue bottle caps using a length of fishing line.
WOOD MAGAZINE #80 Aug 1995 (v.12#5) pg. 26

Grab-it-and-go glue tote. A decorative wooden carrier with box joint corners is used to hold glue bottles or other items. The full-length tote handle pivots out of the way. Overall dimensions: 13"x6"x4" deep.
WOOD MAGAZINE #86 Feb 1996 (v.13#2) pg. 94, Insert

Small hole drilled in the cap of a gallon jug allows a controlled stream when filling a smaller bottle.
WOOD MAGAZINE #94 Jan 1997 (v.14#1) pg. 12

Tip on using a hanging shower bottle to store and dispense glue.
WOODCARVING #46 Jan-Feb 1999 pg. 54

Tip describes how to get an airtight seal when mounting a brush in the cap of a polish jar, glue dispenser, ... etc.
WOODTURNING #47 Nov 1996 pg. 76

Tip on storing the cap of your plastic glue bottle so it won't get lost.
WOODWORK #27 Jun 1994 pg. 22

Tip on storing your glue bottles upside down in water to keep tip clear and ready for use.
WOODWORK #30 Dec 1994 pg. 18

Tip on keeping bottle spouts from clogging with dried glue.
WOODWORKER Nov 1991 (v.95#11) pg. 1181

Tip on storing a glue bottle upside down in a simple rack.
WOODWORKER Feb 1995 (v.99#2) pg. 93

Tip recommends capping tubes of caulk and adhesive with a screw eye or hook in the nozzle to facilitate storage.
WORKBENCH Jun 1997 (v.53#3) pg. 12