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Old 06-10-2019, 12:56 PM
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I need this to stick down LiteSpan, a synthetic, Japanese tissue. Can't seem to find it anywhere. Does anyone know of a source? For Balsa Rite, that is. :*)
Old 06-11-2019, 07:16 PM
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Hi Andy,
Last year I noticed it was getting hard to find. Coverite Balsarite
So I bought a large 16oz can of it to have on tap. It's a latex film great
for fuel proofing the front end of a plane and around the wing saddle.
I also use it on ply so shrink film will stick better to it. There are hundreds
of cans out there in small hobby shops it's how I found mine.

Searching for it on main stream sites is getting tough but not impossible.
Most sites say:
"Discontinued, no longer available for purchase"

Check this discussion out:
https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...e-to-Balsarite
Old 06-22-2019, 05:21 AM
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Sig Stix-It does the same thing. Lots of it here:

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