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Attaching to Melamine

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I am in the process of making a bed riser for a friend. This is like the RV style, with a lift portion for storage. I am building a 1 x 4 frame, and have 1/4" melamine panel to attach to the frame. I was planning on using PL Premium and some small finishing nails to hold the melamine panels to the framework. Will the PL Premium adhere to the melamine?

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My guess is that the construction adhesive will work, but you may want to rough up the edge of the melamine to help with the adhesion.

FWIW, Titebond makes a special glue for melamine

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Thanks for the suggestions. I roughed it up and used the PL Premium, and then pin nails to hold it until setup. I used my laminate roller to seat the glue. seems like it will hold good enough.

I will get some of the Titebond Melamine glue to have in the shop for future use.

Thanks again. This forum is awesome by the way.

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