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Topic by Sanderguy777 posted 05-29-2015 08:55 PM 18327 views 0 times favorited 7 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Sanderguy777

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05-29-2015 08:55 PM

Topic tags/keywords: question attic workshop basement garage storage utility room rafters lumber fiber glass refurbishing

I live in a house where the previous owners made boats. I am building a saw bench and I took a board down from the rafters and it had fiberglass on it. I have taken care of the roll of fiberglass but my questions are: 1st, How to get the fiber glass strands off the board? 2nd, is there a way to get them off my leather gloves? They are the split leather ( suede stuff inside and out) can I get it off or should I get new gloves?



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Dan Lyke

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06-01-2015 12:46 AM

My first try would involve tape!

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Sanderguy777

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06-01-2015 03:57 AM

Good idea

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Diyjunkie

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05-22-2018 02:28 PM

Hey! I’d recommend just buying new gloves. It’ll save you a lot of time and hassle in trying to get the fiberglass off.

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Will

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10-31-2018 08:55 PM

Sounds like a pretty big issue for you.

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John

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11-28-2018 08:24 PM

Wrap the gloves in a plastic bag and toss them.

-- I got out of the rat race. The rats kept winning.

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Design59

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01-11-2019 03:23 PM

I would recommend you use a separate pair of gloves when working with fiberglass.

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