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Old May 26, 2012, 12:31 AM
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is using a high temp glue gun to cut foam hazardous to my health


i have recently been using a high-temp glue gun to make the edges smooth instead of sanding them. I am melting fan-fold foam, and i am wondering if it might be bad for me, as I am usually naeseated afterwards.
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Old May 26, 2012, 12:58 AM
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YES!!!!!!! EPP fumes (from burning/melting) can blister the throat and breathing passages...not sure about fan fold but certainly not a good idea to inhale those fumes either. Adequate ventilation is essential!!!!!!
Old May 27, 2012, 03:20 PM
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YES VENTILATION IS A MUST
Old May 27, 2012, 10:16 PM
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Is very nocive, if you love your life use a fan or go to ventilated area.

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Old May 28, 2012, 10:37 AM
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Fan on, window open.
Old May 28, 2012, 12:37 PM
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oh thats ok then because i am working in a very welll ventilated are (3 windows open on one side of the room, and 2 on the other).


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