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Superglue gel seems to be the easiest to control. There are actually some cyanoacrylates out there now that are rubberized and surface insensitive that do great for the impact that inserts, bushings and fletching encounter repeatedly. Like always, Brian is spot-on. Air and hot temps are brutal on cyanoacrylates. Loctite once told me that superglue stored in a cool dark environment still only has a shelf-life of one year. If you go to a quality industrial supply shop and buy it, most likely they will store it in refrigeration. The very best adhering superglue that I've ever come across is Loctite 454 Prism gel. You can get it in small tube or larger tubes. It's got a great control tip and like toothpaste, you can roll up the end of the tube as you use it, eliminating air as you go. It's not real cheap, though. What I tried last year-- and was very impressed with the results-- was the Loctite Professional at Walmart. It seems to have fantastic adhesion, and it's not expensive at all. The downside is it's a liquid, so sometimes it does require some quick clean-up if the glue begins to run down the shaft after applying the vane/feather. I always cut up a paper towel into one inch squares and use those to wipe up any excess. Every year I fletch several dozen arrows for myself and friends. This was what I did this year. All of them were fletched with the Loctite Professional just as were last year's. Most of the arrows I've done the last couple of years were with Norway Fusion vanes with a helical twist. They have held really well with the Loctite professional. [URL=http://s1118.photobucket.com/user/IndyArcher/media/b804a1ae-142c-4356-a491-907d1147cd68_zps2000d74d.jpg.html][IMG]http://i1118.photobucket.com/albums/k603/IndyArcher/b804a1ae-142c-4356-a491-907d1147cd68_zps2000d74d.jpg[/IMG][/URL] [URL=http://s1118.photobucket.com/user/IndyArcher/media/e4dbbd92-eff6-45bc-b8fe-0ab46070106a_zpsaa402763.jpg.html][IMG]http://i1118.photobucket.com/albums/k603/IndyArcher/e4dbbd92-eff6-45bc-b8fe-0ab46070106a_zpsaa402763.jpg[/IMG][/URL]
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