May 26, 2009 #5 simhopper said: silicone does not stick to silicone You will need to strip it off to ensure a 100% sealed job Remove the grease however and the resin will stick to it like glue. One of the most adhesive used widely for gluing together surfaces is CA glue. On any item that you have to handle , such as the outside of a … It does not contain acetic acid or any other corrosive chemicals. Reaction score 196. Silicone caulk is tricky to paint over because the paint just beads up and doesn’t stick to the surface well to cover it up. The silicone cured, will not stick to almosts anything, but uncured it is a mess. But the good news is that other resins will not stick to it, which is allows it to be a good molding material. Discussion in 'General DIY' started by xr4x4, 12 Feb 2013. xr4x4. The result is increased performance over “extended” formulations in the form of greater adhesion, less shrinkage, higher temperature performance, and lower temperature application. silicone does not stick to silicone You will need to strip it off to ensure a 100% sealed job . It would be advisable not to postbake the parts prior to performing the silicone adhesion step. It offers an instant bond to most surfaces that are friendly to the glue. Joined: 1 Oct 2009 Messages: 3,159 Thanks Received: 290 Location: Hampshire Country: Hello all, I want to seal up some draughty windows, I want to seal them with clear silicone sealant but don't want to … ). Surely this is nonsense. However, it does not glue well on every surface. Reply. What doesn't silicone stick to..? I chose the platinum cure sorta clear 40. Furthermore, it is highly resistant to weathering, moisture, the sun, and extreme temperatures. The glue works best on wood and a few other surfaces. Paint will not stick to silicone, so always minimize overspray when using silicone near painted areas (door hinges, locks, etc.). Supporter. Silicone. A. Alan.P TF. THis is a food grade platinum cure silicone that also is sort of clear. What the critical question is in EVERY case of silicone caulk not sticking well is this: Was this the first time silicone was applied to that same surface. This is a nuisance if you want to do something like repaint a wall where silicone has been used to fill gaps between the wall and trim, for example. So, this is a little bit of a trick answer because silicone is a resin itself. Which Surfaces Does CA Glue Not Adhere Well To. Anything sticky must stick to itself as the very minimum on a list of what it sticks to. The silicone molecules in the middle of a line of silicone which is at neither end, and therefore not spending it's time sticking to, say, a shower tray or row of tiles, must be spending it's time sticking to other silicone molecules. 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