Yes, Ive used it before for a similar purpose, but it does take 15
hours to cure and set, before machining.. You might want to try a heli-
Vino es Veritas,
--- In Distillers@yahoogroups.com, "mstehelin" <mstehelin@...> wrote:
> Hello all.
> I have a kettle with a worn out valve. I was thinking of using Jb weld
> to build up the thread and threaded area, and then re-cut the threads.
> JB weld page says that it is:
> water-proof; petroleum-, chemical-, and acid-resistent; resists
> shock, vibration, and extreme temperature fluctuations, and withstands
> temperatures up to 500° F. J-B WELD is super strong, non-toxic, and
> safe to use.
> So waddaya think? Good or bad idea?