Gluing Frosted Detail plastics

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    Shapeways currently has two Frosted Detail plastics .. FUD an FXD. Frosted Ultra Detail and Frosted Extreme Detail are both made of a UV cured acrylic polymer. What works for gluing FDP to itself and to other materials?

    MEK – Methyl ethyl ketone. I haven’t had great success using this with FDP. It works great with styrene and is the main ingredient in Testors cement.
    Plastruct Plastic Weld – This works for cementing FDP to itself or to styrene. The downside is that unlike cementing styrene with MEK this takes a good while to set back up .. hours if not overnight.
    Epoxy – works great for gluing FDP to itself or other materials .. just a little messy
    ACC – Super glues work as usual.

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