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  1. stevan5150

    stevan5150 Oakley Enthusiast

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    Anybody have any experience with fixing minor hair line cracks in "old 90's O-matter" material. Its around the Orbitals....
     
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  2. Mizztyler91

    Mizztyler91 Oakley Beginner

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    plastic glue..?
     
  3. TheOakleyConnoissuer

    TheOakleyConnoissuer Oakley Beginner

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    i usually melt the plastic a little around the fracture, and hold it in place til it cools. usually the quickest fix
     
  4. stevan5150

    stevan5150 Oakley Enthusiast

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    Hmmm, what do you use to melt it?
     
  5. TheOakleyConnoissuer

    TheOakleyConnoissuer Oakley Beginner

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    a standard lighter. if you wanted to get a cleaner burn, you could do some research on it, but i just used a garden variety lighter.
     
  6. Eckstream1

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    What frame is this for?

    Just curious...
     
  7. dr.chop

    dr.chop Oakley Expert

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    you can try some of the epoxies that are clear. I would think epoxy is safer than an open flame melting it, but i have never tried. Also, Weld-On had glues that are more industrial for acrylics and plastics, try those. See what you find.
     
  8. stevan5150

    stevan5150 Oakley Enthusiast

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    I purchased a 1st metallic sand with gold iridium straight jacket off eBay. And there turned out to be minor cracks on it
     
  9. stevan5150

    stevan5150 Oakley Enthusiast

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    Is there a particular epoxy you would suggest?
     
  10. GSP_87

    GSP_87 Oakley Beginner

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    I wanted to fix my broken New Frogskin. I looked into trying to make a mold of the stem and trying to find some plastic to mold my own replacement stems. Later I saw that people can do a 3D scan and print plastic parts via 3D printer. From what I've read, people can print plastic parts using ABS plastic, polycarbonate, or nylon.