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How to Build a Glue-Gun Stand

Dripping glue is often unavoidable when working with a hot-glue gun. Here's an easy way to make a stand that'll catch any dripping glue.

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make a glue gun stand
  • Time

    15 Minutes

  • Price Range

    $1 - $50

  • Difficulty



Step 1: Prepare the Base

Glue the top of a jar to the end of a small piece of wood. The top is used to catch any dripping glue.

prepare the base

Step 2: Attach the Wood and Broom Holder

Glue a small piece of wood perpendicular to the base to use as a rest for the gun.

Glue a broom holder on top of the rest to hold the gun.

attach wood and broom holder