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Old 08-09-2018, 04:32 PM   #196
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I've used thinset on factory made end caps but on some chair rails I've cut my own mitered corners that turn back toward the wall. On some of those, they fit so well that I super glue the cap to the chair rail without a joint at all. I'm not sure which you have but if you can get thinset to hold it in place until it sets and you get it grouted, it's usually fine. A small piece of tape may be needed to hold it in place while it dries.
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Old 08-10-2018, 10:31 AM   #197
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Davy,

Thanks for your reply.

This is not a factory made end cap. I had to cut this as you can see below. I probably could glue this. I was thinking about using super glue designed for ceramic. Would that be the prefered approach?
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Old 08-10-2018, 11:14 AM   #198
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I used Latapoxy for gluing trim pieces for my tile soap shelves/dishes. It is rock solid, waterproof, and I donít think I could separate the pieces without breaking the tiles first. Been up for close to a year with daily use. No sign of any degradation.
The downside is itís not cheap and the smallest size is 1 quart. Upside is Iíve found lots of uses for it around the house on other projects.
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Old 08-10-2018, 11:25 AM   #199
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Good suggestion to use epoxy but I suspect I could use any good quality epoxy.
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Yep, I've also used epoxy and it holds well. Super glue also holds real well but only gives you a few seconds to adjust it. Sometimes the quick drying is nice, sometimes not.
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