Broken cement cap


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Old 11-29-19, 07:13 PM
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Broken cement cap

Someone broke the corner off the cement cap of this pillar. I have the broken piece and it's a clean break. I think I can fix it by reattached with some sort of adhesive and holding it with a wraparound strap clamp.

Does that sound like a good strategy and what adhesive should I use?
 
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Old 11-29-19, 08:27 PM
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Old 11-30-19, 02:33 AM
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Cement based products wont work so only option I could suggest is a 2 part epoxy material, like the stuff used to install anchors into a slab!

That doesn't work, then a new one!
 
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Old 11-30-19, 04:01 AM
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If I had to repair it, I'd drill and figure out some sort of dowel to help support the broken piece [along with adhesive]. I agree replacement is best.
 
 

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