anotherbrian
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RE: rubber seal around screen coming off - latitude e7440

For all us folks who are out of warrantee seems like a waste of money and effort for the tear down to make this simple repair. Good old MIT specs out glues applications: d-lab.mit.edu/.../D-Lab_Learn-It_Adhesives.pdf.  Our situations seems to be glass, rubber, and heat.   That narrows it to just reactive glues, namely epoxy. and silicone.  Both block water which seems desirable in this application.  Silicone, though, is shown as 2mm thick - leaves epoxy.  It names the following as Common brands: Loctite, Devcon, JB  Weld, Titebond, 3M Scotch - Weld