Glue of animal origin, it has a powerful tackiness and can be used in many ways (sealant, glue, coating, paint, etc ...). The rabbit skin glue is known for its properties of flexibility and finesse.
Preparation of the glue:
allow 100 g of rabbit skin glue to swell in 900 ml of water overnight then heat in a water bath (60 ° C) without boiling until the glue is completely fluid.
Sprinkle the white of Meudon little by little until the glue no longer absorbs the white of Meudon; turn the mixture to mix well, avoiding the formation of air bubbles.
pass with a spalter a first layer of preparation on the wood.
Leave to dry for about 2 hours then repeat the operation 3 times.
After complete drying of the last layer, pass fine sandpaper over a wooden block to polish the surface without drilling.
(JP Besenval recipe)