Bumper Cover Repair – How to Repair Broken Slot Tabs

In this video we will show you how to repair one of the “slot tabs” that are very common on bumpers. These are the rectangular slots on the edge that snap into the brackets on fenders and quarter panels. Often, these can break when you’re removing the bumper. They are hard to repair using two-part […]

Repairing Urethane Bumper Covers with an Airless Plastic Welder

Looking at the back of this bumper cover, we find the symbol “PUR.” Find the symbol on the label inside the plastic welder. For PUR, we need to use R01 rod. To keep the damage aligned while performing the repair, use aluminum body tape. Aluminum body tape is stiff and can withstand the heat from […]

Plastic Welding with Ease » Weld and repair a playground Slide using a plastic welder

Hi, I’m Bruce Lecky from Drader Manufacturing and I’m going to use the Drader Injectiweld to repair a damaged playground slide. My first job is to clean the damaged area. For maximum weld strength I’m going to use a grinder and a scraper to grind away the oxidization and the debris. The Injectiweld has a […]

How To Repair Plastic Bumper Tabs – Tab Repair

– Hey, this is Donnie Smith. Have you ever had a bumper cover, a plastic bumper cover have a tab broke, maybe you was in a little accident and it broke the tab all the way off or cracked it? If you’ve ever had that happen, these tabs are critical because this is what attaches […]

Learn Plastic Welding » Weld and repair a garbage bin with a plastic welder

Hello! I’m Bruce Lecky. I’m with Drader Manufacturing. And I’m going to show you how to repair this garbage can with the Drader Injectiweld Plastic Welding Equipment. Many thousands of garbage carts like this are repaired every day with the Drader Injectiweld. Garbage can manufactures usually have an excellent warranty program in place with their […]

Plastic Welding with an Airless Plastic Welder

For this bumper cover, we have found the symbols stamped into the backside. The symbols on this bumper cover are PP+EPDM. Look up the symbols in The Book of Automotive Plastic Repair that was included with your airless plastic welder or on the Internet at polyvance.com. For this bumper, we find that the plastic symbol […]

Bumper Repair with Plastic Welder

Set up your welder by screwing in the flat welding tip. Adjust the temperature control of your welder to the R10 setting and allow time for the welder to reach operating temperature. You will need to select the FiberFlex rod for this repair. Cut the stainless steel reinforcing mesh so that the mesh will span […]

Bumper Repair with Hot Air Plastic Welder

This video will demonstrate how to weld plastic using a hot air welder and standard welding rods. As with all plastic repairs, you will need to clean the repair area with plastic cleaner. Put on a heavy wet coat and wipe the area with a clean paper towel. Wipe in one direction to avoid re-contaminating […]