Low Risk Hot Tools – Heat Gun & Glue Gun

  • Bosch PKP18E
  • Various materials including; Card, Formcore, MDF, PLY and textile
  • Gluing and temporary joining
  • Workshop Category: W2
  • Workshop Risk Category: Green: Low Risk


Suitable for cardboard, wood and some plastic. User presses the trigger and glue gun pushes the glue sticks through the hot nozzle.

Start with a Risk Assessment to ensure a safe work area:

  1. Clean your working area and make sure you have enough space for your work.

Operational Safety Rules:

  1. Make sure the cable of the glue gun is not damaged. In case you spot anything wrong, report it to the member of the staff.
  2. Plug in the glue gun into a power supply. Wait for 2-3 minutes and then press the trigger. If the glue is coming out of the nozzle seamlessly you can start gluing.
  3. Always keep a piece of card or wood under the nozzle of the glue gun so the glue does not drip on the table or your work.
  4. Unplug the glue gun once you finished with your work.

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