Air Beds

Can You Use Gorilla Glue On Air Mattress?

Chris King

Adhesives such as super glue, gorilla glue or contact cement can be used to help patch repair an inflatable air mattress, it is quick and easy and gives a solid fix when repaired correctly.

Can You Use Gorilla Glue On Air Mattress?

There are a lot of products out there that claim to be the best thing since sliced bread. But when it comes to Gorilla Glue, it really does live up to the hype.

Gorilla Glue Air Mattress Repair

Gorilla Glue is an incredibly versatile product that can be used for a wide variety of applications, including repairing an air mattress.

While Gorilla Glue is great for a quick fix, it’s not intended to be a long-term solution. If you’re looking to repair your air mattress permanently, you’ll need to purchase a patch kit specifically designed for air mattresses.patch kit specifically designed for air mattresses.

If you’re only looking to use Gorilla Glue as a temporary measure, here’s what you need to do:

  1. Firstly locate the leak, inflate the mattress and find where it is leaking, if it is a pin hole then use a marker and draw a circle around it so you know where it is.
  2. Deflate the mattress and located the hole to patch.
  3. Clean the area around the leak with soapy water and a cloth, then allow the area to dry completely.
  4. Apply Gorilla Glue liberally to the hole or tear.
  5. Apply another layer of glue over the first layer and add a patch to this.
  6. Once both layers of glue have dried completely too can then inflate your mattress again.

Gorilla Glue is a great temporary solution for fixing an air mattress, but it’s not meant to be permanent. For a long-lasting fix, purchase a patch kit or take your mattress to a professional repair shop.

A quick and easy way to use Gorilla Glue as a temporary fix for yourair mattress. Just remember that Gorilla Glue is not meant to be a permanent solution, so if you’re looking for something more long-lasting, you’ll need to purchase a patch kit or take your mattress to a professional repair shop. Thanks for reading!


What is Gorilla Glue?

Gorilla Glue is an American brand of polyurethane adhesives which is extremely strong, there are a number of different types of glue designed for different applications and materials.

How long till it dries and I can inflate?

The clear glue dries in 10 to 45 seconds, making it ideal for quick fixes.

Can you just glue a hole in an air mattress?

This is unlikely to work on a pin hole as once inflated and the rubber has expanded and stretched the glue over the hole will crack releasing the air again. The patch gives a better and more reliable fix ideal for pin hole punctures and tears or rips.

About the author: Chris loves the outdoors and has developed a love of gadgets and inflatable toys, from kayaking and paddle boarding to relaxing in his hot tub at home. The founder of WhichInflatable and has been the editor for 7 years.

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