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Old 14-04-2017, 08:42 PM   #46
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Originally Posted by cosmic tramp View Post
Well you can actually buy customised sticky tree bands from garden centres at around a tenner a time, which I don't want to do, as all they are are strips of garden bag material, covered with heavy duty adhesive, you could actually a make your own. So your Stockholm tar would probably work, yes.
Those ready made strips ain't cheap.

It's a while since I bought some tar but like you said it's way cheaper to use vaseline or direct onto the bark. The tar is quite sticky are like honey in texture and would soak into the bark.

A kilo of this would go a very long way.

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