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metal-to-painted metal adhesive recommendation

I need to find a glue to attach metal conduit to painted metal. Needs to handle vibration (will be on a trailer). Conduit will only have trailer wire - so not much weight. I am MOCD on most cabling stuff - and I want my trailer wires to be protected.

This is going on a home/farm build log splitter. Splitter is already painted, wanting to add the conduits and some form of adhesive seems like the best answer to me.
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Don't think any adhesive is going to work. Clamps are the way to go with that.
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Rather then try and glue them go with a mechanical fastener like this.

https://www.zoro.com/b-line-by-eaton...Q&gclsrc=aw.ds

Drill and tap the bottom rail of the trailer and then mount these.
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Frame is made out of an old school I-beam, very thick


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Rather then try and glue them go with a mechanical fastener like this.

https://www.zoro.com/b-line-by-eaton...Q&gclsrc=aw.ds

Drill and tap the bottom rail of the trailer and then mount these.


That I-bean will be fun to drill that hole into.......
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Frame is made out of an old school I-beam, very thick


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Weld the brackets?
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Then you should have enough metal to tap. Get some good drill bits and you'll be fine.
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