I would like to know what would be the best adhesive to use on stretchy cotton material? Realated Posts: Gemtac would be the safest glue as it’s non toxic and gives a reasonably strong bond but I personally wouldn’t be happy giving a baby a dummy with crystals on which are choke hazards themselves. Hi Shaundie as regards the helmet and plastic side covers e6000 would probably be your best option or UV-6800 (same as e6000 but uv stable doesn’t yellow in UV light) if you can get hold of it. If they don’t then you can complete the strip, if they don’t you will be able to remove the glue with a little nail varnish remover, but the e6000 packaging states that its suitable for sealing PVC so I would suspect the bond will be a strong one. Apply crystals directly onto an uncured layer of soak-off gel top coat. I would like to glue them to stud earring pads, but as the surface of the bead isn’t flat I’m struggling to find the right glue. Swarovski have a style of flatbacks …. If you leave the top of the tube it rapidly thickens in the nozzle and becomes difficult to work with. :) I buffed some of my nails, but then I had to go to school, so I grabbed the … Thanks very much for your help. You can find the data sheet for E6800 Here. Then, apply a very thick layer of top coat and push the embellishments onto your nails. Hi Katie I've opened the lids for the black rhinestones and a few iridescent pearlized crystals. Khaled, but I’ve found rhinestones and gems often fall off.. am going to try gem tac or such as FireMtn. Hi Alta The most popular style is the 2058 Swarovski Xilion Rose Enhanced which has 14 facets to provide the ultimate in dazzle. Hi We have a tutorial for crystallizing a phone case which might help http://www.crystalandglassbeads.com/blog/2012/how-to-make-swarovski-iphone-case-tutorial.html the best adhesive would be e6000 of if you don’t like the fumes gemtac which is also quite strong. The e6000 glue wont eat the foil backing on Swarovski crystals, it only eats the foil backing on acrylic crystals or cheaper chinese crystals with a plastic foil backing. Thank you!! E6000 will eat the foil and cloud the acrylic crystal. I have a few suggestions. Hi Trisha The data sheet for Part A doesn’t contain any warnings but Part B The hardener has the following in the data sheet…. Hi Nicolle I don’t want to go to the expense of buying a wand until I see if I’m any good Can I use the hot fix gems with Gem Tac? Pick up Swarovski Crystals with a wax stick or tweezers and apply to the uncured top coat or sprinkle Crystal Pixie on to the nails. Your other alternative is HOTFIX to see if the material is suitable you can do a water test. Shellac? I’d like to cover the plastic Manual Shifter Knob in my car with Swarovski Flat back crystals. As regards rhinestone size we have a guide here with a printable pdf that shows the crystal size as its difficult to judge on screen. 306 Comments I have read that E6000 has good bond but it is not good for baby? Hi, Alternatively you can fill the hole with glue and use a flatback crystal to replace the missing chaton if you are unable to get the size/colour required. Let’s see how to do icy crystals on your nails. Hi I am in the process of looking for a pair of louboutin’s and I and going to be strassing them. It sounds like you may have acrylic crystals which don’t go well with e6000 because the adhesive melts the foil backing and clouds the crystals. Comment document.getElementById("comment").setAttribute( "id", "ae07a29896367a1fa6f6d527800d958b" );document.getElementById("b4010045ee").setAttribute( "id", "comment" ); © Copyright 2019 Crystal and Glass Beads, All Rights Reserved. Flatback stones can be glued to the setting itself if the prongs are removed and a setting back remains or if the setting left behind have a cone shaped hole you can set chattons / table diamonds into the holes and glue them into place see here settings chatons. Thank you . Thanks. I wanted my nails done but my nails/fingers were sore from bad hangnails. Hi Sarah Crystals can and do come free especially if they are in a babies mouth so while crystallizing a keepsake is fine, adding crystals to a bottle that’s in use is another matter. Hi, I’d like to embellish domino jewelry and after doing a little research I am still not sure what glue to use. Do you mean the stem of the feather (bit going through the middle) or the actual feather itself? Rhinestones can be added to almost any surface, providing the correct adhesive is used to provide a suitable bond between the crystal and material. Is there anything that would work? Would you recommend gem tac or E6000 for this ? I’m making binged out horse boots ( professionals choice smb II)boot if you want to research it to see the type of Velcro fabric is) I’m blinging the Velcro parts well the outside of the velcro it’s like a Nylon or plastic fabric I really don’t know how to describe it. i don’t see how these companies can claim there crystals are gauranteed to stay on.. What am I missing? I make dog collars and leashes and want to make a high-end collar using swarovski crystals. The downside of this adhesive is the fumes are very strong and contain a carcinogenic substance, so a mask needs to be worn when using. I don’t have a tutorial sorry but we have 2 shoe tutorials and the principle will be the same you can use gemtac to attach the crystals. Please could you recommend a site to get the crystals and glue from please , Hi Zoe I am needing advice on which glue to use for flat back swarovski on leather (browbands). I still have mine from my wedding which is full length and which she would love to wear but it doesn’t have crystals. Hello I’m wanting to embelish my.onsie round the hood and across the back would gemtac be best suitable and 3mm swarovski crystals?? If you do use e-6000 use in a well ventilated area and if you are going to use it frequently it will be worth investing in a mask to filter out the harmful particles from the air. I want to glue flat backs to Motorcycle what is the best glue to use. are the crystals Swarovski or Preciosa or are they acrylic? Do u stock this or how would I go about bying it? I also roughed up the area with an emery board before applying; these bits are running along the narrow sides of the domino. Could be useful down the road on another project :o). For different projects, I’ve found nothing that sticks to silicone. If you do decide to crystallize make sure you gently scuff the any dummy surface that you are crystallizing with some sand paper or an emery file to make sure the bond is as strong as you can make it. From what I’ve seen so far, calf hair appears to provide the most distinct pattern to follow when gluing the crystal colors (light colorado topaz, smoked topaz and jet). Gemtac can also be used and should offer a reasonable bond the difference between the two glues can be seen when you try and pick a crystal away, with gemtac it’s relatively easy to pick off but with e6000 the bond is strong so not so easy to pick away. What would you recommend for applying the crystals to silicone? Thanks!! Hi Lauren If you have a problem with all the prongs if it’s clothing getting caught between the prong and the stones you can try coating the settings with something like ‘mod podge’ to seal any gaps and prevent clothing from getting trapped there. Is this a special Swarovski Crystal in that it does not have a flat back and where can I find them and the adhesive needed to repair my ring? Thankyou xx, Hi Maddie If you are patient you can either use a syringe applicator or cocktail stick to apply tiny amounts of e6000 adhesive at a time. I would like to glue flatback crystals to vinyl. Hi Patty if you have a look at our tutorial on how to do Swarovski converse it will be the same as the toes on converse are rubber, for the tutorial I used e-6000 which works well. Emma. If you often find that gel polish lifts or chips not long after the manicure is complete, try following our top tips to ensure secure adhesion for up to 3 weeks or more. The most popular methods of application are directly to the nail varnish, using a uv gel and setting the crystals into the gel then hardening or alternatively for stick on nails nail glue. Hi Nikki E6000 Apply a red nail polish to every nail except for the ring finger nail. As it was a present I want to get it repaired, but want to make sure they use the right glue and it doesn’t happen again. I Just got press on nails, and I spent 25 minutes putting them on, and 2 popped off within 3 seconds. Selecting the right pins for the right prisms is not always easy nor an exact science. Hope this helps. Something isnt going right!! We usually sell out of everything I use after posting a video but we get shipments every week and you can subscribe on the product page to get automatically notified by email when the item you want is back in stock! Hi Grant Crystals Made Me Do It This mood-enhancing, crystal-infused duo is designed to shield bad vibes all year round. E600 makes them cloudy and peels off the foil backing, and gem tac doesn’t hold as well as E6000, any suggestions? I know the gem tv is more safer but I don’t want to glue rhinestones and then have them fall after a few days. With Crystal Nails you are able to enjoy your treatments in the comfort of your own home. Hi Nancy I would say either e6000 or shoe goo which are pretty much the same thing in different packaging have a look at http://www.crystalandglassbeads.com/blog/2012/the-ultimate-adhesive-guide-for-swarovski-flat-backs-and-fabric.html. CND recommends its SolarOil as it penetrates the Shellac.” MORE GLOSS: The Gloss Report - 35 day creams reviewed. I am trying to glue swavorski crystals to card stock for table numbers for my wedding. Hi Susan Im very new to this and no doubt it will be trial and error :op. They are Swarovski. ; sliced agate to a bracelet. I want to glue Swarovski crystals to sterling silver components to make pendants and wonder if I can use Crazy Glue? . I am going to attempt to fix them but I’m going to have to take all of the stones off- she used a hotfix gun I believe. It would be the Swarovski or Preciosa non hotfix flatback crystals would be the best kind to use. SECURE PAYMENTS. I wouldn’t use a gloss adhesive spray it wouldn’t be the right kind of adhesive for bonding crystals to shoes or a bag. E6000 is still the best alternative for Converse, but there isn’t anything suitable that doesn’t go soft on Havaianas at present. Hi Sue Gemtac is a lot thinner in consistency but either will work well if applied using a cocktail stick so that only a tiny dot is applied at a time. http://l4.zassets.com/images/z/1/9/8/4/8/6/1984867-p-MULTIVIEW.jpg. However I have some larger gems I want to add which have a foil back and the glue dissolves the foil and clouds the gem. Also this may sound ridiculous but can the crystals withstand the heat of an oven? I have a Ed Hardy purse it has stones with prongs and the prongs pick and catch on my clothes. GS Hypo Cement Hi Laura, sorry to hear your having such a problem the gemtac should work fine if enough adhesive is used to cover the back of the crystals. Have you tried Hotfix crystals? Hi Sophie You can look at gemtac glue, Ive used on my daughters hair brushes several years ago and all the crystals are still intact, despite the regular heat from a hairdryer. If you have a stone that’s come loose you can print out a PDF with all the size on to identify the size (http://www.crystalandglassbeads.com/2058_Swarovski_FlatbackCrystals_Sizes.pdf). Thank you so much for your advice. I might be inclined to try a few crystals using this method (http://www.crystalandglassbeads.com/blog/2012/swarovski-crystal-shoes-tutorial.html (don’t forget to wipe excess glue away after adding each crystal)) for the test hold each crystal in place for 20-30 seconds just to see how strong the glue will bond, that’s the deciding factor, then the next time you can hold for less) leave for 24 hours and then try the crystals to see how well they bond, before proceeding. Hi Kay, I would try hotfix crystals which are designed for clothing, you use a hotfix applicator to apply them or an iron with the steam turned off. HI Mille Many thanks in anticipation. January 29, 2012 Hi.. Can i by hotfix crystal and stick it on my figure competition suit? Thank you. Have been doing a bit of research on the subject and it seems to be a common problem that the Havaianas seem to bleed out oil from the material which can get trapped under the adhesive layer and cause the crystals to slide under certain circumstances. Hi Lucky Hi Barb I would suggest e6000 as the strongest adhesive, but you may have some problems with the delica beads as they are so small. look forward to hearing from you! I have decides to use crystals to decorate my headstall and breastcollar. what kind of glue should I use that would hold up sticking to the plastic symbol that could handle the outdoors I am engraving aluminum blanks for bracelets and want to add Swarovsky crystals. Thanks, Hi Laura You can use either GS-Hypo Cement or e6000 with a syringe, the GS Hypocement is easier to use as it is very thin in consistency but if you band the glass against something the crystals will come loose as the glue is brittle once dry. Hi Lizzy . The most popular size for crystallizing with would be the round crystals 2058 where you can pretty much fill in any design or pattern using a variety of sizes, we have a number of tutorials on our blog which will show you how to crystallize and will demonstrate the tool I have recommended. I am needing advice on which glue to use for flat back clear rhinestones onto print on sweatshirts . Update… the Gem-Tac worked very well. Sorry to hear that the crystals are coming off, if you can peel the crystals off you can re apply your own but hotfix aren’t suitable for rubber as you have found out the glue is intended for fabric, card etc. Hi Sophie Hi Karena How to make Swarovski Converse – A guide on how to apply crystals, How to crystallize heels – A guide on how to apply crystals to shoe heels. Hi Takeisha With e6000 you would need a syringe or a cocktail stick for fine application. You can use either method but the thing that puts people off using the hotfix crystals is the initial expense of the applicator tool. work on the non folied. For some projects it may be necessary or appropriate to use more than one kind of adhesive if there are a variety of materials involved. Is there a different glue I could use that would give the same strength and waterproof properties as E6000? The reason it is called a crystal set is because they use a mineral crystal as a diode for the detector in the circuit. Make sure they’re sealed with a topcoat You’ll obviously want your glam new nails to last as long as possible. Thank you for the comment for clothing most fashion designers would use hotfix crystals for clothing, but non-hotfix for footwear. After looking at the table and comments the main glue suggested is quite a potent one and I’m worried about fumes with a toddler around. Hi Khaled I’m currently trying to find a glue to use on my wedding displays to sell, the material I am going to glue the swarovski stones to is styrofoam and acrylic smooth plastic… Firstly please can you advise which glue would give me the best hold as I am a bit apprehensive about E6000 as its toxic and I will be using possibly 2 tubes of glue per week?? 5. 1728 Pieces Nail Crystals Nail Jewels Purple AB Rhinestones Nail Diamonds Flatback Glass Charms Gems Stones with 6 Sizes for Nails Decoration Clothes Shoes Phone Case - Mixed SS4 5 6 8 10 12. I am trying to glue Swarovski crystals onto the vinyl number and vinyl stripe on the sleeve of a football jersey. Is super glue a big no no? I know e6000 works well on suede, but what is your opinion of successfully gluing to calf hair? According to stitch/crystal match, the crystal size I need are ss5’s. I’m using E6000 and the adhesion is great however the E6000 is sort of melting the foil and making it look funny from the front. Hi JT gemtac or e6000 would work or for the least hassle you could use hotfix. I haven’t used the CG-500 but will be getting some in the new year to try, I have used a different 2 part epoxy in the past though and found it to be easy to use as long as you follow the instructions carefully, if you add to much compound or hardener it doesn’t set well and can make a mess or set much too quickly or not at all. Now I cannot find a glue that dosent make a mess or have too large a tip. I have been using E6000. He wasn't pushy at all and really cared about me. Hi Suha As regards size ss12 3.2mm or ss16/4mm would be a good size they aren’t too big, but big enough to add some sparkle scattered over the bridal net. Beacon 527 can be used to embellish: Metal, Glass, Wood, Leather, Cardboard, Paper, Cork, Ceramics, China, Tile and shells. Hope this helps. Patented SuperHold adhesive allows nails to say put and stay perfect. As you have all the adhesives it would be worth doing a test of one crystal with each adhesive leave dry and then try to pick off the crystals (providing it won’t damage the boots) I would suspect the outcome would be that e6000 would give the stronger bond. Gem tac will certainly stick the crystals to flip flops, but it can peel off in a sheet of plastic after a while. Also bear in mind that e6000 is toxic and has some really nasty chemicals in the formula. Hi Leyl I personally would opt for hotfix crystals for clothing, if you do go the non-hotfix route then e6000 is the best option. Hi, i was wondering if you could help me with my project. If the results are unsatisfactory try holding the crystals in place for a little longer and try again or use gemtac, but I would leave the top off the gemtac bottle for a few days first to thicken up the glue as its very runny when first opened. My question is what is the best type/consistency glue can I use that will “dispense” if you will in the smallest size dot of glue? Use a cocktail stick to apply a tiny amount leave for 24 hours to fully cure and you should have a nice long lasting bond. http://www.crystalandglassbeads.com/19-nhf-swarovski-rhinestones The e6000 adhesive will give the strongest bond but you can also use gemtac if you don’t want an adhesive that has strong fumes. As regards the adhesive I would probably opt for some form of epoxy resin that is UV stable for using outdoors. Jewel Setter – A jewel setter is a plastic wand with a sticky wax bud on the end, gently touch the crystal and it will stick to the bud, the crystal can then be dabbed with glue and placed into position, or just placed onto a glue surface. We have a post on the blog for crystallizing converse it would be exactly the same but using ss12 crystals instead of ss16, then you just need to keep the toe away from the babies mouth. I am using rose 4mm S crystals on my babies crib soft converse but as I got to the middle i couldn’t find a way of fitting them in!! E6000 is the strongest adhesive I have tested for clothing, you can turn the garment inside out, wash on a cooler wash by itself, handwash or use a gentle detergent which will all help to preserve the crystals. If using E-6000 eats the foil away on the flat swarovski’s would the non foil swarovski’s GS-Hypo Cement is highly flammable so that’s a no, I would give the surface a wipe down with alcohol and then test a small area with e6000 leave for 24 hours and then try rubbing against them to see if they budge. It will be used and I need it to hold up. Once you have washed the trainers leave them to dry on the line naturally don’t put them in the tumble drier as the heat will damage the trainers. So a full set of toes approx 300 + 200 + 200 = 700. Try not to get any on the adhesive holding the crystals in place though and if the crystals are acrylic don’t try this as it wont help and may make the crystals worse. Gemtac is clear and flexible when dry so provides a good bond for many surfaces as the glue wont crack if subjected to stress. Thank you! Egooo on the other hand is thicker in consistency but using a syringe is fine for precision application and the crystals have some cushioning as the glue is rubber like. Why crystals come free is because the crystal/glue/case bond becomes over stressed from flexing and the glue crystal comes free from the case or the glue from the crystal in which case it falls off. Have you tried using a piece of emery cloth or a nail file (test on a small area first) lightly scratch/roughen the smooth surface of the vinyl, clean the dust and then try again see if the bond is improved before considering an alternative adhesive which will likely have the same issue. So in answer to your question you can use either glue or hotfix but my preference would be hotfix crystals. Gemma. What is the best way to glue clarus crystals to tote bags made out of denier 600 fabric? The 2 main adhesives we wanted to compare to the Swarovski hotfixglue are Gemtac and E6000 which are by far the two most popular adhesives used with non hotfix crystals. Would really appreciate any information you have. Thanks! Dip a small detail brush into the top coat and seal the edges of the Crystals… There's no greater struggle as a nail tech than getting everything we do to last! And as far as application, should the material be stretched while applying the stones so that when after the adhesive dries, the material can be put on and taken off and is still able to stretch. There should be a similar product that’s available in smaller quantities, would be worth contacting the manufacturers facebook page or email. If you mean the Chevrolet Logo I would be inclined to set into an UV stable epoxy resin so that if it’s going through a high pressure wash the crystals or adhesive wont come free. If longevity isn’t an issue then it doesn’t matter but if it is then I would either consider sew on crystals or not crystallising the cuffs. The non foiled crystals when glued onto a surface aren’t sparkly at all they are really for putting into settings where light can pass through the stone. Sorry I cant be of more help but will post the test results when I try in 2013. Was thinking of using e6000, but I’m concerned about the odour. Click here to learn more! I have a few pair that I’ve worn almost daily for 18 months with no problems at all and other sandals the crystals are falling off. http://youtu.be/LDfTyrH4WsI, I saw that YouTube video also. Thanks. Hi Sharon I think the Havaianas material has changed, will post the results in the next few days, just waiting to see how the glue settles for a few days before posting the results, fingers crossed one will be successful. cheers. Gemtac can be used to embellish: Mobile phones, greetings cards, clothing, shoes, leather goods, wood, suede and glass. Also what king of glue and crystals for ugg boots? By working with a tiny blob from the tube at a time you wont waste much and keep the glue in the tube nice and runny. Is there something you recommend? Hi I have a pair is crystallised converse but they have got a bit dirty and would like to wash then what would be the best way without loosing any crystals? 3. GS-Hypo Cement would be the most suitable it has a precision applicator tip and the glue is very thin in consistency and clear. I have heard of some people using something called ModPodge but I have never used it. What would be the best way to apply them, very neatly? There is a guide on the tutorial as to how many crystals you require, but if you do crystallize a size not listed please let us know how many crystals you use so that we can update the chart. and whats the best crystals to use? ♥Press on nails ready to ship with Swarovski crystals. Using green and red nail polishes, color the diamonds with a dotting tool, altering the shades. Hi, Thanks. Hi, My daughter is getting married shortly and would like a bridal veil with crystals. To apply the crystals I would opt for using the Crystal Katana tool all of which you can see here. I don’t know much about 2 part epoxies other than you have to mix them together. Hi I have started making lots of customised Flip Flops & trainers and I have been using E6000 glue, Im really worried about the cancer warning on the back so would like to know of another really strong glue. Thank you xx. It’s not something we sell sorry but if you Google it there are plenty of places where you can buy. If you are crystallizing a rigid bottle then you can consider non-toxic epoxy resin which should give a hard wearing strong bond. The problem is that you are using acrylic crystals with e6000 which melts the silver foil and clouds the crystals. Your advice will be helpful. Hope this helps. I offer daytime and evening appointments so you can be pampered around your work commitments. It would be e6000 you can see our step by step tutorial here http://www.crystalandglassbeads.com/blog/2011/how-to-make-swarovski-crystal-converse.html the glue can be found here. You always need to prepare the surface of the nails before doing anything to them. Which I tested various glues for 10 wash cycles. Precision tip tweezers – Larger crystal can be picked up with fine tipped tweezers. As regards adhesive I will give a few adhesives a try this week on canvas as a comparison and the put through a wash to see which glue provide the better bond. GS Hypo Cement Glue. This is a link to our tutorial on Crystallizing converse which you might find helpful, HI…I really need to use my e6000 glue and like everyone else i am a bit anxious of the dangerous fumes…do you know where i can please get a suitable mask etc to protect me from this…thankyou. Hi Kim If the issue is neither of these and it’s just the end of the prongs that are causing the problem and it’s just one or two settings on the purse the only solution is to try removing the setting and glue a stone with a flat back in it’s place to cover the gap, this may only be a viable option if there are a small quantity of stones and not the complete surface being covered with the settings. As regards ugg boots you can see how various crystal sizes look here Ugg’s Crystal sizes as regards adhesive e6000 works if you hold the crystal in place for quite a while for it to get a bite into the fibres, the alternative if gemtac which is a lot runnier so will bong with the surface a lot easier again here you have to have some patience to let the adhesive thicken when it’s applied if you don’t and the surface is curved the crystals will slide with the glue. Will let you know how it turns out. Although with anything how it’s taken care of determines how long it will last. Design simple works of art on your nails with our loose crystal packs or be unashamedly flashy with Swarovski Crystalpixie. If the crystals are glass you can use e6000, or gemtac to glue them back into place if you are lucky enough to find them when they come loose, if the crystals are acrylic they will melt/cloud if you use e6000 so will have to use gemtac or something similar. Alternatively you can use flatback rhinestones http://www.crystalandglassbeads.com/19-nhf-swarovski-rhinestones to apply these use something like a jewel setter to pickup the crystals and a dab of gemtac adhesive on the back of the crystal and place on the net. hot fix will sometimes come off. Gem-tac or Fabri-Tac would be my first choice they both works well on fabric but are quite thin in consistency you can put some into a small container lid and wait a few minutes for it to thicken up (for doing the embroidered lettering) or try e6000 which is a much thicker glue to start with. I am thinking of picking them off a d re crystallising them from scratch …… what glue do you recommend and any advice ? The glue needs to dry crystal clear, and be waterproof, so what glue/adhesive would you suggest for this use? You'll have everything you need to apply crystals … Hi Lorraine There is no Glue that really gives a long lasting strong bond on most leathers unless its quite rough, although I haven’t tried patent leather yet. Here’s how you apply it: 1. Thanks in advance! Hello Khaled, Thank you! I have no idea sorry but this may help: http://www.kernowcraft.com/jewellery-making-tips/jewellery-making-frequently-asked-questions/silversmithing-soldering-faq, Hi I want to put some rhinestones on my babies dummy for decorative use only because I can’t see it being safe to put any glues near a babies mouth but I was wondering what was the strongest safest glue to use as it would still be near my baby? 3. The right wire and hangers are the perfect finishing touch for any crystal or chandelier project. Hi I’m currently using e6000 to embellish some of my shoes which works great with the glass rhinestones I am using. I want something that will hold the beads and swarovski crystal for a long time. Anything with crystals on would have to be either turned inside out or placed in something like a pillow case to protect the crystals in the wash if its going in with other clothing or the banging around against other items can knock the crystals off. Thank you for your advice, I’m probably going to use the E6000. But it’s no the sticky part of the Velcro it’s the outside. Also I have tried every method possible for picking the crystals up with and sticking them on but so far nothing is helping, I have precision tweezers, wax tipped nail art instruments and the special white pencils could you recommend something that will actually pick them up, hold them until the glue is on them and position them where I need them? not enough data to make an assessment. Crystals for Nails Narrow Your Search. Hi I would like to decorate sunglasses with Swarvoski Crystals to retail please can recommend the right type/size of crystals and the best glue. 4.5 out of 5 stars 927. 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