DIY Tank Silicone Check!

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DIY Tank Silicone Check!

Postby bladenism » Tue Apr 19, 2016 1:47 pm

Hi guys!
I have made an aquarium (34" * 18" * 15") by myself and filled the tank with water after 2.5 days of drying and I wanted to make sure that I had applied the silicone properly, so please guide me Imageall the necessary steps for safety purpose!!
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Re: DIY Tank Silicone Check!

Postby pritam089 » Thu Apr 21, 2016 6:35 am

Looks fine.
if it is not leaking probably u r done.else u may need to reapply locally to seal leaks.

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Re: DIY Tank Silicone Check!

Postby pritam089 » Thu Apr 21, 2016 6:37 am

Leaving silicon to dry for 4-5 days is advisable. also make a full water change to remove acetic acid leached from silicon curing.

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Re: DIY Tank Silicone Check!

Postby bladenism » Fri Apr 22, 2016 9:50 am

Thanks Pritam for your advice!!

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