Bonding polyethylene

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  1. VicZA

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    I bought some Polyethylene board which I would like to use for the backing of my DT (inside the back glass) but I have no idea how you can stick it to glass ... silicone does not seem to work

    Any ideas ?
     
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    What do you mean by polyethylene? as in perspex/plexiglass? It should stick with silicone. If it doesn't then id recommend you don't put it in your tank :p
     
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    best way to glue prespex is with WELD-ON 4
    i have no idea where you can get it from tho
     
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    Weld On and Tensol are for bonding plastics (perspex/acrylic) together, they won't stick it to glass though. silicone is your best bet for that
     
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    i missed the glass part... silicone is your best bet then
    @ScottK do you know where i can get Weld-On or Tensol from.... ive been searching the net the whole morning for Weld-On and could only find it on Amazon
     
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    I got Tensol for Maizey Plastics. It comes in different strengths, think I used Tensol 4 to fix a cracked reactor. Plastic World also keeps it.
     
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    thanks man
     
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