Glueing liverock

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  1. hamzah

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    Hi guys...just doing ∕̴Ɩ rescape and was wondering if sica two part epoxy is reef safe to cement rocks together..the type u use to mount υ̲̣̥я̩̥ toilet to tile etc..bottles are yellow with red lids...what ingredients shud I look out for..

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  3. MistaOrange

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    I use pratley's putty haven't used sica so wouldn't know.
     
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    Which one do you use? I need to go get later today!
     
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    the standard 2 part prattly steel. not the quickset
     
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    ps might make the water slightly milkly but its nothing to worry about
     
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    Pratley quickset but if you work with it do it outside the tank rather, it will work better that way.
     
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    Do you use the steel or the standard one?
     
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    Only if it is worked in the tank.
     
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    this one

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    always include a disclaimer:tt2:
     
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    It's a pleasure:tt2:
     
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    Tnx @butcherman , what you pay for the pratley iif you don't mind me asking cz I'm gonna need a lot
     
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    Thanks uncle Orange :p
     
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    Now you making me feel old.:eek:
     
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    Has anybody ever tried using marine silicon to bond rocks together ?
     
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    Will only work on dry rock...
     
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    You can use a product called AQUA MEND by ALCOLIN, can be bought at most hardware stores. Nice thing is that it sets underwater as well.
     
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