Sealing bulkheads

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  1. DeanT

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    Hi all
    I recently discovered a slow drip leak
    I have tried silicone, but it seems to not be able to get in there And seal it

    Can anyone suggest anything that I can use to really get in there and seal it
    It seems to be between the bulkhead and the glass bottom of my tank
    Thanks for all the input
     
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    Have you looked at that new silicone stretch tape? Can get from Mica and builders
     
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    Never heard of it
    How does it work ?
     
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    Ive used that silicone tape on a small leak work fine you rap the tape a few times round the pipe,the tape sticks to its self
     
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    Yep, i also used the silicone tape! Works wonders & lasts forever.
    My bulkhead started leaking about 2 weeks after i started my first tank... I wrapped the silicone tape around & lasted for 2 years until i started my new tank...
     
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    Thanks and agree buttons are not cosmetic ;)
     
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    Ha haaa.... Many thanks :thumbup:

    The Karma wheel does turn ;)
     
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