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kalvin5
03-01-2014, 05:14 AM
Hi i am diying my sump/refuge it is 20gallon tank dose anyone have any suggestion on a layout and can u use any silicon from homedepot or do I have to get some from the fish store

Aquattro
03-01-2014, 05:17 AM
Use the search button for "silicone", there have been several recent threads about it. Essentially, no, you can't just use any silicone.

byee
03-01-2014, 07:17 AM
Hi i am diying my sump/refuge it is 20gallon tank dose anyone have any suggestion on a layout and can u use any silicon from homedepot or do I have to get some from the fish store

Have a look at this thread - http://www.canreef.com/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=104362

Good luck!

newsaltfan
03-01-2014, 03:16 PM
http://homehardware.ca/en/rec/index.htm/Paint-Décor/Maintenance/Caulk-Coatings-Seals/Caulking/Silicone/3-Pack-300mL-Multi-purpose-Clear-Silicone-II-Sealant/_/N-2pqfZ67l/Ne-67n/Ntk-All_EN/R-I2034444?Ntt=aquarium+silicone

Not sure I'd build a tank with It but for installing baffles it does the trick. And at least is says aquarium safe.

Newsaltfan