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Old 06-16-2005, 07:20 PM   #1
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pvc pipe question

should I use aquarium sealant for the pvc pipe ? or reg pvc pipe cement (but that has all that other stuff in it)

what is safe to keep the pipes together atleast at the part where there is no threads
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I've always used regular PVC cement, I've never noticed a problem. Just make sure that the cement has been properly cured before running water through it.
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Old 06-16-2005, 07:56 PM   #3
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PVC cement is fine. But just as Brodie said, make sure to let it cure before using it on the tank. I think that I would go one step further and run water through it for a few days if possible to make sure that any chemicals left behind have a chance to leach out before being placed in with your fish.
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Use the blue pvc cement it is rated for water applications
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