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Old 02-14-2016, 06:14 PM   #11
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I plan on keeping it the same. I'll just scrape away the bad silicone and replace it with the appropriate stuff. I might change the layout a little bit though.
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Ok so in the little free time that I have, I've been working on removing the toxic silicon from the slate. I'm finding that there's a chance I might be leaving behind trace amounts. Could this present a problem? Should I start from scratch?

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IMO I would start from scratch. Down the road in case something (maybe totally unrelated) happens, it will always be in the back of your mind.


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What is the plant in the upper left?

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I know a guy who used mold resistant silicone to seal 2 tanks, never had any issues with his fish and he had those tanks for years (not advising anyone to use it, nor saying that it is safe), are we sure that the ill effects would be so instant?
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In my situation, the silicon is the best culprit. Due to the fact that the health of my fish improved immediately after the background was removed. Also, the plant in the upper left is fake and came from Petsmart

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Old 02-23-2016, 09:04 AM   #17
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In my situation, the silicon is the best culprit. Due to the fact that the health of my fish improved immediately after the background was removed. Also, the plant in the upper left is fake and came from Petsmart

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Thank you lol I have a lot to learn about fake plants, Like what ferts to use etc... Jk, but ty

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