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Old 04-14-2008, 11:25 PM   #1
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I want to make small beta tank. I will glue together acrylic or plexiglass. i do have plexiglass that says it is acrylic pringted on it. My question is what kind of glue should I use to glue it together. Thanks very much.
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You need to get an acrylic solvent cement to weld the pieces together, from a plastic supply place. Silicone won't cut it.
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Weld-on is the product you want. There are a few different kinds and each drys at a different rate. Do a search for Weld-on and you will find what you are looking for.
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