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Old 02-17-2008, 11:08 AM   #1
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Arrow What epoxy to use for DIY 3D background?

Okay... with this whole DIY background... I've got it all figured out. The pieces fit, concrete is on, have sillicone sealant ready... have read up on everything...

but I have NO idea what epoxy resin to use. Can anyone post pictures or link to me to a suggested product? I've gone to like Home Depot/Menards and tried to ask around but they had no idea.
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Old 02-19-2008, 01:54 AM   #2
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i've had the same dilemma cee. ask over at the cichlid forum, if u can't get an answer here. otherwise u can hunt for olympia epoxy resin paint at a pool store. be warned though...run u about 50-75$ a quart. can't remember exactly how much.
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