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Old 07-21-2013, 07:44 PM   #1
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Is this normal???

The silicone seals on my brand new 56gal cube are turning white after only a few days! Is this normal????????

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Old 07-22-2013, 12:34 AM   #2
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No. Not sure why they would do that, but they should be clear unless you have some odd UV lighting.
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Old 07-22-2013, 07:59 AM   #3
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No. Not sure why they would do that, but they should be clear unless you have some odd UV lighting.
No - no odd uv lighting.

I could cry. This is so frustrating!
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Old 07-22-2013, 02:17 PM   #4
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No - no odd uv lighting.

I could cry. This is so frustrating!
All my tanks the silicone turned white? It's transparent but it's white so I wouldn't worry it's just a chemical reaction
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Old 07-22-2013, 02:38 PM   #5
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Call the company and see what they have to say about it! Caulking on my two newer tanks/both bowfronts are black so I am not much help there.
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I believe it's just the light refracting through the silicone, as long as it's 100% silicone and not leaking, then you're fine.
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