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Old 10-17-2014, 08:17 PM   #1
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3D styrofoam backgrounds

Does anyone know of a reason why every post in this forum and elsewhere on the net always uses some form of concrete to cover styrofoam backgrounds? I understand sealing the styrofoam to prevent pieces small bits and pieces from floating around the aquarium. Is it a weight issue because there are a multitude of ways to weight backgrounds without covering in concrete?

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Old 10-18-2014, 02:16 AM   #2
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Ive seen it done multiple ways. To me the concrete doesnt look as fake and iz easy to work with. Weight has nothing to do with it
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The concrete is just for realistic look and to cover seams and layers between styrofoam it is a nice touch if you have the patients to do it right. Good luck keep us posted on your outcome
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