Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > General Aquarium Forums > General Hardware/Equipment Discussion
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
 
Old 04-07-2021, 01:44 PM   #1
Aquarium Advice Newbie
 
Join Date: Apr 2021
Posts: 1
Hello Yall

i guess i what you call a newbie....but not new to fishkeeping. i wanted to reach out to get some advice on an issue im having. I recently made the mistake of making a diy rockwall using silicone. The rock wall wasn't the mistake made....but using mineral spirits to thin the silicone was indeed was the "killer" here. Once i realized the mistake made i immediately tore the the rock wall out of the tank & proceeded toss everything that came in contact with the oil based solvent. For the filters i have threw all the bio media away as well as the sponges that were in the filters. My question would be how to go about trying to clean out the filter housing....My plan was to fill the tank with a dawn & degreaser mix & let it run thru the tank & medialess filters to try & possibly get rid of the oil based solvent ? Anyone have any ideas on what could help me at this point ?
__________________
little257622 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Hello Yall! T11Wright33 Member Introductions 3 01-01-2012 03:33 PM
Hello Yall! rjohn111 Member Introductions 5 07-20-2009 10:15 AM
What do yall think? chabooky386 Saltwater Reef Aquaria 9 02-09-2005 09:41 AM
what do yall think chabooky386 Show Off/Photography 0 02-08-2005 07:43 PM
Heya yall, ANOTHER MH question, haha nyghtone DIY Projects 1 01-12-2005 04:34 PM







» Photo Contest Winners







All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:35 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.