05-17-2008, 05:49 PM
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Originally Posted by porksnorkel
hate to break the news folks, but i unfortunately chose the wrong type of silicone. it is disentegrating under the water. the entire backround is junk as well as the styro stacks.
i'm out several hundred dollars in supplies, as well as over 100 hours of work and gas and headache. possibly 3 ruined filters too. all because home depot was out of GEI black silicone. hopefully i can get the tank torn down w/out breaking it, and clean it up properly. going to take forever...but, better me than u!!!
i honestly feel like quiting right now, but it's not my style.lost a few quarantine fish last night to top it off. [not in this tank
the pig shall be back, bigger and better!
i will rise up my friends!!! [just not tonight...uuggghhhh]:
Oh I'm really sorry to hear that Pork. No wonder you're gutted, especially after all the effort you put into it. However... I look forward to the new and improved version this time using the GEI black silicone. You know it'll be worth it in the end! :)