Conversation Between LittleBlueFishlets and Myates
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- Thanks! He is doing well.. about to go into a 10 gallon solo for a week to beef up before breeding.
Keep trying.. you don't need a whole lot of the silicone luckily. Make sure to leave it drying 24hrs before placing what you make into the tank.
You could possibly get a small drinking glass or cup and silicone the glass rocks/pebbles to that.. and any open spaces, or a spot or two you're not happy with you can glue a silk flower on to cover it :)
Can also buy glass/ceramic decorations that is used as house decorations/candle holders and decorate them too.
- I picked up some aquarium-safe silicone. My first attempt at 'building' a glass cave didn't work very well though. I used glass pebbles and siliconed them together, but I'm not happy with the results so far. I'm not giving up on the idea, though! I just need to give it more thought as how to put the pieces together better. :)
How's Kabuki? He's such a cool looking little guy. :)
- Great! I like making/buying things.. I find glass statues or ceramic pots with glaze on it I will use them in tanks :) Fun to be creative with them. Can even use legos!
Thank you :) That's Kabuki... can't really see him for all his glory in the picture, still very young.. hoping to breed him in about a month or so!
- I made a betta hammock. :) I used a push pin to make a hole in a suction cup, then pushed the end of a single silk ivy leaf into it. Within five minutes, my female was sitting on it. Yay! :) So I made one for my male VT, too - and he looked at me like I was crazy. LOL
The betta in your avatar is stunning! He's like a fluffy cloud of pink and red. Gorgeous! :)