Cracked canister filter

Discussion in 'Freshwater Tank Equipment' started by Jafet, Jul 3, 2016.

  1. JafetValued MemberMember

    Hey guys I was just wondering what kind of epoxy I can use to fix a large crack in a canister filter that's aquarium safe? Or anything I can use to fix the crack.
     
  2. NormalFishkeeperNew MemberMember

    Go to home depot and buy some GE silicone black. or, find a bucket or something and just replace the whole canister portion.
     
  3. cichlidmanWell Known MemberMember

  4. JafetValued MemberMember

    But will glue and silicone hold up over time? And I imagine there's some sort of pressure inside the canister?
     
  5. PringlethesnailWell Known MemberMember

    I put hot glue on mine. Let it set for like 24 hours before putting back in tank. It worked for mine but the crack wasn't too serious and my canister is small.
     
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