Crazy glue?

Discussion in 'Aquarium Aquascaping' started by Dave125g, Jun 15, 2016.

  1. Dave125g

    Dave125g Fishlore Legend Member

    Can crazy glue safely be used to build decor?
     
  2. Pikachu13131

    Pikachu13131 Valued Member Member

    It might leech chemicals,theres aquarium safe glue I don't remember the name but use that.
     
  3. Coradee

    Coradee Moderator Moderator Member

    If it's cyanoacrylate then it's safe to use
     
  4. TexasDomer

    TexasDomer Fishlore Legend Member

    Any plain super glue will work (cyanoacrylate). No need to buy something specific to aquariums - usually they increase the price then.

    I'm not sure about Krazy glue though (ethyl cyanoacrylate). When I googled it, I didn't see anything that said not to use it...

    EDIT: Ninja'ed
    Coradee - ethyl cyanoacrylate okay?
     
  5. Coradee

    Coradee Moderator Moderator Member


    I think that's just it's full name, I believe salty keepers use a gel version for frags so it must be safe
     
  6. OP
    OP
    Dave125g

    Dave125g Fishlore Legend Member

    Thanks I was thinking about making my own decor
     
  7. Geoff

    Geoff Well Known Member Member

    I used a gel version of cyanoacrylate to glue plants to decor. The gel seems to work better as it's not runny. Use it sparingly because it dries white, not clear.
     




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