My DIY mini rock cave

Discussion in 'DIY - Do It Yourself' started by Joel2036, Dec 1, 2012.

  1. Joel2036

    Joel2036 Valued Member Member

    Went down to the beach today and collected some rocks and made this mini cave/tunnel
    What do use think ?
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  2. RogueAgent94

    RogueAgent94 Fishlore VIP Member

    Very nice!! It looks a bit unstable though. I strongly suggest you glue it together :).
     
  3. OP
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    Joel2036

    Joel2036 Valued Member Member

    That is true I might take it out and do it tonight
     
  4. RogueAgent94

    RogueAgent94 Fishlore VIP Member

    I'd use 100% silicone to do it and then allow the rocks to dry for a full 24 hours before adding them back to the tank.
     
  5. C

    Cichlidnut Fishlore VIP Member

    When shopping for silicone, make sure it isn't mold or mildew resistant. They add chemicals to kill mold. GE Silicone 1 works well.
     
  6. OP
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    Joel2036

    Joel2036 Valued Member Member

    Yeah I already have the proper aquarium silicone I got from my LFS, left over from my attempt of a DIY tank :p
     
  7. Matt B

    Matt B Well Known Member Member

    Nice work! Good advice above. You could also use an aqiarium safe epoxy if you're impatient like me. ;)
    This is the brand I use:  
     




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