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Water testing after reseal

Discussion in 'Expert Info' started by Balz3352, Apr 1, 2016.

  1. Balz3352

    Balz3352 Marlin M.A.S.C Club Member

    How long should I water test my aquarium after a reseal?
     
  2. just_tim

    just_tim Amphipod

    I like to wait a week at minimum.
     
  3. Balz3352

    Balz3352 Marlin M.A.S.C Club Member

    With water in it?
     
  4. Legonch

    Legonch Emerald Reef Supply M.A.S.C Club Member Featured Sponsor

    I waited 10 days to let the silicone dry. Then I filled it up with water and let it sit a week. Then sold it. No leaks. Better safe than sorry
     
  5. Balz3352

    Balz3352 Marlin M.A.S.C Club Member

    Silicone cured for a week and a day. Guess I just need to be patient and wait to make sure there are no leaks.
     
  6. just_tim

    just_tim Amphipod

    No, a week minimum to cure the silicone dry.
     
  7. Balz3352

    Balz3352 Marlin M.A.S.C Club Member

    Yeah I did that. Im wondering how long to test for leaks.
     
  8. Legonch

    Legonch Emerald Reef Supply M.A.S.C Club Member Featured Sponsor


    see above
     

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