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01-25-2013 01:21 AM
Kinection Thread is really good too because it decays
off within a few months, just for those other
people wondering.
01-25-2013 01:21 AM
Originally Posted by Shiggy View Post
SUPER GLUE! works awesome!
Shiggy - what kind of moss is that? It looks awesome! Are the dealers on e-bay trustworthy enough to actually send you what they're selling? I've done plenty of business on there, but I hear mixed rumors specifically about the Hong Kong sellers being flaky.
01-25-2013 01:09 AM
Elliriyanna super glue gel? i have never heard of it

i am hoping i can make this look as good as it does in my head lol
01-24-2013 11:13 PM
Monster Fish Use super glue gel. It takes a few minutes to cure but that's enough time to attach moss/anubias/java ferns/etc.
01-24-2013 10:58 PM
Originally Posted by Shiggy View Post
SUPER GLUE! works awesome!
that looks great. how much did you initially glue to the DW. And how long ago, out of curiosity.
01-24-2013 07:38 PM
MiniFishRoom Nice!
01-24-2013 07:24 PM
Elliriyanna i didnt know that ... cool i will have to get some once my driftwood is done leaching
01-24-2013 07:22 PM
bluegoldfish No, it cures instantly on contact with water. It also turns white when it gets wet, but the plants will soon cover it up.
01-24-2013 07:00 PM
Elliriyanna wouldn't it have to be out of the water for a while to cure?
01-24-2013 06:51 PM
Shiggy SUPER GLUE! works awesome!
01-24-2013 06:36 PM
Elliriyanna i will try it ... i hope it works out i have a bad history with plants
01-24-2013 05:33 PM
MiniFishRoom In time it will root to whatever it is you attached it to.
01-24-2013 05:23 PM
Elliriyanna am i correct in remembering java moss does not actually take root?
01-24-2013 05:12 PM
MiniFishRoom You can use fishing line as stated above or regular sewing thread.
Make sure not to leave gaps because your fish can get caught up or tangled in it and die. I learned that one the hard way.
01-24-2013 04:59 PM
leo1234 You can just tie it with fishing line. I think some people use super glue.
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