Is this the right Super Glue Gel for gluing moss to stuff?
Planted Tank Forums
Your Tanks Image Hosting *Tank Tracker * Plant Profiles Fish Profiles Planted Tank Guide Photo Gallery Articles

Go Back   The Planted Tank Forum > Specific Aspects of a Planted Tank > Plants


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-24-2013, 11:19 PM   #1
Wayne Dwops
Planted Member
 
PTrader: (4/100%)
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: san jose
Posts: 214
Default Is this the right Super Glue Gel for gluing moss to stuff?

(So sorry if we're not supposed to post Amazon links)

http://www.amazon.com/Super-Glue-Cor...super+glue+gel

Is this the glue that is safe to use to glue moss to stuff? I have stones that need covering.

Thanks
Wayne Dwops is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-24-2013, 11:26 PM   #2
Monster Fish
Planted Tank Guru
 
Monster Fish's Avatar
 
PTrader: (31/100%)
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Queens, NY
Posts: 2,623
Default

Dunno about that brand but if you look at the label on the back, it should have Ethyl cyanoacrylate.
__________________
5.5 gallon grass tank|5.5 gallon Rili tank
RAOK Club #77|The Fraternity of Dirt #112
Monster Fish is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-24-2013, 11:26 PM   #3
funkman262
Algae Grower
 
funkman262's Avatar
 
PTrader: (0/0%)
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Tampa, Florida
Posts: 124
Default

It's fine as long as the active ingredient is cyanoacrylate (I'm not seeing what the active ingredient is in that link).
funkman262 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-24-2013, 11:39 PM   #4
AaronT
Collectoritis Patient
 
AaronT's Avatar
 
PTrader: (197/100%)
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: MD, USA
Posts: 2,217
Default

Yes, I've used that one before.
__________________
In the D.C., Maryland, or NOVA area? Come check out The Greater Washington Aquatic Plants Association! www.gwapa.org
AaronT is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-24-2013, 11:47 PM   #5
wicca27
Planted Tank Guru
 
wicca27's Avatar
 
PTrader: (2/100%)
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Dewey
Posts: 4,656
Send a message via Yahoo to wicca27
Default

ive used several kinds and never had a problem. ive used walmart brand (yellow and black package), locktight brand gel, super blue brand, all work fine. ive even used one i got from dollar tree.
wicca27 is online now   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-25-2013, 02:15 AM   #6
Knotyoureality
Wannabe Guru
 
Knotyoureality's Avatar
 
PTrader: (3/100%)
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Mesa, AZ
Posts: 1,047
Default

The gel version tends to be easier to work with, but the regular kind works too.

I honestly couldn't tell you what brands I've used and they've all worked equally well with no problems aside from the usual stuck fingers and--memorably--one nosy cat who ended up with xmas moss glued to his nose for a couple days.
Knotyoureality is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-25-2013, 02:33 AM   #7
rodcuda
Planted Tank Enthusiast
 
rodcuda's Avatar
 
PTrader: (14/100%)
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Central Florida
Posts: 843
Default

That cat must have been losing his mind!!
__________________
Rod
rodcuda is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 01-27-2013, 04:42 AM   #8
Wayne Dwops
Planted Member
 
PTrader: (4/100%)
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: san jose
Posts: 214
Default

Thanks guys. The glue came today and well, I should have had someone with motor skills glue the moss on..One tube got me through a small piece of mopani and the top of a small stone. It looks alright from far away though!
Wayne Dwops is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Planted Tank Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 08:10 AM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright Planted Tank LLC 2012