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Old Yesterday, 04:26 PM   #1
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ge silicone I safe or not


I saw on the list of safe silicone. But the ge silicone I. It say do not use below the water line or in aquarium. Is it safe or not
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I don't think it is safe. I personally would only use silicone that specifically says "aquarium safe". The aquarium safe silicon may be a bit more expensive, but better safe then sorry.
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It's fine, they just say that to cover their own butts, as long as it's 100% silicone with no mold/mildew additives you're good.
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GE silicone I is fine to use; avoid the one that is for kitchen and bathrooms (GE silicone II)
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I've used GE silicone I several times before and never had a problem with it. As said above, avoid anything with anti-molding/mildew and make sure you don't grab silicone II by accident.
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It's been used time and time again in the hobby for years. The manufacturer puts all that mumbo jumbo on the label to cover themselves. It's the most widely and affordable large tube of silicone you can buy that works in fish tanks. I purchase it 9/10. Only time I don't is when I need to get into tighter spaces in which I use Petco's small silicone tubes at 11 bucks a pop.
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