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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-18-2011, 04:41 AM Thread Starter
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Spray Paint..

Hello Everyone,

I want to paint the back pane of the aquarium glass.
The best way to light proofing should I use Krylon Fusion Flat Black or Fusion Gloss Black or Fusion Satin Black colour.

For example, on this topic which one has been used ?

https://www.plantedtank.net/forums/ta...k-warning.html
https://www.plantedtank.net/forums/ta...polypters.html

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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-18-2011, 06:14 AM
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A glossy/high gloss/mirror coat will give you the best "light proof" backing.
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I'd go with the gloss as well, but more because the color on flat black paint looks faded when you're looking at it through glass.
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I think i will use flat black..
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Hope your background turned out the way you wanted. I used flat black on my tank and I didn't really notice much of a difference from the gloss black. I guess it is because the glass makes everything look gloss
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