Re: NANFA--plywood aquariums?

Brian Haas (
Fri, 14 Feb 2003 08:54:29 -0600

Another method I have used for doing aquariums is to attach countertop
laminate (formica) or even plastic overhead lighting panels to the plywood
(using contact cement or silicone to attach the two surfaces to each other,
then sealing the corners with slicone). Both work.

Travis Haas
Hazel Green, WI

At 02:24 PM 2/13/03 EST, you wrote:
>In a message dated 2/13/03 1:33:43 PM Eastern Standard Time,
> writes:
>> A while back I believe there was a thread on plywood aquariums. If so how
>> you water proof them. I have to water proof a 6x4 foot plywood sink
for a
>> dark room.
>I use a product called gluvit, it's a polyester resin made just for water
>proofing, then I cover that with gloss epoxy.
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