Block & Wall™ Liquid Rubber is an adhesive, elastomeric, white liquid rubber designed for concrete waterproofing, walls, foundations and more.
Something my grandfather who was a man that held a 9-5 aerospace engineering job then came home and took a 1 story house and made it into 2 was to overbuild and over engineer. This way you have a safety net for the future.
40 gallon breeder
4 chambers sock/skimmer/fuge/return
adjustable skimmer water height
3 x sock filters
custom made by me!
We start with the correct silicone. When bonding plasticGE 5100 plastic 100% silicone sealant. It has a bond so strong that if you ever want to remove the sump baffles you will need to cut it out with a razor blade.
Everything measured out, marked and painters tape applied for perfect caulk lines
Test fitting in its final resting place. Tight but fits perfectly against the side of the stand
One person said they just dropped the Rodi line directly in the tank for the initial fill then mixed the salt in the tank. I suppose that's another way to go. If I were to do that I'd add the substrate last so it didn't make a tornado of sand.