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  1. Default Painting tank parts. Need advice on what paint to use.


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    I've got a 125 gal tank with 2in plastic older looking oak style trim as the top and bottom braces, and I'd like to tape the tank off and paint them black. I would imagine there's a suitable spray paint for something like this although I don't know which one it would be. Any advice on what paint to use for best adhesion and low toxicity?

    Thanks

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    Quote Originally Posted by bradleyheathhays View Post
    I've got a 125 gal tank with 2in plastic older looking oak style trim as the top and bottom braces, and I'd like to tape the tank off and paint them black. I would imagine there's a suitable spray paint for something like this although I don't know which one it would be. Any advice on what paint to use for best adhesion and low toxicity?

    Thanks
    For pvc pipes and filter intakes/outtakes inside the aquarium, krylon fusion spray paint works well. I imagine if it's good enough to use inside the tank should be ok on the trim. Probably a good idea to lightly sand the trim so the paint grips a bit better. Several light coats instead of one heavy coat.

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    +1. krylon fusion is proven "aquarium-safe"
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