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    i have the idea to cut the bottom off a liquor bottle and use it for fishy hidey spot...eys. i will smooth the edges. i was wondering what i could use to make sure there is no residue and what i can use to either take off all the glue from the labels or coat the labels so they wont come off. also what do you guys think about it.

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    you mean glass bottles?? if so do you have the tooling to do that?
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    What about a clay pot from Walmart. They are like 2 dollars. You wouldn't have to cut it. No glue and no residue....
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    yes i have the tools for it and i know it would be easier to just buy a pot, which i do need to do thanks for the reminder, but i think it would look kinda neat to have green glass bottle with fish swimming in and out

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    well as for the glue, you can use a razor blade and then some goo gone. after that clean it off really well with watered down bleach and It should be fine for your aquarium.
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    Rubbing alcohal mate will take off all labels and left over paper and after sanding down the glass you can put it in a minirel spirir to take off all residue from the glass DONT WANT THAT INTHE TANK EEKKK!!

    Then wash it off and put in tank
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    I wonder if you could coat the cut edges with aquarium sealant to make them as smooth as possible.
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    the sealant is quite an easy way to do it, safe for both u and the aquarium.

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    i would agree with the sealent.....
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    itd be even cooler if you just put the bottle in like it is and let them swim in and out of the part you drink from lol

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