PVC Cement?

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  1. Black_Raven

    Black_Raven Scooter Blennie

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    I have a question about PVC cement. Is there any special type you use for saltwater applications? Home depot has several different kinds. I'm going to hard plump my sump with PVC pipe instead of vinyl tubing and barb connections. Thanks!
     
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  3. Matt Rogers

    Matt Rogers Kingfish Staff Member

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    I use Oatey PVC cement (regular, clear) and Oatey purple primer. Works great! They have it there. That's where I got it. :afro:
     
  4. Jason McKenzie

    Jason McKenzie Super Moderator Staff Member

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    Ya I use a one part grey PVC cement. I have actually glued a piece together and had SW running through it 2 minutes later with no ill effects

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  5. NUHTTY

    NUHTTY Spanish Shawl Nudibranch

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    I use the same with no problems.
     
  6. Black_Raven

    Black_Raven Scooter Blennie

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    do you have to use a primer before cementing?
     
  7. Matt Rogers

    Matt Rogers Kingfish Staff Member

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    Yes to clean the PVC. It dries fast. You won't have to wait long. Some don't even wait.