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Old 01/21/2007, 06:03 PM   #1
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Attaching Devils hand/Finger leather

Ok, I have a devils hand coral that refuses to attach to anything. I tried rubberbanding it down but the rubber bands cut through it, I tried pinning it down but that didnt work. Can I superglue it to the rock I want to place it on?

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Old 01/21/2007, 08:50 PM   #2
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dwculp...I had the same problem...what I ended up doing was using zip ties...and just bringing them down close enough to snug the base of the coral to the rock but not so tight as to pinch it. Does that make sense...? can take weeks to attach...mine took almost a month !


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Old 01/22/2007, 06:50 PM   #3
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needle and thread....? Needle straight through the based and tie it around the rock.

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Old 01/23/2007, 05:06 PM   #4
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i superglued the rock mine was attached to to where i wanted it, now my fingerleather is attached to the main rock.

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