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04/06/2013, 12:06 PM
I've got a couple of the MR5 DIY reactors; one of which has a slight leak coming from between the acrylic tube and the lower flange at the top of the reactor. Any suggestions for how best to repair?

BTW - Love the reactors, only recommendation would be to put two screw-on connectors (instead of one) like those on the larger models.

Avast Marine
04/06/2013, 06:32 PM
Hi Ben,

The best way is to try and get a bead of glue on the inside seam. I realize this is a little harder on the small size do to the diameter and hand size. Let me know if you think you can do this.

04/06/2013, 07:42 PM
Thanks for the tip. The leak is at the top flange, so access won't be an issue.