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Is this safe

PostAuthor: Hermie escape artist » Thu Sep 13, 2018 9:35 pm

Has any one used this? Has any one seen it used .... is it unsafe .... ??? I was gonna use it for climbing material but just realized ... i thought it was the craft mesh ...... !!! This is what i consider craft mesh
Am i totally off i prob am welllll ...... ? Image

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Re: Is this safe

PostAuthor: fandt94 » Thu Sep 13, 2018 10:12 pm

I’m no expert so I can’t say if it’s safe or not but it looks to be very similar to the sheet of craft mesh I bought at JoAnns...it’s hard to tell since it’s still in the package
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Re: Is this safe

PostAuthor: curlysister » Thu Sep 13, 2018 10:54 pm

That's tulle, it's like a fabric. Probably won't hold up very well in the crabitat, and isn't nearly as sturdy as craft mesh. I'm not sure that crabs would be able to climb it.
Another name for craft mesh is 'plastic canvas'. Like this:

https://www.amazon.com/Plastic-Canvas-S ... nvas&psc=1
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Re: Is this safe

PostAuthor: Motörcrab » Thu Sep 13, 2018 11:31 pm

With a quick Google search it appears to be very similar to a body wash poofie. Thin material with holes. I am with curlysister on this one. A bored crab could probably shred that into bits overnight. Tiny pieces of plastic in even a small tank would be a nightmare cleaning up. I personally wouldn't use that type of material in my crabitat.
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Re: Is this safe

PostAuthor: Hermie escape artist » Fri Sep 14, 2018 12:44 pm

K yes thanks all .... im trying to find a material to hang in the air !
Im not sure whats best .. ya i guess won't b using this then

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Re: Is this safe

PostAuthor: fandt94 » Fri Sep 14, 2018 4:22 pm

Hermie escape artist wrote:K yes thanks all .... im trying to find a material to hang in the air !
Im not sure whats best .. ya i guess won't b using this then

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What about scrap fish net? I thought maybe you were wanting the mesh for pools or ladders. I bought scrap net from Naples to use in the future.

http://naplesseashellcompany.com/fish_net.html
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Re: Is this safe

PostAuthor: Hermie escape artist » Mon Sep 17, 2018 11:15 am

fandt94 wrote:
Hermie escape artist wrote:K yes thanks all .... im trying to find a material to hang in the air !
Im not sure whats best .. ya i guess won't b using this then

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What about scrap fish net? I thought maybe you were wanting the mesh for pools or ladders. I bought scrap net from Naples to use in the future.

http://naplesseashellcompany.com/fish_net.html
K cool i have a platic hammack i cut up and put in the pools .. and its working for now so ! ... now i want to create a secound m
Level but like hanging in the air that he csn crawl and be sturdy enough while hanging in the air .... so the fish net has no like pesticude ir nothing harmful on it? maybe ill try that ...

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Re: Is this safe

PostAuthor: Hermie escape artist » Mon Sep 17, 2018 11:18 am

fandt94 wrote:
Hermie escape artist wrote:K yes thanks all .... im trying to find a material to hang in the air !
Im not sure whats best .. ya i guess won't b using this then

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What about scrap fish net? I thought maybe you were wanting the mesh for pools or ladders. I bought scrap net from Naples to use in the future.

http://naplesseashellcompany.com/fish_net.html
Looks perfect yes

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