Originally Posted by T_hairy_bootson
I hope you used non-accetic or neutral silicone. It will eat through anything metallic it comes into contact with otherwise.
Interesting...I always thought silicone was inert? I'll check which type I used when I get home tonight (hopefully it was the non-metal eating kind).
Actually come to think of it, the clear silicone I used was for gutters so it should be fine (as gutters are made of metal).