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post #12 of (permalink) Old 07-21-2012, 06:10 PM Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by oldpunk78 View Post
Put the cat on craigslist. 'Free'
As tempting as that may be, I don't think I could be so cruel to a stranger. LOL.

Originally Posted by acitydweller
Relocate the tank to a freestanding position away dorm any chairs or tables for the cat to climb up on.

Nice work on the tank. Great find....
If there were any other place to put it, I probably would. Sadly, this was pretty much the only option. Between having duct tape face up on the table near by for a few weeks, and creating a bit of a baffle, I think I've solved my problem. No soggy light strips or cats in a few weeks.

Thanks! It was my first time dismantling and resealing a tank. Whoever put it together last time, didn't bother to square it up. There were several 1/4" gaps between pieces of glass. Pretty impressive it held water as long as it did.

Originally Posted by GMYukonon24s
Nice tank! I like the whole look for it.
Thanks! It's grown in quite a bit the last week or two. I'll try and get a few new shots of it tonight before I trim it up and do a water change.
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