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Cinbos 02-13-2013 04:33 AM

Diy tank out of spare/broken tanks
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I plan on building a DIY tank out of 2 10 gallons and a spare sheet of 20"x20" sheet of glass. What is the chances of me making this tank without a top brace? I want to go rimless on this tank. What do you all think?

steven p 02-13-2013 06:25 AM

If you're handy with a bottle of sealant, have sturdy enough glass and a level place to set the tank you should be fine. I have a ten that bows a LOT when filled to the trim and other tanks that don't budge even when overflowed.

CrypticLifeStyle 02-13-2013 02:44 PM

I've seen 4 55 gallon tanks sealed together in a long row work. Just seal, and brace properly.

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