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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 04-15-2008, 12:34 AM Thread Starter
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de rimming a 5.5

i have a 5.5 gallon and i want to take the rim off of the top. how can this be done?

and is it worth it?


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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 04-15-2008, 12:39 AM
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It's only attached with silicone. A razor blade and a little time will do it. Bear in mind that the tank is considerably structurally weaker after doing this. Also manufactured aquarium lights and HOB filters no longer fit like a glove.

Nothing good happens fast in an ecosystem.
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