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Hey guys,
any ideas on how to remove this properly without damaging the tank?.
It's only glued on one side as you can see below, but the space inbetween the glass and the plastic is very small (1mm)
Razor blades? Chemicals? Pull it real hard like a barbarian?

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guitar string?
Didn't think of that, I'll give it a go

"Pull it real hard like a barbarian? " Thanks for the chuckle!
Try and get a large putty knife back there. I have an older one that I put an edge on, and it works good for things like this. If you can detatch the top with the putty knife, you might be able to pop the bottom off without too much effort.
Good idea, I'll try that as well if the guitar string is too weak.

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Hey guys, bit of feedback for anyone interested
I managed to get rid of it, and it was easier than I thought.
I tried guitar string, didn't work well, I tried a scraper, too thick.
What worked was a cutter blade, which actually didn't cut as much as it pulled/tore bit by bit the first pad of silicone (30minutes for this one)
Then once the first pad was done for, the last 3 took less than 10mn altogether as the whole structure could be pulled without forcing the silicone joints.
Result was so worth it, the entire tank looks much wider !

Thanks again for your help on my issue !
 
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