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Could always do a human weight test. I wanted to see if a coffee table would support my 10g so I stood on it for a couple minutes like a stool while I attached hanging hooks in the ceiling. Go bug some of your friends :)
 

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I'm guessing it's okay because it's steel, but I'm still nervous about having no center support. Figure 1000 pounds of tank if you do any math.
 

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How thick is the steel?
If you have two 45 gal trash cans, you can put bags in them and fill them with water.
Film just in case it collapses.:hihi::hihi:
 

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LOL yeah that is usually how it works out. But working with steel everyday (I am a welder) I would confidently say that it would hold a 75g up no problem as long as the joints were actually welded across and nut just "tacked". My guess is the thickness is prob around a 0.095 and having the tubing being 2 inches wide, that will hold up alot more weight than you would think.

We can use 2 - 1" welds 0.25" wide to safely hold "8500lbs" with a crane according to OSHA. Although alot of the time we lift 10000lbs+ with that.

Shhhhh!!!! I didnt say that. :)
 

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hahaha 10x safety factor

and all steel construction ROCKS!
1 1/8" square tube and anyone who needs center support isn't filling a glass tank LOL.

 
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