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Old 10-24-2014, 06:52 PM   #1
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Got a 150gal for free

The science department at my school let me take home an old 150. The thing is really grimy. What should I use to clean it? I'll attach a picture.

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I haven't had to clean out a tank that bad but I think most people say plain vinegar and elbow grease work best. Good Luck! Let us see how it all turns out.
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I haven't had to clean out a tank that bad but I think most people say plain vinegar and elbow grease work best. Good Luck! Let us see how it all turns out.
+1, very cool!!

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What are the dimensions? Nice find btw!
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Old 10-24-2014, 10:01 PM   #6
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Wow, lucky you!
I've cleaned up some pretty grimy tanks with just white vinegar and water. For tough spots, soak a paper towel in vinegar and lay it on the area. Let it sit for a while and the gunk should wipe of pretty easily. Use a razor blade (carefully) if needed. Rinse with plenty of water when you're done.

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What are the dimensions? Nice find btw!
Should be 48"x24"x30" iirc.
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