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Old 01-08-2014, 06:46 AM   #21
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BRS has diamond bits and they tell you exactly what size you need for each size bulkhead. Why drill for the return? I would come over the top with that and skip the 2nd hole.
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Old 01-08-2014, 08:46 AM   #22
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I didnt see any weirs on the site, but maybe I didnt look hard enough.

I was hoping to have a very clean looking tank which was why I was thinking of drilling for the return too.

And yep, been up allnight doing lfr in wow. i have 8 level 90's now. LOL

I will check into the BRS site and see what I come up with.

Thanks everyone! I know I will have a zillion questions as I go through this new build. You think you know most stuff and them bam its like you know nothing all over again. LOL A new build I guess means a new learning experience too. Might be what I like the best about doing a new setup.
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Question just occurred to me, do I paint before or after drilling the tank?
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I would say after.due to possible peeling of the paint while drilling.
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Old 01-08-2014, 09:13 PM   #25
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What about a bean animal setup?
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Old 01-08-2014, 09:19 PM   #26
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Congrats on your new tank. There's nothing like the feeling of setting up a larger tank than you had before...
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Larger? lol this is a scaledown
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Old 01-08-2014, 09:27 PM   #28
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Well, that's a pretty good feeling too. I guess.
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Old 01-08-2014, 10:19 PM   #29
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I didnt see any weirs on the site, but maybe I didnt look hard enough.

I was hoping to have a very clean looking tank which was why I was thinking of drilling for the return too.

And yep, been up allnight doing lfr in wow. i have 8 level 90's now. LOL

I will check into the BRS site and see what I come up with.

Thanks everyone! I know I will have a zillion questions as I go through this new build. You think you know most stuff and them bam its like you know nothing all over again. LOL A new build I guess means a new learning experience too. Might be what I like the best about doing a new setup.
I should just pay you in fish to level up one of my toons.
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Well in theory, this is an upgrade. lol I went from the 29g cube to the 40b.

I'm not sure what a bean animal setup is, I want something very easy to setup, nothing fancy. lol

I'm still waiting to hear back from some of the guys from the local reef club about drilling it. They all want to know if its tempered glass though and there is no tag to tell me. Isnt only the bottom pane tempered on the new aqueons?
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