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Old 01-15-2012, 07:39 PM   #241
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Just make sure the bulb has no UV emission or it could be harmful to the tank.
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Old 01-15-2012, 07:40 PM   #242
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Plus. I believe any black lights can blind fish after prolonged use
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Old 01-16-2012, 10:00 AM   #243
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Ok, I won't use it then. thanks for the info!
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Old 01-16-2012, 10:01 AM   #244
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Here are some photos of my messed up stand. Any ideas?
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Old 01-16-2012, 11:14 AM   #245
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I'd say have you and two other people sit on the stand- if it holds you guys I wouldn't think anything about it. If you are truly concerned- contact the company you bought it from and discuss replacement options
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Old 01-16-2012, 11:15 AM   #246
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Is it the frame of the stand that is defective? Or just outer sheeting or decorative parts? I wouldn't worry if it's not the actual support frame of the stand (the main box)
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Old 01-16-2012, 02:58 PM   #247
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Update:
I am filling the tank with water right now, I hope to finish by tonight.
Also, I have almost all of my equipment put together and on the tank.
Here is a photo.

I also put the sand that I have into the tank.
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Old 01-16-2012, 03:03 PM   #248
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exciting.
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Old 01-16-2012, 03:12 PM   #249
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exciting.
I know! I will finally have something and the tank, and I am making progress!

Thanks for posting.
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Old 01-16-2012, 03:19 PM   #250
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Lol. Isn't it amazing how we all get as exited as school girls when the big picture comes together???
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