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Old 02-16-2013, 10:58 AM   #1
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best plywood to use inside aquarium

What is some of the best type of plywood to use in building aquarium?

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Old 02-18-2013, 10:34 PM   #2
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I don't know much about what types of wood to use in aquariums but I know drift wood is good

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do you mean for the stand?

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I'm pretty sure the OP is talking about building an aquarium out of plywood.

I feel that the cheap stuff isn't a good idea, depending on the size of the tank the plywood thickness would come into play. I wouldn't exactly cheap out on the type of plywood. I would think structural or marine plywood in higher grades would be a good starting block.

I don't have experience putting one together, but I've heard about the idea, just haven't done the research into it.

I think an important aspect would be the sealing of the plywood as well.

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The "best type" is going to be marine grade plywood of the thickest size you can find. However, that is also going to be your most expensive option.
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