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Old 11-17-2011, 01:25 AM   #11
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Thanks! I was going to put a 125 gallon too but I happen to get this tank free so I said what the heck lol.
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Old 11-17-2011, 01:27 AM   #12
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Can't wait to get the moon lighting.
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Old 11-17-2011, 10:40 AM   #13
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Sweet! Are you going to put a backing on it?
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Sweet! Are you going to put a backing on it?
Still debating any suggestions? Has anyone used the 3d backing??
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Old 11-17-2011, 11:07 AM   #15
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I have a 3D background that you use that special gel to attach. Pain in the butt. It looked great at first but then, as months went by, air bubbles appeared and it's detaching from the back. Not worth it, in my case anyway.
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I have a 3D background that you use that special gel to attach. Pain in the butt. It looked great at first but then, as months went by, air bubbles appeared and it's detaching from the back. Not worth it, in my case anyway.
Thanks for the info I won't waste my time then!
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That's just one person's experience. I've heard that some apply the backing with vaseline and it works well. Pick your poison.
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That's just one person's experience. I've heard that some apply the backing with vaseline and it works well. Pick your poison.
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Old 11-17-2011, 12:08 PM   #19
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Looks very good! Looking forward to doing my in-wall 75g set up now even more!

One thing I would recommend, which I am going to do on my tank, would be to add a "frame" around the opening. In my opinion it makes it look a lot cleaner and prevents the light from bleeding out around the edges.

Here's an example I found on the web:
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Old 11-17-2011, 12:41 PM   #20
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Yea I am gotta go to the home depot today. Thanks
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