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Old 11-08-2010, 02:33 PM   #31
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Well good luck and keep us posted. I really want to see the finish product.

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Old 11-08-2010, 03:54 PM   #32
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Here I am asking about my betta gallon tank and the next post I read is about a 4000 gallon tank! WOWzers, that tank is HUGE... you guys really must be experts on here . (makes me feel like a little fish)

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Old 11-08-2010, 04:18 PM   #33
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At the end of the day a fish is a fish big or small. And if you think about it we do this hobby for the fish they are the picture so the tank is just a frame holding the picture. But a nice frame does help
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Old 11-08-2010, 04:27 PM   #34
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Agree with thincat,With the cost of that tank can you imagine what else would be in that house just to be destroyed by the tank emptying out?They must remove the panelling to find the location of the leak asap before the damage is done,imagine that amount of water flowing through the house just because of a few panels or even all of them being removed!!
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Old 11-08-2010, 05:02 PM   #35
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WOW. That is on amazing gold fish bowl!! I have to agree with everyone here though, with 16 tons of water in the tank, I am not sure that standard sealant will be able to withstand that type of pressure. I would check with a public aquarium or maybe a professional custom tank builder to get an experts opinion. I would love to know what ends up inside this tank and what type of mechanics will run it
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Old 12-13-2010, 03:18 PM   #36
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My sentiments actually WOW and Double WOW. I agree with KBCoggin get with a Public Aquarium that houses such size aquariums they should be able to help if not this would be a long shot how about a Zoo that you might have gone to in the past that would have large aquaruims.

Only a suggestion hope everything turns out okay.
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Old 12-13-2010, 03:53 PM   #37
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Any update on finding the leak???
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Old 12-14-2010, 03:34 AM   #38
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I hope you guys have a more efficient method of getting RO/DI water


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