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Old 04-02-2013, 10:51 AM   #21
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Welcome there's all kinds of good stuff on there I'm gonna connect 2 tanks when the next $1/gal sale comes around and put my recliner between the 2 under the tunnel.
That's gonna kick butt
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Ok I called glass cages. A local aquarium builder about 15 minutes from me and for 10 pieces of cut 1/4" glass cut the sizes I want for $40 and aquarium silicone $6 or do you think I should just buy glass and a cutter from lowes
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Ok I called glass cages. A local aquarium builder about 15 minutes from me and for 10 pieces of cut 1/4" glass cut the sizes I want for $40 and aquarium silicone $6 or do you think I should just buy glass and a cutter from lowes
How many gallons are you expecting and the glass cutters can be a pain if you have never used one before at least for me it was.
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I want like 3.5 gallon
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I want like 3.5 gallon
Sry also meant to ask are u wanting a basic tank or something crazy like the upside down setup if u want something crazy I would have the pros cut it. IMO.
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If you know how to cut glass properly (really simple by the way) it would be cheaper to cut it yourself. Just be really careful not to cut yourself, and sand down the edges once cut.
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I would have them cut it unless you have cut glass before I had to replace a window in my shed recently and it took me 3 trys to get it right lol
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I've cut glass for a window once. I've never built an aquarium
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There's a great video by UrauJoey on YouTube on how to build a glass aquarium.
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