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Old 10-28-2011, 01:18 PM   #1
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Plywood Tanks questions .

Are cheaper than glass and Acrylic tanks?
Are they easier to make ?
How safe are they ?

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Old 10-28-2011, 01:20 PM   #2
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A plywood tank? Um....... how would it hold the water? And why would you want to have a wooden tank..... I'm not usually easily confused, but you stumped the panel on this one.
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The sides and back are wood but the front is glass or Acrylic.
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The sides and back are wood but the front is glass or Acrylic.
Are you sure it's not a normal tank with wood on the outside of the backs and sides? Can't see anyway that wood of any sort would hold the water!
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A plywood tank? Um....... how would it hold the water? And why would you want to have a wooden tank..... I'm not usually easily confused, but you stumped the panel on this one.
you have to water proof it with liquid rubber ive seen a video about how to make one ill post it here in a min
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Oh, like that liquid rubber stuff that they have the infomercial for? The one where the guy installs the screen door on the boat bottom and doesn't sink? I think you get a set of ginsu knives if you place your order NOW!!!!!!!
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I got the idea from this site
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http://www.garf.org/tank/buildtank.asp
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ohh ok heres the video ive seen HOW TO: Plywood Aquarium - YouTube
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Oh, like that liquid rubber stuff that they have the infomercial for? The one where the guy installs the screen door on the boat bottom and doesn't sink? I think you get a set of ginsu knives if you place your order NOW!!!!!!!
ya!!!! actually i dont really trust the plywood tank and i like to look through the sides too
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http://www.garf.org/tank/buildtank.asp
Do they have pics of the final product? All I see are line drawings.
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