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Old 03-16-2014, 03:15 AM   #1
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Test fill

I have just finished putting euro bracing in my 40 gal tank I'm now wondering how long I should test fill it for? I built the tank myself so I want to be 100% sure it will hold
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Old 03-16-2014, 05:49 AM   #2
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I'd leave it filled at least 2 weeks that should give it enough time
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Old 03-16-2014, 08:01 AM   #3
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Sweet I got mixed reviews I needa full it up again now haha
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Old 03-16-2014, 12:37 PM   #4
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Yea everyone does a different amount of time. If I was worried I didn't do it right I would fill it for 4 weeks. Definitely go with what you're comfortable with. Good luck!
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Yea I had the tank set up originally and it was a 6ft but it cracked so I made 2 aquariums out of the one I'm just a little cautious now
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In that case you might be more comfortable letting it sit for a longer amount of time.
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Old 03-17-2014, 04:43 AM   #7
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The 6ft one only cracked because I didn't put styrofoam under it and it was on a soft wood bench so it just gave way :/
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Old 03-17-2014, 07:32 AM   #8
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Well the euro bracing cracked I'm looking to buy some more glass I can only get 16 sheets tho this stuff will be 10mm thick tho
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