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Old 04-23-2011, 10:48 AM   #1

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New 55 gallon

Picked up a 55 gallon on craigslist this morning. It looks to be in good condition, however, as you can see in the pic there isn't a bead of silicon in the corners. I've filled it 1/3 with water and it's holding fine so far. Should I reseal the corners? It hasn't had water in it in a year but held fine before that.
What are your thoughts?
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Old 04-23-2011, 11:12 AM   #2
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i would mine was same way and i filled it looked fine when it was full but thats alot of water to wonder bout if its gonna leak or not better safe then sorry its alot of wieght in there when fill all way
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