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Old 08-02-2009, 04:43 PM   #1
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Fiberglass screen

I wanted to make a small cover that I can use to cover the gap in my glass top where the filter dumps the water in. I was thinking I would use window screening and let the water just flow through the screen and that would stop the fish from getting out. When I went to Lowe's to buy vinyl screen all they had was fiber glass and aluminum. I picked the fiberglass and it's just the very soft stuff you would use on a screen door. Is fiberglass ok? I'm pretty sure I heard vinyl was fish friendly and people use it for moss walls but I'm just not sure about this stuff.
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As long as the fiberglass is coated to prevent water seapage you should be ok. Look up "plastic mesh gutterguard" and see if that is something you are looking for overall.
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