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Old 09-04-2013, 11:28 PM   #11
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I have a feeling it was used as a reptile cage
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Old 09-04-2013, 11:32 PM   #12
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That's what I wasn't hoping for. I really like the size, it has the same foot print as mine now just twice as high so I can use it on my custom stand.
Thanks for the input, I'll just go check it tomorrow and see how it looks.
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Old 09-04-2013, 11:35 PM   #13
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I would have them fill it there and put a tape mesure across the top while its filling to see how much the glass bows. and ofcourse to see if it holds water.
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Old 09-05-2013, 06:55 PM   #14
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My tank came top trim less and I made braces with a 2x4.

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Look at the top, with those my tank stays perfectly straight. Without them the glass bows maybe 3" lol
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Old 09-07-2013, 01:29 AM   #15
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I have not had a chance to go see it yet. Here is another picture that he sent me that shows the thickness a little better. I have no problem making frames for it. I looked around already and it seems that no one makes frames for that size.
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Old 09-07-2013, 01:43 AM   #16
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Glass looks pretty thin, you will defiantly need something
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Old 09-07-2013, 01:43 AM   #17
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Whatever you build test it outside just a tip lol
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Old 09-07-2013, 06:16 AM   #18
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That tank has awful dimensions. It would be a hassle to clean and isn't versatile as far as stocking options goes. I'd give it a miss if it were me- especially with it not having a centre brace
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That tank has awful dimensions. It would be a hassle to clean and isn't versatile as far as stocking options goes. I'd give it a miss if it were me- especially with it not having a centre brace
It's a show tank... It's made to look spectacular with a nice selection of fish
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Old 09-07-2013, 06:00 PM   #20
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I have not had a chance to go see it yet. Here is another picture that he sent me that shows the thickness a little better. I have no problem making frames for it. I looked around already and it seems that no one makes frames for that size.
have you tried this site? They do some custom frames

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