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Old 11-14-2012, 11:59 PM   #1
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Can you double up acrylic?

So basicly I work at a golf cart customizing shop and I aquire a lot of old used windsheilds. Mainly scuffed and tinted but I think I can buff the scuff out. The main problem is they are only around 1/8" thick. So is there any way to glue two together and still be clear?

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Old 11-15-2012, 08:23 AM   #2
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Like most things if enough resources are spent it could be done but the end product (capable from most DIY types) would not be near satisfactory for a tank. One of those things that one should just buy the appropriate material and save your time and effort for other more meaningful tasks that don't need such a special skill set.

I have laminated acrylic when making jigs in the shop and would never be satisfied with using them for anything else.
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Old 11-20-2012, 09:42 AM   #3
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how big of a tank are you making i made an xbox tank out of little 1/8" acrylic it was small though so it was fine and i got mine cut out of acrylic scrap at my local hardware store..saved us both a couple bucks
here http://www.aquariumadvice.com/forums...-230435-4.html if your making a small tank this shows you how simple and cool it is...
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