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  1. General Reef Discussion
    Advice Needed 90 gallon acrylic tank started leaking. Came out at 2:30am to a huge amount of saltwater. The leak is at the seam on the bottom of the tank. My question is, would it be wise to use pvc cement to kind of melt the acrylic back together and make it like 1 piece, or should I use...
  2. General Reef Discussion
    so i was wondering if anyone had some step by step instructions on tearing a tank down and resealing it. i have a 180 i may possibly be replacing the back panel on since it is chipped. it doesnt leak and isnt set up yet but with the chip there it worries me so i wanna do it right the first time...
  3. General Reef Discussion
    Hello everyone, I just went bare bottom last weekend. During the tear down, I took advantage of the opportunity to re-inforce my stand. In the process, I think I may have caused the stand to warp. Now I have a small leak somewhere around the bottom edge of the tank. I just came home...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    I got a 120gal glass tank, and I have read in some forums. Then at the end it would something like "don't try this on a larger tank." It leaks in the bottom corner just enough notice. And ideas would be helpful. O its empty...
  5. Large Systems
    So after searching Google and finding a post by Fat Tony I think I need to re-seal the inner seal on my 200. :( Does anyone have any info / links / how-to's on how to remove my top frame / brace and then remove the front glass? Here is a message I sent to Fat Tony, it has a lot of info in it...
  6. General Reef Discussion
    Hi guys, My 4x2 ft tank occasionally leaks water from one corner (say once ever 3 months). Why doesn't it leak all the time? Something to do with temperatures? It seems to leak when it starts warming up, and now it's happening again when it's cool. What should I do? Cheers
  7. General Reef Discussion
    Im about 40% of the way filling my 135 and it sprung a leak in the middle on the bottom in the back. Its a used tank and is quite old. Now that i am taking a good look at the bottom of it, one can tell it leaked before and the patch job someone put it place isnt in place anymore. It seems like...
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