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Re: cemented platform for the stand?

>Date: Mon, 1 May 2000 00:28:02 -0700 (PDT)
>From: chong wan-tong <deweychong at yahoo_com>
>Subject: cemented platform for the stand?

>I am afraid that if
> it is a cemented top, it may create uneven pressure
> and stress points on the base of the tank,especially
> if the top is not evenly done.
> Does anyone know what's the best?Any advice is much
> appreciated.
> Peter Chong
> (from Singapore)

I put a 1 inch thick piece of Styrofoam insulation under the tank, on top of
the planks.  This prevents unevenness in the wood tabletop from creating
stress points on the glass.