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New tank plans

Dave and all:

> > I was thinking of a 48" X 18" X 18". What thickness glass should I specify ?
> Oceanic uses 3/8" for the vertical panels and 1/2" for the bottom.
> They are conservative.

Ummm ......9.4mm for vertical and 12.5mm for bottom? Any idea what's 
typical used? I know some of the locally made 18" high tanks have 
6mm glass, or should I just err on the side of caution?


Jacques Gerber
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Rhodes University
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