12mm glass is it necessary to go starfire?

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  1. Brad Cottle

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    hi i wanted your opinion on 12mm glass if i use normal float glass does it tint everything when you look in the tank? is it necessary to go starfire? let me know
     
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    12mm is fine in normal float glass.
     
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    is there no noticeable difference when using it ?
     
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    There is a slight difference, but personally i dont think its worth the extra money.
     
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    from 16mm and up, then it makes a difference.
    There are a lot of tanks out there with 16mm glass and normal float glass.
     
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    I dont know starfire glass but on my 10mm glass tank you can see difference between float glass and opti white glass
     
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    Is there a thread on building tanks?
     
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    I think there is a big difference , try get for front pain only ?
    I have a sample of 10mm of each and colors look better through Opti clear
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