Acrylic/Perspex

Discussion in 'Anything DIY Related' started by dallasg, 25 Feb 2014.

  1. dallasg

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    I am looking at making a new sump, anyone tell me how to calc the thickness needed

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    I do not have a calculator but even on a short 1.2 meter sump 350 deep you need bracing as it bows with 8 mm plexiglass.
     
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    It's way too expensive imo. I was thinking of making a normal glass sump then doing all the dividers etc out of perspex.
     
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