Help plz!!!!!!

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  1. johannes rall

    johannes rall

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    Hi guys.I need some help my tank popped at the back.lucky for me its just the LR in tank.Ive put it in a bucket.For how long can i keep it in the bucket and must i redo the whole tanks silicone or just the side that popped if so how can i do it?
     
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  3. butcherman

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    Get one of those addis 65l containers add a flow pump, and you can keep the LR in there indefinatly.

    You can then replace the pane that broke if you like, Just be sure to stripe ALL the silicone and Clean it really well befor putting the new one in.
     
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    LR should be fine as long as you provide some flow and keep temp stable.

    You can remove only the back pane....depending on how the tank is built it might be an issue (bracing etc). I use a measuring tape to cut between the panes , then scraper to remove the silicone , then silicone stripper to remove last bits

    Give a good wash with some vinigar and fit new pane

    Good luck
     
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    LR will be 100% fine if you provide flow and keep the temp stable

    i would remove the pane and clean all the silicone off and re do it from start, dont forget the bracing this is important
     
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