Help with unbalanced tank

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    Hi all, have a new 900L tank but is a bit off horizontal, what would you guys use to raise the tank a bit?
     
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    If its the floor, then raise the one side of the stand using shims of some sort.
     
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    how much is it out by?
     
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    Arnold "I'll be back" Schwarzenegger.;)

    However I prefer to use Alan's method, after you figure out Leslie's question.
    Good luck, that's a big tank!
     
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    its out by a fair bit Leslie, say 1.5cm which is alot for such a bit tank right? and alan, whats a shim?
     
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    I use 10cm square steel plates. From steel shops. Different thickness's are available.

    Also either R2 coins or nylon washers. At least the nylon will not rust.
     
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