How to keep fish from jumping out of tank

Discussion in 'Marine Fish Discussions' started by LCornelius, 17 Apr 2011.

  1. LCornelius

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    Hi all,

    Just wondering, what do you do to keep fish from jumping from your tank?

    I have lost cromises and a 6 line that jumped out of my tank :(
     
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    A closed wooden canopy? Some guys even use egg crate or fine mesh. A bit of a problem if you have a rimless tank as it will spoil the clean look.
     
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    I use a DIY screen kit from a hardware store and use a clear plastic mesh. Make sure to get the assembly tool! The good mesh is tricky to find and won't block much light.

    You get a really clean look and no more fish sticks.

    [​IMG]
     
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    Welcome to Massa tkeracer619, please start a thread in the new members section and tell us a bit more about yourself and your tank,etc
     
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    very nice mesh covering u made ther,i currently using egg crate but it blocks out too much light
     
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