Need a tank to be drilled

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  1. dogstar

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    Need someone who can drill a tank for me.

    Needs to come out to the jhb southern suburbs. Maybe i can bring the tank to you. Tank is an Aqua h20. Will probably need the cabinet underneath to be drilled too.

    Thanks
     
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    Mekaeel Moderator MASA Contributor

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    How about some DIY dogstar. Get yourself a diamond bit from Builders warehouse and drill it yourself with caution. The idea is to drill very slowly and add water to area thats being drilled in order for the glass not to crack (Overheating). Hopefully somebody will give you the exact method of doing so.
     
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    Will be picking it up tomorrow. Its an Aqua H2O i am not sure what glass it has.
     
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    Shaun Retired Moderator

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    Just be careful some glass can not be drilled.
     
  7. dogstar

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    I just saw this thread on drilling a jebo:
    Drilling a jebo - Anything DIY Related

    I suspect this Aqua H2O is probably made of tempered glass but not sure. Can anybody confirm? I guess I wont try drill it unless i know for sure.
     
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    Mekaeel Moderator MASA Contributor

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    Otherwise just get yourself an overflow box.
     
  9. Moolis Moolman

    Moolis Moolman Pet Stop SA Sponsor

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    Hi

    Side or BACK panel??

    I could drill back panel but side and front is tempered and COULD NOT BE DRILLED!

    Phone me at 012-329 8965 for costing.

    Always hooked on ...........
     
  10. dogstar

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    Have PM'ed you moolis.

    Moolis is a bit far out for me to drive with the tank, but will do so if thats my only option. Any guys in JHB that could possibly assist?
     
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    i got a 39mm and 40mm, you can lend them if you want
     
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    Hey dogstar have got a 50mm and a 25mm drill bit if you are interested
     
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