Tank cracked in the bottom corner

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  1. Biohazard

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    Mornign all
    I woke ts morning to find my 110l nano tank leaking. I have a deep sand bed. Not sure why it cracked. Any ideas would be great.

    Also can you repair a crack like that or should replace the entire base of my tank
     
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    Can you post a pic of the crack. Depending on how/where its cracked it can sometimes be fixed
     
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    If the crack stops in a pane of glass then you must not repair it, but rather change the pane of glass; If the crack has run its course from air to air (in a corner crack) then you can repair it.
     
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    dallasg Moderator MASA Contributor

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    post a pic of tank, i have spare 6mm glass and if i can help i will

    lets see what the damage is etc
     
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    Battling to post pics from iPad or IPhone... As soon as I get back on Friday I'll post pics... The crack has gone from one end of the corner to the other end of the corner
    Thanks for all the replies guys
     
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    You should then be able to silicone another glass piece over it, either inside the tank, or below, or both.
     
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    we can prob fix in about 10min
     
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