What to cover open top

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  1. Blue Reefer

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    What does one put ontop of your tank to prevent jumpers from jumping without affecting light penetration?
     
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    Plexiglass sheet works if you clean them on a weekly basis. Otherwise you can do a eggcrate cover... (not the best looking option though...)
     
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    Dont you get a type of poly screen like they use in the States? Egg crate dont think is a good idee is it suppose to be a light diffuser. Plexiglass will just be a pain to keep clean from salt creep.
     
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    You can also make a frame and line with Mesh..this was a "spoeg 'n plak" I needed one afternoon, but you get the idea..:p
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    Hey Blue Reefer, I use a big sheet of egg crate

    I guess anything you use is going to affect the light somewhat, but I found this it doesn't affect it all that badly
     
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    Can't even see it....
     
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    @balindamotion yes thats what I'm talking about. Where do you get that and whats it called?
     
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    @Blue Reefer ..I got it at Builders Express.. I think..or Builders Warehouse...it's called Mesh and it's in the Garden Section...
     
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