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Old 08-22-2019, 01:07 PM
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Question Do you guys put anything between your tank and stand?

I know some people like to put a yoga mat or something between the tank and stand, especially with rimless tanks.

I have never done this but also have never had a rimless tank before.

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Old 08-22-2019, 02:10 PM
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Foam pad under the tank and sump
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Old 08-22-2019, 02:52 PM
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Is the tank glass or acrylic?
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Old 08-23-2019, 12:05 PM
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i am setting up a rimless glass tank
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Old 08-23-2019, 12:24 PM
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I had a 60 gal rimless cube.

I only placed a towel under my sump to help with vibration/sound. It also helped with keeping my wood stand dry.
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Old 08-23-2019, 12:59 PM
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If there is a frame around the glass on the bottom of the tank no mat is necessary, if it is only glass you should use a yoga mat or something to even out imperfections.
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Old 08-23-2019, 04:51 PM
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Good to know!

thanks for the info
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Old 08-23-2019, 06:10 PM
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Yes rimless tanks need the foam padding, rimmed glass tanks are harmed by the foam padding. They have the opposite setup from of each other. The rimmed tanks are supported directly on the plastic frame. Rimless use foam instead.
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