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View Poll Results: Which do you like better?

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  • Glass Top

    19 73.08%
  • Hood

    7 26.92%
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  1. #11

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    0 Not allowed!
    Would love to change out the Tetra hood on my 10 gallon to a Versa Top

    Can't Qualify my Acrylic, as it's got a molded and fused on acrylic top.

  2. #12

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    0 Not allowed!
    Ditto to the glass top, with or without a canopy. The plastic hoods offer little to no varience in light choice. I currently have a plastic hood on my betta tank that's driving me nuts (hey, it was free) because the cats shattered the glass top and broke the original tank. Once I get moved, I'm building a canopy for a ten gallon. They don't make them, so this should get interesting. :)

  3. #13

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    Don't want you to choke on the hot dog. - Slaphppy7   Thanks for the Rep ;-) - steeler58   For being one minute late on the DT contest. - Silbar   First round on me , Happy Birthday - gadget228   For hanging out on a lazy Sunday ;-) - steeler58   

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    0 Not allowed!
    Quote Originally Posted by bignellm
    Can't Qualify my Acrylic, as it's got a molded and fused on acrylic top.
    Yep. I use Veratops on my tanks and I love'em.

  4. #14

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    Happy Christmas - MuckyFish   thanks for advising on vegetables for my kribs! so here is a discus - ScottishFish   You help a lot - PhillipOrigami   For the bank account, and thx for the rep - Cliff   beautiful discus! - Crispy   

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    0 Not allowed!
    Glass tops are vastly superior to plastic ones - besides better lighting options, they are so much easier to clean. They seal better due to their weight over plastic. Better still, unlike the plastic that will frost over, this does not happen to glass so easily and is easy to clean using vinegar. Large complete wood hoods are best but very pricey.
    Knowledge is fun(damental)

    A 75 gal with eight Discus, fake plants, and a lot of wood also with sand substrate. Clean up crew is down to just two Sterba's Corys. Filters: continuous new water flow; canister w/UV, in-tank algae scrubber!! Finally, junked the nitrate removal unit from hell.

    For Fishless cycling:http://www.aquaticcommunity.com/aqua...ead.php?t=5640

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