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Old 04-17-2008, 12:27 PM   #11
 
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Let us know how it goes. I still think that 2 gallon is too much just because of the sloshing and swaying of the water but it could work. Is a good tank to experiment with because it is inexpensive.

To be honest, I am kinda paranoid about moving my tanks even across the room and won't leave any water except what I can't syphon out of the tank when I move them.
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Old 04-18-2008, 02:01 PM   #12
 
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Hopefully it will be fine ( 2 weeks later; DARN IT SHATTERED!!!!!)
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Old 04-23-2008, 12:19 PM   #13
 
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WHen I get to the new place, I was going to rinse the blue sponge thing inside the filter because theres alot of brown stuff on it that I think is clogging it up (aquarium water rinsing of course). But wouldnt all this moving around and cleaning restart the cycling process?
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Old 04-23-2008, 12:55 PM   #14
 
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you may find that you have a mini cycle,
test the water,and let everyone know what the results are.
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Old 04-23-2008, 02:37 PM   #15
 
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alright, I dont know the exact day that I can get the results but I have to be completley gone by the 30th
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Old 05-05-2008, 04:49 PM   #16
 
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ok, I just moved in and unpacked. I have had success in moving the aquarium with the gravel and 20% water still in the tank. Although I was successful, I DO NOT recommend doing this. As I was transporting the tank, I could feel the pressure on the glass as if it was about to burst. Im guessing it barely made it. No cracks are yet to be found but it doesnt mean that it COULDNT of happened. 8)
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Old 05-05-2008, 04:57 PM   #17
 
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Check the silicone and all the glass very carefully, I worry that the structural integrity may be compromised and that it may still burst.
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Old 05-05-2008, 05:12 PM   #18
 
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you moved it with water and gravel in it
well yeah i agree check the seal really well.
hope it goes togrther well.
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Old 05-06-2008, 04:59 PM   #19
 
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I checked it. Everythings fine thus far but not to say that problems couldnt have happened
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