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post #1 of 4 Old 12-23-2010, 07:15 PM Thread Starter
scratches on aquarium glass

I have a 10 gallon tank that is going very well, but looking closely at the glass, i notice small scratches. Is there a way to repair this?

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post #2 of 4 Old 12-23-2010, 09:33 PM
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I never had any luck getting deep scratches out of glass. I read a whole bunch of ways to try to buff the scratches out including toothpaste but nothing really worked well. There might be ways to make them less visible but I never found anything that helped.

There are glass buffers and grinders but they're expensive. If they're not too bad you don't see them much when the tank is full anyway.

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post #3 of 4 Old 12-23-2010, 09:45 PM
IMO your SOL =/

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post #4 of 4 Old 12-24-2010, 09:11 AM Thread Starter
The scatches aren't bad, I noticed them while using a toothbrush to clean of algae from the sides of the tank and I notiiced them. Now when I look in my tank, that's all I see :/ lol
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