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post #1 of 3 Old 03-08-2009, 02:49 PM Thread Starter
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What do I do to clean my aquarium glass?

As in a previous thread I mentioned I am going to be setting up my previous tank again. Its been sitting dry for about over a month now. I want to clean the glass so its not dirty. Can I just use glass cleaner? or do I use water that I pour into the tank as im filling it up?
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post #2 of 3 Old 03-08-2009, 03:57 PM
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i wouldn't advise glass cleaner,as this could lead onto poisioned fish,
use a mix of vinigar and water,you should find it comes off with that,
if you have stubbon calcuim build up,you can carefully scrape it off with a razor blade,
after wash the tank a couple of times with fresh water,before the final fill.
hth. :)

when you set up a new tank,hide an extra
sponge or two behind some decor,that way you have
something seeded for you next filter.
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post #3 of 3 Old 03-08-2009, 06:54 PM
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yep...NO GLASS CLEANER. you want to keep your tank free of any chemicals( such as soap, detergent, etc)
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