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post #1 of 3 Old 12-30-2007, 04:27 PM Thread Starter
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Size of stand

Hello,

I just got a new tank and it is 31 gallons. The stand is a little bit smaller than the tank and I am wondering if this is ok. The stand is the right length and is flush with the sides but the front and back of the tank hangs over the edge about a half inch on each side.

Is this ok? Or should the stand be the same size or a bit bigger than the tank?
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post #2 of 3 Old 12-30-2007, 05:48 PM
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hi and welcome.
i would say that the stand should be of the same size as the tank,
or bigger,never smaller
then there will be no strain on the tank at all.
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post #3 of 3 Old 12-30-2007, 11:46 PM
just watch carefully a tank that is to big can warp the stand
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