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View Poll Results: Do Ypu Like Rear Glass Painted?
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Old 03/06/2018, 07:52 AM   #26
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When the forum cease to exist?

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Old 03/08/2018, 07:35 AM   #27
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Old 03/09/2018, 10:17 AM   #28
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I prefer painted back, blue works for me

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Old 03/10/2018, 10:02 AM   #29
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I paint them black or a very very dark blue

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Old 03/10/2018, 02:56 PM   #30
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Had nothing for a few tanks and now black gloss. Only complaint is not doing it sooner. Hides everything behind it and makes the rock, corals and fish stand out more

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Old 03/10/2018, 04:54 PM   #31
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I've always painted the back black but my latest tank is painted white. I think it gives the tank more depth and the colors pop more. I would think white would also reflect more light back into the tank. I think I'll stick with painting the back white going forward. I'm trying my best to keep the back clean and free of algae. If I do, it'll be a first so unless you're going to scrap the back glass and keep it clean, it's pretty much going to be red, purple or green or all three.

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Old 03/11/2018, 02:58 PM   #32
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If you donít want to commit to paint before you see the look, you could try some thinner black dibond. It usually comes one side matte and the other gloss, and you can cut a piece to fit. Itís waterproof, and would be easily removed if you changed the look of the tank or didnít like the look.

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