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Little Known Acrylic Aquarium Facts
First you have to consider the size and shape of the tank but a factor that is often overlooked is the material that will be used making the fish tank. The traditional material is glass.
History of The Acrylic Aquarium
Over the years the acrylic aquarium has quickly become one of the more popular choices when selecting a freshwater fish tank. While saltwater hobbyist still prefer a solid glass tank. People are not afraid of trying the acrylic aquarium for saltwater and marine reef keeping.
What Makes Acrylic Aquariums Better Than...
Acrylic sheets are able to transmit 92% of visible light allowing this excellent views of your underwater world.
Acrylic aquariums are sealed with molecular bonds. This type of bonding is considered to be one of the best isolating techniques. Resulting into a beautifully and cristal clear view of your acrylic aquarium.
Since the acrylic aquarium is impervious to the corrosive effects of saltwater, they last for a long time and have in some cases lifetime warranties against leakage.
Acrylic aquariums weigh only half the amount of glass aquariums, and yet are much tougher than glass. A thin foil that can be pealed of comes with most aquariums delivered The weight of an acrylic aquarium is lighter than traditional glass models. Installing, or moving one, could be a whole different story if you’re working with a heavy loaded glass fish tank.
Concluding the acrylic aquarium would be easier to move and better to look at!
The Future of Acrylic Aquariums
While a variety of traditional glass aquariums designed have a lot to offer in the right circumstance, the advent of acrylic as a manufactured tank material means that the design boundaries have shifted in a massive way and well out the ordinary.
Most very large (250 gallon +) tanks are built using acrylic instead of glass because acrylic is more durable and can take a higher pressure without flexing (bowing) and breaking.
Where aquariums had to be rectangular or square shaped, now the only constraints on size and shape are your imagination and the room available?
These reasons make the acrylic aquarium the ideal choice for people buying a large or small tank without budgetary concerns.
Why Should I Buy Acrylic Aquarium Tanks?
Buying an acrylic aquarium is a budget friendly and solid solution because they are more durable and less prone to break or shatter than glass aquariums.
Glass fish tanks often come as separate pieces of glass that are joined using some sort of silicon water resistant glue. They can be quite fragile and over time the glue will lose its strength.
This would leave you with a huge mess to clean, no house for your pets, and possibly some significant damage to the area the tank was occupying. No stress, this is not an every day drama. Of course choosing the material of your tank is important, it keeps your beloved pets from swimming on the carpet.
Popular Acrylic Aquarium Brands
The Sea Clear Aquariums for example have bent front corners, providing you with a seamless view of your underwater world. The Sea Clear Acrylic Aquarium is manufactured with the finest cell cast acrylic on the market today.
Another example is this Clear-For-Life Acrylic Aquarium with a 24 gallon capacity; light fixture (bulb not included) and the black canopy and stand. Almost everything to get you started with your fish tank.
“Still need to buy the fish ;-p”
This acrylic aquarium would make an excellent fish community tank as well as for creating land habitats.
Custom Acrylic Aquariums Could Be Delivered at Your Home
The key to a great custom built acrylic aquarium is in the design and the creation of the unit.
Find an original concept and talk it over with a custom acrylic aquarium manufacturer, or find the aquariums expert in your area.
Experts will need to ensure the tank is built with the utmost of care, and find an acrylic aquarium suitable for both fresh and saltwater use.
Just imagine your custom manufactured dream acrylic aquarium all inclusive with matching furniture quality cabinetry, top quality stand, high tech equipment, arriving to your doorstep in a few weeks.
Having a vast array of acrylic aquarium shapes and sizes one could select from here at SunnyFishTank.Com, but at budget prices, plus some products have free shipping cost for home delivery!
Freshwater or saltwater, we specialize in creating aquariums that you never knew existed or beyond your wildest imagination. Our fish tanks are priced at honest market value and are delivered to you when promised. We support our customers with the best service in the industry.
Acrylic Aquarium Equipment
One of the vital things you need are your life support equipment & fish supplies to keep your aquariums healthy and functioning .
Lights, air stone, filters, plumbing, sump, heater, monitors they all need to be there in place and doing their part, right?
That’s why you should get them all at once and save on combos or price discounts when you buy an acrylic aquarium.
Cleaning Acrylic Aquariums
It is not recommended to clean your acrylic fish tank with alcohol, the chemical reaction triggers the acrylic to crack under pressure. Get some fish friendly cleaning products to clean your acrylic aquarium properly on the inside and outside without harming creature or tank!
Watch this video to see what could happen if you decided to clean your acrylic aquarium with a cloth and some alcohol
Finding a Spot For Your Acrylic Aquarium
You will want an acrylic aquarium that is the right size for your home and for your fish. Anothert thing is to consider the location you intend for the fish tank. To ensure you don't go moving around a full 55 gallon tank and strain your back during the process, take some time to consider a definitive location before installing.
Your bathroom, bedroom, guestroom, or kitchen and living room and many more places you can spot to decorate your home with the return of an ancient hobby called fish keeping.
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