Anyone ever tried drilling a tempered tank?

Discussion in 'I made this!' started by leighton1245, May 19, 2011.

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  1. WhiskyTango

    WhiskyTango Eyelash Blennie

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    That sounded most attorney like.;)
     
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  3. blackreef13

    blackreef13 Coral Banded Shrimp

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    Will shatter your glass if your into wasting money go for it
     
  4. inwall75

    inwall75 Giant Squid

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    LOL :cheesy:
     
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  6. inwall75

    inwall75 Giant Squid

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    If you do, please make sure you're wearing safety goggles
     
  7. Larz_1

    Larz_1 Bristle Worm

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    I think it will shatter, too ...... but .....

    What if you applied window tint film to it before drilling?
    As the very least, I think it would hold it together instead of making a mess.

    ... just thinking outside the box ....

    Good luck.
     
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  9. Reef-a-holic

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    Agreed...I've seen tempered glass shatter...it depends on the amount of temper, but sometimes it's not so much a shatter as it is an explosion...tempered glass can have a lot of tension in it, so when you release that tension it doesn't always just shatter and fall to the ground...you run the risk of getting cut up.
     
  10. duoc9119

    duoc9119 Coral Banded Shrimp

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    Why not replace the broken panel with a new one?
     
  11. benbabcock

    benbabcock Bubble Tip Anemone

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    wrap it up in tape and then drill-baby-drill!
     
  12. DBOSHIBBY

    DBOSHIBBY Sleeper Shark

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    make sure you video tape it lol