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    hi folks
    can anyone point me to a cheap/reasonable place where i can buy some glass to build some grow out tanks?...preferably in the pta area. tks :)
     
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    I once got massive sheets of shop windows from someone when I worked in Pta. I suggest that you speak to shop fitters, or people that replace shop windows. Or maybe even poeple who do demolitions. The glass I got was 8mm thick and I actually built a 1mx1mx500 high aquarium from it.
     
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    Ross Demolition in CPt would be the first port of call if you were down here.
    I am sure they are up in JHB/PTA too if not try and find something similar.
    Saw some 12mm bullet proof glass at the Cape Town one a month or so ago.
     
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    WOW!! How kewl would it be to have a "bulletproof" tank!! Perfect for the South African Enviroment!!
     
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    good for a base!
     
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    Alvin, I know a person who can help you, I'll PM you tomorrow with the details.
     
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    Hi

    Alvin you can allso try Ralphs Glass look them up in the yellow pagers...really cheap
     
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    tks folks for the excellent info.
    sorry for the late reply. cameron any luck with ur contact? tks again
     

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