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Internal overflow tower (box whatever it's called lol)

MikeandDee

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I just picked up a 180 gallon tank with the internal overflow towers taken out. Previous owner was planning on covering the bottom holes, back drilling and going with a ghost external setup.

Over, I would like to have the two overflow towers, so that my tank can sit flush against the wall, less pvc pipe needed with a straight drop from the bottom holes. Easier access for maintenance if and when needed,

Problem I am having is finding anyone that sells the internal bottom overflow towers. Tried all popular websites, and glass cages suggested drilling the back and doing a ghost, which I don't want for above stated reason.

Any where in town where I can buy one at 24 inches high... anybody have a 3D printer that maybe able to do this. Should I get acrylic from lowes or Home Depot, have it cut to size and silicone adhesive the pieces together. If I do the later, will it be sound enough to handle the water pressure of the 180?

Any comments and suggestions will greatly be appreciated.... Of course if you have some internal overflow,boxes at 22-24 inches high, I will greatly trade cash for them....
 
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I just picked up a 180 gallon tank with the internal overflow towers taken out. Previous owner was planning on covering the bottom holes, back drilling and going with a ghost external setup.

Over, I would like to have the two overflow towers, so that my tank can sit flush against the wall, less pvc pipe needed with a straight drop from the bottom holes. Easier access for maintenance if and when needed,

Problem I am having is finding anyone that sells the internal bottom overflow towers. Tried all popular websites, and glass cages suggested drilling the back and doing a ghost, which I don't want for above stated reason.

Any where in town where I can buy one at 24 inches high... anybody have a 3D printer that maybe able to do this. Should I get acrylic from lowes or Home Depot, have it cut to size and silicone adhesive the pieces together. If I do the later, will it be sound enough to handle the water pressure of the 180?

Any comments and suggestions will greatly be appreciated.... Of course if you have some internal overflow,boxes at 22-24 inches high, I will greatly trade cash for them....
@MikeandDee this is tough. The tower would be made out of glass with an Acrylic cover. We can prep and ship all the parts for you to assemble. This can be challenging; measurements, assembly, fit and finish by doing this remote. A sure way to get this done, is for us the have the tank on site. Then this is an easy project. This is really something to talk through if you would like to explore these options. Thanks so much for reaching out to us.
 

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