algae in scratches

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  1. Greenman

    Greenman

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    I have green algae growing in the scratches in my glass, what is the best way to remove this? I cannot seem to get anything to dig it out.
     
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    I dunno, but if you find out, let me know!!!
    I'm at the point of wanting to try a "detailing clay" used on car paint.
     
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    Kelz88 Got Reef?

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    Ugh I wish I had an answer for you. Most wouldnt notice it but on my tank I do lol.
     
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    you could try toothpicks. the round kind with the pointy ends, not the flat kind. if it doesn't work at least it won't scratch the glass. draw the toothpick right along inside the scratch. it should get a lot of it out.
     
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    Magic eraser
     
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    mariobrothersleeve squirrel

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    I can offer my daughters magic wand..... ala ka zam.
     
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    AVADA KEDAVRA!!!!
     
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    mariobrothersleeve squirrel

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    Is the scratch gone now?
     
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    lol I haven't tried yet. I'm going to try some of these... to be honest the algae is starting to go away. I finally added a Fuge to my tank with Chateo (not sure how to spell it) algae and its like all my other algae's are just going poof. Im astounded.
     
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    do not use a magic eraser. they take the shine off, and sum of them have cleaning products embeded in them
     
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    mariobrothersleeve squirrel

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    Yea, bad idea aquarian. Thank God I came up with the practical magic wand. :) in all honesty, never really thought someone would actually try.
     
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    My bad I thought we were ONLY concerned withe the algaeo_O
     
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    your standard razor blade scraper from the local hardware store is just as good
     
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