what should be between the stand and tank

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    mm16

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    The top of the stand I am building will have plywood on it, is there something needed between the glass tank and the plywood?

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    Ted Living one day at a time

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    As long as it is level and the main weight is on the edges you will be fine. Most commercial stand have a open top. You can see my bottom glass from underneath. The weight should be on the edges.
     
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    If you're worried about it being slightly uneven you can use that stick on cork lining stuff they sell for drawers. I used it for that same purpose and it seems to have worked out quite well.
     
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    Some people use a thin piece of foam between the tank and the stand. But most people don't use anything.
     
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