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Hey guys, I'm rather new to the network of building systems, but I had this idea for a custom reservoir, inspired by Cyberdruid's waterfall bays. If possible, can someone experienced with acrylic offer some tips and tricks. I also have a question, how thick should the space be for water to run between , it's going to be thin as possible, to fit in a specific place on or in a case, trying to keep it a bit secret, to post pictures when it's complete.

Thanks for reading!
post #2 of 5
The gap really doesn't matter. Remember that a loop can be run without a reservoir, it's just a pain to fill. The smaller your gap, the less water gets in there, the tougher it will be to fill thumb.gif
 
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Yeah, this is a specially designed reservoir, it's what's going to make my system me. Also, is there a special way to drill or cut holes in acrylic for placing the water outlets and inlets, as in threading the holes, I'm worried I'de end up making it not watertight.
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Check out some of CyberDruids youtube posts, he has many videos showing how he makes them
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I've watched most of them, none of them that I have seen have said the details of threads for the screws
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