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Old 08-27-2019, 01:13 PM
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Default Re: Grey Mantala for false Bottom

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Originally Posted by Socratic Monologue View Post
Yes, this.

Also, Matala cuts with a utility blade, whereas working with eggcrate I use a wire snipper (for the eggcrate) and a vise and saw (for PVC risers); the tools are simpler. Matala ships to your door, whereas the other stuff is typically a trip to Home Depot or equivalent.

I agree, though, that if cost is a consideration, Matala loses.


Those are all one time purchases though, and a good chunk of folks already have those lying around anyways. I can make a false bottom in an hour? Maybe? For a large tank. To me, that's worth saving 50-100$. But, full disclosure, I'm a cheapskate and like DIY projects .
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