Problems With A Biorb

Discussion in 'Freshwater Beginners' started by Rhyannon, Jun 13, 2018.

  1. R

    Rhyannon New Member Member

    Hi, I'm just wondering if anyone knows what could have created this patch on my Biorb, it looks like a melt mark.

    The biorb is near the window(not to near as shown in the photo) but the curtain is always drawn. I did have a wireless router on the unit next to the tank so I'm not sure if that could have made this mark.

    Very new to this!
     

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  2. IHaveADogToo

    IHaveADogToo Well Known Member Member

    I've heard of biorbs shattering before. Seeing the acrylic start to appear to melt doesn't sit well. If I were you, I'd start shopping for a replacement tank before tragedy strikes.
     
  3. OP
    OP
    R

    Rhyannon New Member Member

    This is what I was hoping to avoid! The tank was only set up on Sunday!
     
  4. IHaveADogToo

    IHaveADogToo Well Known Member Member

    Did you get it used?
     
  5. OP
    OP
    R

    Rhyannon New Member Member

    Yes I did but the mark wasn't there when I bought it, it was throughly inspected when I set it up.
     
  6. IHaveADogToo

    IHaveADogToo Well Known Member Member

    Okay. I asked if you got it used because, if you got it new, then you could probably get a replacement sent to you. But since it was used that isn't really an option.
     




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