03-08-2006, 10:11 AM
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: North Carolina
iTrader Positive Rating: 100%
Originally Posted by guaiac_boy
Interesting. It seems to be almost evenly split between covered and uncovered. What is it about uncovered - apart from the ability to have plants grow up and out of the tank - that appeals to people?
For me it is ease of maintenance...I can prune, clean the glass, re-scape etc without having to move the glass top along with the light fixture. Also with the light fixture on legs above, I have the light I need to see to do these various things.