LF: stand, anyone make stands?

Discussion in 'Buy, Sell, Trade' started by dpc goes west, Aug 31, 2017.

  1. dpc goes west

    dpc goes west Supporting Member

    Just picked up a IM40 locally and the stand i planned originally for it is a bit too short width wise.

    Does anyone here build stands? tank dimensions are 24x20 .

    willing to buy a stand that can accommodate the tank, or pay for it to be built.


    thanks!
     
  2. Flagg37

    Flagg37 Officer at large

    I can build you one but it's not cheap. It's most economic if you can find one that's already built that can fit your needs.
     
  3. iCon

    iCon Supporting Member

    I have a steel welded stand that I believe is 24x24 and can probably hold a car. It's nice, but taking up room in the garage. PM me if interested.
    Located SF.
     
  4. scuzy

    scuzy Supporting Member

    I saw doughboy on rc in Milpitas had IM stand for sale real check. Not sure on the size.
     
  5. dpc goes west

    dpc goes west Supporting Member

    Yeah great deal, it sold before i picked up the 40 though.
     
  6. ashburn2k

    ashburn2k Supporting Member

    I can make you a stand but it won’t be store bought pretty


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  7. Bruce Spiegelman

    Bruce Spiegelman Supporting Member

    I'll bet your stands are gorgeous though!
     
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  8. Bruce Spiegelman

    Bruce Spiegelman Supporting Member

    Actually got any pics of any you've made?
     
  9. Gablami

    Gablami Supporting Member

    Maybe a elaborate staircase with a built in tank?


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  10. DEATH BY SNU SNU

    DEATH BY SNU SNU Supporting Member

    xcaret built the stand that I have now and it's solid as a rock!
     
  11. Flagg37

    Flagg37 Officer at large

    I've actually been surprised that I've never come across a customer that's even had a tank in their house. I'd love to do a project that integrates the tank with the staircase.
     
  12. Bruce Spiegelman

    Bruce Spiegelman Supporting Member

  13. Flagg37

    Flagg37 Officer at large

    I've only made my stand that's in my build thread and @Vhuang168's stand for his 190 gallon tank. He just wanted a quick paint grade one since it was going to be in his garage. Mine is more furniture grade.
     
  14. Bruce Spiegelman

    Bruce Spiegelman Supporting Member

    Beautiful stand. I'm jealous.
     
  15. xcaret

    xcaret Supporting Member

    Stand was alredy built, I added height and changed the mdf top and bottom pieces plus the bottom 2x's reinforcement... and oh yes, changed the color to black.
    I've built a few, for @bee505, @melly mel and few others. I think Flagg37 can build you a beautiful stand. I'm a DIY'er sometimes, not an experienced woodworker but have projects that have not been finished, one of them a frag tank stand http://www.bareefers.org/forum/threads/got-bit-by-the-bug-sort-of.18843/ notice started in January, 2016!? I need to attach the doors still then onto working on adding an external overflow box so we are talking 2019 for that little project...
    But as you read, I alredy got bit by the bug...
     
    Last edited: Aug 31, 2017

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