My Semi-annual upgrade

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  1. iani

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    Thanks Phong and Lap. Hahaha.
     
  2. vapormd

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    looks outstanding Ian!
     
  3. sfsuphysics

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    is that hole in the stand the RKE groove? :D
     
  4. iani

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    Thanks Perry.

    Mike, yes sir.
     
  5. Elite

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    there is no scratch huh.. that's cool.. I was worried ;D
     
  6. boun11

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    [quote author=Elite link=topic=4283.msg53654#msg53654 date=1219719791]
    My back is hurting LOL ..
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    yeah... tell me about it. My back and knee were hurting helping him build that stand ;)

    Look nice Ian!
     
  7. iani

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    LOL, Boun. There wasn't really any heavy lifting involved.
     
  8. tuberider

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    Looks like they got the back mixed up with the bottom j/k

    Lookin' real good Ian, just enough room for your efflo!
     
  9. Gomer

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    mind getting a topish shot? That thing is slick and has me "planning" lol
     
  10. iani

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    LOL Jeremy, no 3/4" acrylic in black man.

    Tony, going to take a shot right now and process it.
     
  11. iani

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    Here you go
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    Damn I love that wide open look.. Holy batman robin...... The sides are thick :) As well as the rest of teh tank :)
     
  13. kurplunk

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    Looking good Ian. When are you going to post pictures of you light stand so i can copy, I mean see it.
     
  14. iani

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    Daniel this is what my friend did. Take a look at his site. He bent the conduit for me.

    http://bharada.com/aquaria_120.html
    Its about 1/4 way down.
     
  15. Gomer

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    makes me want to start up a planted tank again!
     
  16. iani

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    Started with the plumbing. Its going to be pretty simple. Left side will be the fuge the right will be the sump.

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    Man thats an awesome looking sump :)

    I think it would probably make a killer frag tank :)
     
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    I can't wait to see more. Looking good.
     
  19. Elite

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    You should remove the paper Ian. Is your skimmer go into the tank on the right?
     
  20. iani

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    Thanks Joyce.
    Yup, Phong skimmer is going on the right. I'll remove the paper. haha. The pipes from the fuge to the sump are not glued in.

    I also just painted the back of the tank with krylon fusion paint. Its coming along slowly.
     

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