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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 07-09-2003, 05:41 PM Thread Starter
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Hi, I'm in the process of building myself a DIY hood for my 90 gallon tank. The hood will measure 18''x48''. I am looking hard to find a polished aluminum reflector with these measurements. The largest ones I found so far are only 12''x48''. Can anybody help me out?

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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 07-09-2003, 06:02 PM
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Check these out. Marine Depot Reflectors
They aren't 18" but you can get two 9" reflectors.

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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 07-12-2003, 09:59 PM
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The other day I saw big sheets of sheet metal for sale at home depot.You would have to cut it and bend it to shape though.I've been thinking about trying it myself.

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