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Forum: DIY 07-30-2013, 06:08 AM
Replies: 9
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Posted By yanzco
i see.. so i guess i have to use it.. :D good...

i see.. so i guess i have to use it.. :D good luck to me.. :D

thanks guys :)
Forum: DIY 07-30-2013, 02:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 592
Posted By yanzco
but aint it food grade safe... the other DAP...

but aint it food grade safe...

the other DAP white / clear has included mildew resistant..
and had no food grade safe..

but this one didnt say anything about it being mildew resistant..
and...
Forum: DIY 07-29-2013, 11:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 592
Posted By yanzco
yep, i know most of you guys use that brand, but...

yep, i know most of you guys use that brand, but here in my place, theres no GE and other stuff.. just local brands..

this is the most promising available.. so i got no other better choice.. in...
Forum: DIY 07-29-2013, 10:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 592
Posted By yanzco
hmm.. anyone?.. :o

hmm.. anyone?.. :o
Forum: Tank Journals 07-28-2013, 01:44 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,642
Posted By yanzco
sorry for the delays, a bit of setbacks.. and a...

sorry for the delays, a bit of setbacks.. and a few life priorities arised..
hehe..

--

update..

currently re sealing the tank..
got leaks in a few places.. problem: used too few sealant...
Forum: DIY 07-28-2013, 01:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 592
Posted By yanzco
help about this silicone

my tank is 100 gal..

22 inch depth..

4ft length
2ft wide

ive got a few question on the silicone im using..
a bit unsure..
Forum: Tank Journals 07-06-2013, 10:09 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,642
Posted By yanzco
thanks crazydaz.. all the tanks in this forum...

thanks crazydaz.. all the tanks in this forum inspired me to start my first planted tank..

cant post pics yet.. place is messy...
already finished my canopy.. currently painting it..

...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-05-2013, 12:27 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,642
Posted By yanzco
ALAS!! 24th hr of leak test... a tiny tiny tear...

ALAS!! 24th hr of leak test...
a tiny tiny tear on the silicone below..
a tiny driplets dripping from the tear.. :O

just noticed silicone there was thinly placed..
had to drain the tank and...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-05-2013, 03:02 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,642
Posted By yanzco
haha.. i doubt that.. i was hammering on the...

haha.. i doubt that.. i was hammering on the stand fixing the furniture for the stand cover..
Forum: Tank Journals 07-04-2013, 11:04 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,642
Posted By yanzco
hahaha.. i doubt the collectible cars.. the...

hahaha.. i doubt the collectible cars..
the weight is staggering.. :icon_eek:

bottomslab - 300kg
side slab 1 - 60kg
side slab 2 - 60kg
12mm glass panels - 16kg
100gal water - 400kg
33 pcs...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-04-2013, 10:27 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,642
Posted By yanzco
thanks pare.. :D hope nothing goes wrong...

thanks pare.. :D

hope nothing goes wrong with the leak test..
so far, no glass bending.. :D

the ashlar stones on top is doing a good job supporting the glass :D
Forum: Tank Journals 07-04-2013, 08:43 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,642
Posted By yanzco
July 4, 2013 YEY!! filled the tank with water.....

July 4, 2013
YEY!! filled the tank with water..

21 inches deep.. just as planned..
100 gal of water :D

http://i17.photobucket.com/albums/b98/eytchdi/Olympus/DSC00037.jpg

full of tiny...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-02-2013, 04:25 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,642
Posted By yanzco
July 1, 2013 painted a few layers of castle...

July 1, 2013
painted a few layers of castle waterproofing film..
too bad, it only came with one color, white..

exterior ashlar stones almost finished..
now for the hard part.. putting the...
Forum: DIY 06-30-2013, 05:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 374
Posted By yanzco
i kinda went to 3 of the largest DIY hardware...

i kinda went to 3 of the largest DIY hardware stores in my place..
ace hardware, handyman, citi hardware..

they didn't have T5 high ouuput, they only had the common T5s and T8 flourescent tubes.....
Forum: DIY 06-30-2013, 12:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 374
Posted By yanzco
just t5 for lighting?

hello..
almost done with my canopy..
its 4ft long..

and i was not able to find any T5HO in the hardwares..

so i just went for the ordinary T5 fixtures..
6500k daylight

i will have two 8...
Forum: DIY 06-27-2013, 08:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 749
Posted By yanzco
hmm.. you could try and bring it to some steel...

hmm.. you could try and bring it to some steel shop and have it torched..
with oxygen acetylene welding cutting..

just my 2 cents.. :)
Forum: Tank Journals 06-27-2013, 12:26 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,642
Posted By yanzco
June 27,2013 ran out of concrete epoxy......

June 27,2013

ran out of concrete epoxy... attaching ashlar stones on hold till this monday..

starting to cut up S4S mahogany woods for the canopy..

really bad at design.. the canopy looks...
Forum: DIY 06-27-2013, 12:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 795
Posted By yanzco
yep.. used 2kilo of welding rods to weld all this...

yep.. used 2kilo of welding rods to weld all this together.. hehe..
i think angle bars are more solid than square tubes.. since angle bars are solid, and the square tubes are rolled and welded...
Forum: DIY 06-26-2013, 12:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 795
Posted By yanzco
i was haveing doubts if it could carry 1000kg...

i was haveing doubts if it could carry 1000kg load..
but, having placed the tank on top. i thought, maybe this is strong enough..

i placed ashlar stones for the exterior, and those were really...
Forum: DIY 06-26-2013, 12:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 389
Posted By yanzco
aah i see.. i think the steel angle bar i placed...

aah i see.. i think the steel angle bar i placed is doing a good job supporting the glass panes..
Forum: DIY 06-25-2013, 08:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 389
Posted By yanzco
at the bottom?.. if its to prevent the glass from...

at the bottom?.. if its to prevent the glass from being pushed outward, its already taken care by 1x1 3mm thick steel angle bar..

unless it is to prevent the glass from sliding towards the...
Forum: DIY 06-25-2013, 06:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 389
Posted By yanzco
i see... whew thanks!.. i thought id be needing...

i see... whew thanks!.. i thought id be needing to put the middle brace, but i need that space so i could crawl inside the tank..

but for now.. i drained the tank, i got some minor pinhole leak...
Forum: DIY 06-25-2013, 01:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 389
Posted By yanzco
glass thickness is enough?

hi guys, im filling up my tank now for a full leak test..
but noticed a tiny tiny bending..

glass length is 56inch
tank width is 24inch
height of glass is 22 inch
depth would be 21 inch
...
Forum: Tank Journals 06-24-2013, 10:59 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,642
Posted By yanzco
hehe.. thanks guys.. :D i just thought doing...

hehe.. thanks guys.. :D
i just thought doing concrete would be easier than plywood..
only thing i regret is the sheer weight it has for just a 100gal tank..

still have much to do.. already...
Forum: Tank Journals 06-24-2013, 01:46 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,642
Posted By yanzco
thanks!! its a bit slow project.. but.. ill be...

thanks!! its a bit slow project.. but.. ill be there.. :red_mouth
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