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Old 09-08-2013, 08:44 PM   #1
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DIY Aquarium Tweezers?


Has anyone made a pair of tweezers before?
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Old 09-09-2013, 03:38 PM   #2
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Not really worth it when you can get no-name 12" stainless for like $5 shipped on Amazon
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Old 09-09-2013, 03:40 PM   #3
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I made a pair out of bamboo.
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Old 09-09-2013, 04:14 PM   #4
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So...chopsticks?
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Not really worth it when you can get no-name 12" stainless for like $5 shipped on Amazon
got a link for that?
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Old 09-10-2013, 01:05 AM   #6
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SE 513TW 12-Inch Stainless Steel Tweezers - Amazon.com SE 513TW 12-Inch Stainless Steel Tweezers - Amazon.com

less than $5 and free shipping

edit: ok just logged in and it changed it to $6 total with 2-day prime shipping for me. Weird but still not a bad deal.
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Old 09-10-2013, 08:57 AM   #7
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No but now while reading some answer for this question I got some more idea to make it.
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SE 513TW 12-Inch Stainless Steel Tweezers - Amazon.com

less than $5 and free shipping

edit: ok just logged in and it changed it to $6 total with 2-day prime shipping for me. Weird but still not a bad deal.
That's the one, and now it's back 'on sale' for $4.87 with free shipping. I've had 2 of these had for almost a year now, no rust, no problems, work great.

You can make some out of chopsticks or bamboo skewers like others have said (rubberband on the ends and a toothpick for a pivot - but the metal ones work so much better.
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Old 09-11-2013, 03:52 AM   #9
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That's the one, and now it's back 'on sale' for $4.87 with free shipping. I've had 2 of these had for almost a year now, no rust, no problems, work great.

You can make some out of chopsticks or bamboo skewers like others have said (rubberband on the ends and a toothpick for a pivot - but the metal ones work so much better.
Any other sources? Amazon is being whack and not letting me use my paypal card.
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