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Old 04-30-2004, 05:40 PM   #1
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http://www.wizardscave.com/aquarium.html

I was checking out some DIY tank stand pages and came upon this guys site. Pretty wild idea for an outside tank. :shock:
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Old 04-30-2004, 06:26 PM   #2
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Holly hell! That was pretty cool and completely hillbilly at the same time!
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Old 04-30-2004, 06:37 PM   #3
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Holly hell! That was pretty cool and completely hillbilly at the same time!
lol


It's gonna suck when a tree branch falls.



I'll stick to my DIY jar filters
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Old 04-30-2004, 07:28 PM   #4
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very ambitious... makes DIY mean a whole new thing... LOL
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Old 04-30-2004, 08:47 PM   #5
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I admire the whole project. He approached it very relaxed... mixed in some turkey and rocket trails... success! Lot's of things to learn from.
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Old 04-30-2004, 10:02 PM   #6
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That's awesome! LOL
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Old 04-30-2004, 10:18 PM   #7
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Seems that with the amount of money and effort that he put into that he could have just added an addition to the house to place a custom tank. Maybe even a sofa in front of it. Interesting...
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Old 04-30-2004, 11:03 PM   #8
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I agree with you Hop, he even had a full size backhoe to dig the "heating mass" hole. Im sure he could have built a decent sun room or modest addition for what he shelled out. But you have to admire his perseverence.
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Old 05-01-2004, 12:01 AM   #9
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Yeah and it certainly gives a new meaning to "adapt and overcome".
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Old 05-02-2004, 05:07 PM   #10
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thats a big scale tank man, love it so much.... i really want to build a massive tank but have no room
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Old 05-04-2004, 10:32 PM   #11
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Ne neither I live in Aprts!!
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Old 05-04-2004, 11:55 PM   #12
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That was one amazing undertaking.
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Old 05-06-2004, 12:46 AM   #13
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its ok, i like the way the tank is shaped, just wait till some massive winds comes and takes a peice of glass with it, or something....very stupid IMO
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Old 05-06-2004, 01:43 AM   #14
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LOL, stove elements, toilet seals, concrete blocks, transmission radiator for cooling.... all that's missing is the banjo thermostat, hahaha. I think it's great though - a true DIY accomplishment.
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Old 06-12-2004, 04:45 PM   #15
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All I can say is WTH does he plan on doing with all that when the elgy takes hold? what a project. Got to admire the ambition. cudoes.

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