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post #1 of 13 (permalink) Old 02-13-2011, 12:21 PM Thread Starter
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Post pics of your DIY nano tank stands.

The sticky on DIY stands is great, some very nice work and designs. Most of the stands there are larger so I'm wondering what ideas people have come up with for small tanks. Did you make your own stand for a 2.5, 5 or 10 gallon tank? The smaller volume allows for things you can't do with large tanks like desk top stands. Would love to see some of them.
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i got a great one coming up. its for an ADA mini M for the LFS
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look forward to seeing it.
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this was made and sold to the LSF in my area

3/4 plywood sheets
it was made from cabinet grade plywood.
euro hinges
stainless brushed handle
totally water resistant.
ebony stain
gloss finish.

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That stand is beautiful!

Love the last pic, the dog's face is so funny.
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Very nice, how many gallons does the tank take?
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this stand was built for a ADA mini M. about 5-7 gallons
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Soooooo when are you building and shipping mine lol, I need two.

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I just love this 5 gallon long desktop stand:
http://www.ratemyfishtank.com/photo-main.php/11826
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I put my ADA 30C on a 12x12 butcher block.

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Good idea, any pics of how it looks?
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Very simple and nice.
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