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sharing my homade 110 stand

I started with 2x4's for strength

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then I finished her off with some cheap birch wood,and some dark mocha stain, total cost like 125.00 not bad huh?

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Nice finish work, beef city on the frame work. What size tank?
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thats the 110 gallon im tackling next, its 4ft long and 19 wide and super tall,lol, got the tank for free so I figured it would be alright to spend a lil money on the stand.
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SWEET!!!! Gonna make a canopy?
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I do have plans for a canopy, just not time,lol. but I will get it done sooner than later, thanks
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Beats the pants off a commercial stand. It looks nice, man.
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