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20 Gallon Long rack.
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PostPosted: 2009.08.15(Sat)13:56    Post subject: 20 Gallon Long rack. Reply with quote

Took me 3 hours and $30. Looks better in person...lol Laughing



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PostPosted: 2009.08.15(Sat)13:57    Post subject: Reply with quote

All 3 are for fry. Lemon Jakes, Yellow Belly alberts and some German Reds.
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PostPosted: 2009.08.15(Sat)20:19    Post subject: Reply with quote

thats pretty cool do you plan to stain and clear coat it?
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PostPosted: 2009.08.16(Sun)0:23    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yeah mabey later... I sorta like the real wood look. Its not for show only for my fish room.
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PostPosted: 2009.08.18(Tue)1:25    Post subject: Reply with quote

yea I like the real wood look too.but see in how its going to be around water it would be good to put some kind of sealent on it so your nice stand will last longer.
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PostPosted: 2009.08.26(Wed)10:51    Post subject: Reply with quote

donnie wrote:
yea I like the real wood look too.but see in how its going to be around water it would be good to put some kind of sealent on it so your nice stand will last longer.


Good idea. Thanks for the heads up!
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PostPosted: 2009.08.26(Wed)12:32    Post subject: Reply with quote

In addition to coating it, I'd get some clear silicone and go along some of the seams. Just in case water gets everywhere it won't get caught between pieces of wood and start to rot it.
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PostPosted: 2009.09.12(Sat)10:47    Post subject: Reply with quote

I did another one today and I will be working on a double 55 soon.
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