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rclover
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Joined: 19 Dec 2004
Location: Southern Cailfornia

PostPosted: 2004.12.22(Wed)15:39    Post subject: diy spree Reply with quote

http://s91840723.onlinehome.us/john/x/co2.JPG
http://s91840723.onlinehome.us/john/x/light.JPG

and a stand tomorrow!
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2la
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Joined: 05 Feb 2003
Location: St. Paul, MN

PostPosted: 2004.12.22(Wed)20:25    Post subject: Reply with quote

A tip on the light hood: Remove the aluminum foil, which has poor reflectivity, in favor of a coating of bright white paint on the inside surface of the hood. It should produce a noticeable amount more light that way.

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2la
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rclover
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PostPosted: 2004.12.22(Wed)20:32    Post subject: Reply with quote

what kind of white paint? semi gloss or plain?
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TheVillageIdiot
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Joined: 23 Nov 2004
Location: Roswell, GA

PostPosted: 2004.12.23(Thu)12:47    Post subject: Reply with quote

base coat w/ primer... then add something glossy, semi-gloss would work... Smile
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20g planted - 1.5 wpg - pea gravel/sand/laterite - DIY co2
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rclover
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PostPosted: 2005.01.02(Sun)11:12    Post subject: Reply with quote

I finished the stand
http://s91840723.onlinehome.us/john/x/stand%20003.jpg
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