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Old 02-01-2012, 10:23 AM   #11
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Have you considered using your carved foam rock as a form pushed in to sand and filling the resulting cavity with concrete?
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Old 02-01-2012, 10:30 AM   #12
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Have you considered using your carved foam rock as a form pushed in to sand and filling the resulting cavity with concrete?
I have considered concrete casting but, the detail I want is impossible using that method. You're definitely not going to cast a Texas holey rock form, like that. Not one as porous as I want anyway. Thanks for the suggestion though.
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Old 02-01-2012, 11:25 AM   #13
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Sand paper and a can of compressed air will be very useful also, make sure when you are done sculpting to rinse it off so any dust can get out. Last thing you need in the future is a small crack and little particles getting all over the tank.
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Sand paper and a can of compressed air will be very useful also, make sure when you are done sculpting to rinse it off so any dust can get out. Last thing you need in the future is a small crack and little particles getting all over the tank.
Good suggestion. Thanks!
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This is so neat! I'm considering doing something similar to this for a riparium and a terrarium. Will be following to see how you do it, though.
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This is so neat! I'm considering doing something similar to this for a riparium and a terrarium. Will be following to see how you do it, though.
I think its going to work out great.
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Wow that is looking great. You've got "mad skills" with a jigsaw
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Wow that is looking great. You've got "mad skills" with a jigsaw
LOL! Thanks Lab! 2 dolla drywall saw from Walmart. I just looked at some holey rock and freestyled. I'm going to take some finer cutting tools to it and them see what I can accomplish with a heat gun. I'm excited about it. Thanks again.
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Woah. That looks so awesome! You're doing a great job.
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