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Old 12-10-2006, 04:24 PM   #11
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Turned a simple tank into a good looking piece of furniture

what did that light run you, I might actually have to buy something for my project. LOL

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Old 12-10-2006, 05:12 PM   #12
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$15 bucks for the ballast kit, here is the link. I got it from hellolights.com... Just be sure to pick your bulb option in the dropdown menu (I overlooked that little part and had to get a lamp locally for twice their price...)


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Old 12-10-2006, 09:32 PM   #13
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hey redswi for your 40 gallon plan, you could get some shoplights from Home Depot.
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Old 12-14-2006, 07:20 AM   #14
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That is way cool!
Sicklid what is the possibility of you sending me a copy of those plans. I would love to try something like that

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