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Old 10-03-2008, 08:27 AM   #1
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6x2x2 cabinet & sump

hello all got my tank last year with a crap stand so i thought i would make a cabinet got my wood and everything else i needed so i made a start

main frame was 4x2


made a shelf and added the top


next come the front


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Old 10-03-2008, 08:28 AM   #2
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added tank


started to make the lid ( which is still is not finished )


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Old 10-03-2008, 08:30 AM   #3
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started to make a sump tank now



will add more pics when i get a bit further on in my project
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Old 10-03-2008, 08:57 AM   #4
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Very nice job. Looks great!
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Old 10-04-2008, 12:02 PM   #5
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very nicely done.
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really nice.
looks great.
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Nice!, I wish I had the space for that kind of project,
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That is such a beautiful job!!!! Very inspiring! Out of curiosity though, how much weight can something like that support?
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the way he built that stand i'd be worried about the floor being able to support the weight more than the stand.
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Very nicely done! Beautiful tank too!
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