Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > General Aquarium Forums > DIY Projects
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
 
Old 03-07-2014, 09:33 PM   #151
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
jwh0818's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Harlingen, TX
Posts: 5,563
This is what I mean
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	1394242403265.jpg
Views:	32
Size:	191.5 KB
ID:	226469   Click image for larger version

Name:	1394242414905.jpg
Views:	27
Size:	165.9 KB
ID:	226470  

__________________

__________________
Fluffy's History!
jwh0818 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-07-2014, 09:35 PM   #152
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
Brookster123's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Location: Mass
Posts: 18,384
Edit - you can't shift the bottom up? It's tough to tell from pic, is their a fancy cut in those? A notch?
__________________

__________________
I'm not really here... fell in the tank and my phone is just that smart
Brookster123 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-07-2014, 09:37 PM   #153
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
jwh0818's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Harlingen, TX
Posts: 5,563
Here ya go!
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	1394242668980.jpg
Views:	32
Size:	144.6 KB
ID:	226472  
__________________
Fluffy's History!
jwh0818 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-07-2014, 09:38 PM   #154
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
jwh0818's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Harlingen, TX
Posts: 5,563
Quote:
Originally Posted by Brookster123 View Post
Edit - you can't shift the bottom up? It's tough to tell from pic, is their a fancy cut in those? A notch?
Too short. Nope no fancy cut just a clean cut
__________________
Fluffy's History!
jwh0818 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-07-2014, 09:39 PM   #155
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
jwh0818's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Harlingen, TX
Posts: 5,563
Should I just split the difference and raise it like you said? I could add 2x4s under each one for support?
__________________
Fluffy's History!
jwh0818 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-07-2014, 09:40 PM   #156
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
Brookster123's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Location: Mass
Posts: 18,384
So instead of lower frame sitting on the floor, move it up the inch to close gap, or just move supports up the inch so gap is on bottom.
__________________
I'm not really here... fell in the tank and my phone is just that smart
Brookster123 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-07-2014, 09:43 PM   #157
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
jwh0818's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Harlingen, TX
Posts: 5,563
Quote:
Originally Posted by Brookster123 View Post
So instead of lower frame sitting on the floor, move it up the inch to close gap, or just move supports up the inch so gap is on bottom.
Okay I gotcha now. I can do that and I'll probable go back and get some more pieces of 48 1/2 and 15 1/2 to lay flat to hide all that. Would that work?
__________________
Fluffy's History!
jwh0818 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-07-2014, 09:51 PM   #158
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
Brookster123's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Location: Mass
Posts: 18,384
Quote:
Originally Posted by jwh0818 View Post
Okay I gotcha now. I can do that and I'll probable go back and get some more pieces of 48 1/2 and 15 1/2 to lay flat to hide all that. Would that work?
ya! Keep frame on floor, keep supports up tight, when you wrap it just "pad" it up and out your plywood shelf down, you can leave the space for now, just put 4 good screws in each support... Boom... Doneee... Fishhhhhh
__________________
I'm not really here... fell in the tank and my phone is just that smart
Brookster123 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-07-2014, 09:53 PM   #159
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
jwh0818's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Harlingen, TX
Posts: 5,563
How is this for the top part? It's not screwed in. The drill has to charge
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	1394243600506.jpg
Views:	29
Size:	248.2 KB
ID:	226474  
__________________
Fluffy's History!
jwh0818 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-07-2014, 10:07 PM   #160
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
Brookster123's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Location: Mass
Posts: 18,384
Looks fine, better safe than sorry I guess..
__________________

__________________
I'm not really here... fell in the tank and my phone is just that smart
Brookster123 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
How to connect vertical 2x4 on horizontal 2x4 ? plecoking DIY Projects 16 05-26-2011 10:47 AM
Multi tier stand - 2x4 strength? Greeny DIY Projects 9 11-16-2009 10:17 AM
75/90 Gallon Stand 1x4 pine construction(no 2x4). snorkel DIY Projects 25 09-21-2009 02:41 PM
2X4 or 4X4 for 55 gal stand?? crazyderik DIY Projects 9 01-07-2008 10:14 AM







» Photo Contest Winners








Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:04 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.