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Old 02-17-2014, 09:12 PM   #41
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Old 02-17-2014, 10:19 PM   #42
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Man that's looking nice!

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Looks great. Nice work.
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I'm thinking gun stock stain
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Old 02-17-2014, 10:52 PM   #45
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That would look very nice, you should build a matching canopy as well. It will give it an amazing look
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That would look very nice, you should build a matching canopy as well. It will give it an amazing look

I'm thinking a hanging canopy I don't know how that would look though. I still haven't bought the tank I'll be putting on the stand because I'm waiting on my tax return to buy the tank and a 120 watt dimmable led
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That would look very nice, you should build a matching canopy as well. It will give it an amazing look

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I'm load testing the stand with a 20 gallon plant only tank that will be decommissioned as soon as I buy my other tank. Just as a reference the tank beside it is a 75 gallon.
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I'm thinking a hanging canopy I don't know how that would look though. I still haven't bought the tank I'll be putting on the stand because I'm waiting on my tax return to buy the tank and a 120 watt dimmable led
Hmmm you can get the led and build around it and suspend the canopy to where it sits in the tank but doesn't put weight on it. That way your tank gets all the light and it doesn't bleed into your room the tank is in
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Hmmm you can get the led and build around it and suspend the canopy to where it sits in the tank but doesn't put weight on it. That way your tank gets all the light and it doesn't bleed into your room the tank is in

I'm worried about the spread of light though. The led is only 16" wide. Maybe if I built the canopy 5-6" tall and made a harness for the led to sit in so it was flush with the top piece then suspended the canopy?
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I'm worried about the spread of light though. The led is only 16" wide. Maybe if I built the canopy 5-6" tall and made a harness for the led to sit in so it was flush with the top piece then suspended the canopy?
Yeah that's kinda what I was saying but my words never seem to come out right! That's what I'm planning as well
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