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Old 08-15-2010, 08:34 PM   #1
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looking to make a light stand,to hang a 48 inch florescent light from over my 55 gal tank. any help would be nice.
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Old 08-15-2010, 09:39 PM   #2
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Do you have the light already and are wanting to mount it, or are you looking for suggestions on lights? If so, can you provide some background on your tank (sw/fw, planted/coral, etc etc)
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Old 08-16-2010, 03:41 PM   #3
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You can try what I did. I used the metal shelving that you would use in a closet. I attached a picture that you can kind of see it. i have a better pic I will post where when I find it.
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Old 08-16-2010, 03:44 PM   #4
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if you go here to my post I have more pics that you can look at.


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Thats a pretty good idea. You probably could have just hung it off the things that hold the shelf for a cleaner look.
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I use the shelf for my scraper and my tongs usually, but yea i probably could have used the posts to hang it.
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