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Old 08-25-2012, 11:10 PM   #1
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Slate?

Want to make a cave out of some small slate pieces. I'm just wondering where to look for something like this.
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Old 08-25-2012, 11:14 PM   #2
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Got any landscaping places near you? That's where I've gotten my slate, in the past.
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My lowes didn't have any. How easy is slate to break into small pieces? Like <2 in size.
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Also I want some clear plastic pipe or just a clear pipe. Any suggestions I what to use and where
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Old 08-27-2012, 08:32 AM   #5
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Slate is pretty easy to break into smaller pieces. Just be careful for sharp edges. As for the clear pipe, I think you can get the tubes for rodents like hamsters and gerbils to run through. I know they make clear ones. If it doesn't have to be clear, you can use PVC pipe. Just be sure to rinse with water before placing in the tank.
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Old 08-27-2012, 09:24 AM   #6
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I have made a cave from slate. It's pretty easy. I broke it up by just hitting it with a hammer. I used aquarium silicone that I bought at petsmart to hold the pieces together.
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