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Old 10-20-2012, 02:56 PM   #1
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Ok guys, don't panic. I know to not keep a betta in a 1 gallon, but I put him in there for picture sake. I have ordered a yellow shrimp for this tank and am getting a couple live plants to replace the plastic one, but I wanted to show off my Xbox tank that I had been working on. What do you think?
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Old 10-20-2012, 02:57 PM   #2
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That's Fn sweet! next step. Make it work too haha
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Old 10-20-2012, 02:59 PM   #3
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Thats SOOOOO cool!!
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Old 10-20-2012, 03:01 PM   #4
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How did you do that!!! I have an old Xbox at home and now you're making me want to copy you
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Old 10-20-2012, 03:07 PM   #5
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That is a pretty neat idea. I was just looking at a "computer tower" aquarium that I stumbled upon. It wasn't a real aquarium, just a convertion kit for a tower that uses mineral oil to cool the PC and encase it in an aquarium tank look. Totally voids warranty LOL.
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Old 10-20-2012, 03:13 PM   #6
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Thanks everyone! I had a broken Xbox at home, so I took it apart and took all of the guts out (wasn't very hard at all). I bought some acrylic and silicone from lowes, cut and glued the pieces. Then I used a dremmel to cut the viewing window. I then siliconed the tank to the viewing window and put the Xbox casing back together. I added a green led flashlight from Walmart for now to light it. When you lift the top gray gate off, you have access to your light and can feed and do water changes from there.
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Old 10-20-2012, 04:59 PM   #7
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That's really neat. This may be a good avenue to persuade my gamer hubby into more tanks.
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Old 10-20-2012, 06:59 PM   #8
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A few more pictures
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Old 10-20-2012, 07:03 PM   #9
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Awesome idea! Love it!!
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Really creative! Looks great and is it your birthday? Just saw some wrapping paper in the background.
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