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Old 02-26-2014, 01:33 PM   #61
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Old 02-26-2014, 02:57 PM   #64
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Looks good to me. Super nice!

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Dude that looks awesome!!! Good job!!!
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Next I'm going to do the canopy. Anyone have any ideas?
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Next I'm going to do the canopy. Anyone have any ideas?
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Old 02-26-2014, 09:33 PM   #68
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I sure don't, I would match that and have the front panel POP off
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Old 02-28-2014, 10:32 PM   #69
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I applied the polyurethane today after letting the 3rd coat of stain. I may just be imagining this but I think the polyurethane is removing the stain
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Old 03-01-2014, 10:44 PM   #73
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That looks great!!! Does appear to have lost a bit of the darkness buy not much
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Yea it did the door didn't take stain in a couple of spots I didn't feel like starting over though.
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Old 03-01-2014, 10:47 PM   #75
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Yea it did the door didn't take stain in a couple of spots I didn't feel like starting over though.
No need, it has character and looks amazing!!!
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Old 03-01-2014, 10:59 PM   #76
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I'm thinking of just using two pieces of bent conduit and hanging a d120 led from it instead of building a canopy
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I'm thinking of just using two pieces of bent conduit and hanging a d120 led from it instead of building a canopy
That would work very well, paint it black and it would give it a sharper look
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How much weight can 1/4 conduit hold?
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How much weight can 1/4 conduit hold?
Honestly I can't tell you 100% positive. I say if you use 1 I would put over 10-15 lbs on it. If you use 2 no more then 40. Are you gonna do a 90 degree angle or just curve it? 1/4" is really small. A simple test will help you. Take it when your ready and hang a bag on it and put 1lb bags of sand in it until you see it bending and then you can subtract half from that for the long term weight
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I may go with half inch I'm still looking around so everything up in the air. I still don't even have the tank lol.
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