|01-13-2017, 10:18 AM||#1|
My Fish room
Here's what i have begun to build at home. I started this early in 2016 and hoping to get a few more things done this year.
Will be 6-55g tanks stacked.
Filtration will be based off this video
Along with a single air pump for sponge filters in all the tanks.
And because some 55g can't be drilled I will go with the following DIY overflow
Getting wood pieces put together
Wall space I have to play with.
There's still more room but couldn't get a full view
With tank up top
And how it's tied together
Here are the lag bolts i got, 5/8"-6" long, these were used on the 4 inside legs of the top shelf
Here are the lag screws i got, 1/2"-4" long, these were used on the 4 outside leg posts on the top shelf
Added shelf board, you can also see where i used the 6" bolts at in the back of the picture. I put 2 at the back and 2 to the front.
Here's the finished stand
Here's a few pics
Big male Lemon Jake
Burundi Frontosa's - Lemon Jake males
|02-28-2017, 12:17 PM||#2|
Join Date: Jul 2011
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Congrats. Your setup and fish look great. How many tanks are you at now?
::My tank videos::
|03-02-2017, 10:27 AM||#5|
the reason for the extra depth is to allow for some 20g long on the top.
I plan to go with 1 section of the top with 20g long and possibly a second.
that's an extra 8 tanks
with the bottom racks... if i want to go with some 75 then i can easily ad a cross member and new plywood top and i'm good to go.
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