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Old 01/08/2009, 05:48 PM   #101
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I was looking for info on a free software download to do designs/ schematics and renderings. Found this from a post seems pretty good for tank planning for people with out CAD or other professional programs. Google Sketch Up...

http://sketchup.google.com/download/gsu.html


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Old 01/31/2009, 10:05 PM   #102
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Thanks to everyone for all the information,I will be up all night now.


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Old 02/11/2009, 06:07 PM   #103
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gl*******s.com best site for drilliong holes in glas s


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Old 02/11/2009, 06:42 PM   #104
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gl*******s.com best site for drilliong holes in glas s
I couldn't come up with a better company name if I tried!

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Old 02/13/2009, 05:46 PM   #105
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I found a good site for plastic hose clamps. Cheap prices but min. order counts are not that bad (25-50 pcs.).

Just search for plastic hose clamps and choose the size you want.

http://order.waytekwire.com/


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Old 05/01/2009, 04:41 PM   #106
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http://www.mcgillswarehouse.com/TermsOfSale.aspx

cheapest glass bits available
Nope,

http://www.thk.hk/onlinestore.php?cid=1

Is much much cheaper. I have bought from them, shipped quick, was able to do at least 20 holes and still seems to be a viable bit.


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Old 07/19/2009, 02:18 PM   #107
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Due to the bad economy, here is my 1.5 cents for parts supplies.

http://www.parts-express.com/


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Old 07/19/2009, 08:56 PM   #108
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I bought some stuff from these guys awhile ago. Friendly people to answer questions, good service, good prices-what more could you ask for?


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Old 07/28/2009, 08:11 AM   #109
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i'm new one and trully saying don't have some cool suppliers for my 15 gal tank what can you advice to buy


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Old 08/08/2009, 04:52 PM   #110
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I am looking for a DIY aquarium controller, can someone help me out.


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Old 08/13/2009, 04:30 PM   #111
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reef build supplies

looking for a place for acrylic rods.. or any building materials for rock structure.


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Old 08/24/2009, 09:45 PM   #112
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I am trying to remember the name of the website that sells DIY parts for for reef projects. They make twist locks for skimmer necks, CA reactor tops, etc. I remember the site had DIY in it but cannot find it. Any one know the site I am talking about? Thanks


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Old 09/08/2009, 06:06 AM   #113
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Re: reef build supplies

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looking for a place for acrylic rods.. or any building materials for rock structure.
How about those fiberglass rods for marking your driveway (for snowy days)?


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Old 10/04/2009, 11:42 PM   #114
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Please I need help!!!!

Hello I'm not exactly sure where to post so maybe someone can help me out. I am in need of two 1 3/4" outer and 1" inner bulkheads for my 120 gallon tank. I have gone to several fish stores in Southern Cali for them and no one carries them. I have even gone to Home Depot and Lowes to find something similar to them and nothing. The stores I visited today was Vivid Aquarium, Underwater Depot and Aquarium city with no luck!!!! If someone can point me in the right direction of where I may find a place that could carry that size in the Los Angeles County area I would greatly appreciate it!!!!



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Old 10/08/2009, 12:51 PM   #115
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Kat10091986-For those size bulkheads- just look to - Drs Foster & Smith- Premium Aquatics


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Old 10/08/2009, 01:49 PM   #116
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Or:
flexpvc.com
savko.com
bulkreefsupply.com
gl*******s.com


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Old 10/31/2009, 04:38 PM   #117
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looking for a place for acrylic rods.. or any building materials for rock structure.
Just search for Plastic Threaded Studs and Rods at http://www.mcmaster.com/.


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Old 11/25/2009, 10:33 PM   #118
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here is a good place to get decent priced general tools

http://www.harborfreight.com

and In case you dont like radioshack

http://www.hosfelt.com

Just a notice about HarborFreight. Their tools are nicely priced, but you get what you pay for. If you get something sharp (like a chisel or something of the sort) expect it not to be sharp. But if you're gunna use the tools once or maybe just a few times, it's great.


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Old 12/18/2009, 03:40 PM   #119
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i was gonna put this in one of the LED threads but i couldnt decide what one.. so here is Make Magazines How to for LEDs


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Old 12/29/2009, 12:48 AM   #120
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Not sure if this site has made it into the thread, but USA Light & Electric is a great resource for DIY parts to hang fixtures. They have all of the parts included in a $30 to $40 hanging kit available individually for a fraction of the cost. For example:

http://usalight.com/zf-15z-832-i-gri...le-glider.html

http://usalight.com/ag-16-87-48-griplock-cable-4.html

Two of each of those are all I need to mount my fixture.


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Old 01/14/2010, 09:00 PM   #121
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where can i get the acrylic cement 16. I need to re-bond my skimmer together. One of the leg broke of at the seem and i need to glue it back.


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Old 01/15/2010, 04:24 AM   #122
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Just search weldon 16 - many suppliers out there

here is one

http://www.tapplastics.com/shop/product.php?pid=132


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Old 02/26/2010, 03:08 PM   #123
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Looking for plans to make a probe holder or to buy.

Prefer acrylic piece to put compression fittings into.


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Old 07/04/2010, 11:43 PM   #124
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Cheap drill bits!
http://www.aquacave.com/SearchResult...KeyWords=drill


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Old 07/14/2010, 11:19 AM   #125
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I tried going through as many of the posts as I could but couldn't seem to find anything on this.

Anybody know where to get cheap 1" gate valves?

Apparently not a single store sells them locally.


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