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With the right dimensions I don't see why it would be a issue. Are you unable to buy this from ADA?

 

I don't think ADA sells the stands separately.. additionally I think a lot of reefers would like custom sizes to accommodate their own LED fixtures.

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I don't think ADA sells the stands separately.. additionally I think a lot of reefers would like custom sizes to accommodate their own LED fixtures.

Ah I see that now, they only offer 2 sizes. My main concern would be warping of the acrylic, but they seem to be using the same thickness as me. Interesting....

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Spiderguardnano

Simz I'll send you the details and we can go from there

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reefernanoman

 

I don't think ADA sells the stands separately.. additionally I think a lot of reefers would like custom sizes to accommodate their own LED fixtures.

Would these rest on the rim of rimless tanks? Curious Thanks

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Spiderguardnano

Would these rest on the rim of rimless tanks? Curious Thanks

Yes they do look up Ada Aqua sky

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smiz

Beware, Photo Dump Ahead:

 

We managed to finish our first curved and first hinged top. I was so shocked at how much i loved the look of it! Also finished a few others and have a few more to work on this weekend.

 

Finished Top for Rehype!!!

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Here are a few shots of the Nanocube Top Prior to the very nervous act of welding hinges and tabs on
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Now for some finished shots. I am so excited for this top!
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smiz

Just got my black acrylic in! will be adding more pics after its cut!!

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plainrt

Damn work of art. Amazing stuff. Tempted but not sure wanna drop the coin. What's est on 36x18 ?

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Slowtwitch

Very interested in getting one of these tops. What are we looking at for build time?

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smiz

Damn work of art. Amazing stuff. Tempted but not sure wanna drop the coin. What's est on 36x18 ?

PM sent!

 

 

Very interested in getting one of these tops. What are we looking at for build time?

Now that I have material on hand were looking at a 1-2 week turnaround.

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jack1978

You're putting out some beautiful product, nicely done.

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Eckozulu

How thick is the acrylic smiz?

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smiz

You're putting out some beautiful product, nicely done.

Thanks :)

 

How thick is the acrylic smiz?

We are using 3/8 for all tops now. AIO or anything in the tank is 1/4"

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Michelos

I need one! :)

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holy carp

These are really sharp looking. I currently have an eggcrate cover I made, and my Randall's Goby just jumped through it last week, so I'm trying to find a better option. Darn fish just love my hardwood floors to death...

 

Interested in what the price would be for a Mr. Aqua 12g long - I think it's 35.4"x8.3"

 

How are these lids supported on the top? Notches to sit flush on top of the glass, or only brackets to set inside? I'm using a Current USA sitting across the top, so ideally, a way to access for feeding while leaving the light in place would be ideal.

 

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Fnard

36x24 black acrylic. size doable?

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smiz

I need one! :)

Nothing in my pm :)

 

These are really sharp looking. I currently have an eggcrate cover I made, and my Randall's Goby just jumped through it last week, so I'm trying to find a better option. Darn fish just love my hardwood floors to death...

 

Interested in what the price would be for a Mr. Aqua 12g long - I think it's 35.4"x8.3"

 

How are these lids supported on the top? Notches to sit flush on top of the glass, or only brackets to set inside? I'm using a Current USA sitting across the top, so ideally, a way to access for feeding while leaving the light in place would be ideal.

 

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Sorry to hear that! I'll shoot you a pm. As for how they sit, I am looking into getting my own clips made currently. But for now people with rimless tanks have been buying the acrylic aquarium tank clips.

 

36x24 black acrylic. size doable?

Of course! pm sent

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Slowtwitch

As for how they sit, I am looking into getting my own clips made currently. But for now people with rimless tanks have been buying the acrylic aquarium tank clips.

So the dimensions you would need are the inside dimensions and the lid will sit inside the rim not on top of it?

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smiz

So the dimensions you would need are the inside dimensions and the lid will sit inside the rim not on top of it?

Correct, that is how everyone has been doing it so far with rimless. They are buying the tank clips that suspend your lid on the inside of the tank. We are working now to offer our own clips which will be a lot easier. If your not interested in doing it that way we could also make tabs that would rest on the top of the tank and hold it there.

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Slowtwitch

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Correct, that is how everyone has been doing it so far with rimless. They are buying the tank clips that suspend your lid on the inside of the tank. We are working now to offer our own clips which will be a lot easier. If your not interested in doing it that way we could also make tabs that would rest on the top of the tank and hold it there.

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jstuver

I may be interested. What would the price be on a roughly 30"x18" it's for the CADlights 42 versa tank

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smiz

I may be interested. What would the price be on a roughly 30"x18" it's for the CADlights 42 versa tank

PM sent!

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A few pictures from the other night. This was our first time using weldon so that was very interesting to say the least! I am a little back logged with due to some life issues but hopefully will be shipping out everyone's orders currently no later then Monday!

Top with a cover for his AIO and media rack below.

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Custom sized Media Rack
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This I foudn very cool. After buffing some of the acrylic this pattern appeared and I made my partner stop for a photo shoot. I see some sort of Predator type alien, let get some other opinions lol!
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akma

Also if anyone has a Elos 70 and wants a discounted top with a minor defect let me know!

What about an elos 100?

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