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Reefkid88
2 hours ago, debbeach13 said:

It's funny for some crazy reason I have had this thought for a couple years now that I would find a post from you on here telling us you were going to start building light fixtures for sale. And making hybrid units like adding LEDS to T-5 fixtures, repairs and upgrades to existing fixtures. OK so maybe I was wrong but I do believe you are correct that selling everything would not be a good idea.

 If NanoBox was not relevant,and people would pay what I could build custom lights for I honestly would. But on average lights would cost almost as much as Tides do if not more. 

 

 Most people are like myself look for things on a tight budget,and aren't willing to spend $150-$200 on a custom light where warranty,returns and parts aren't hugely offered like NBR and big names companies offer. For someone to offer those services,you would have to buy leds,drivers,power supplies and other parts in bulk and that is the harder and more expensive part of it.

 

 As much as I would LOVE to offer that I don't think the backing from hobbyist would be there. Now if people want me to build them a light by all means,I will and not even hesitate but I haven't had anyone message me asking in a long time lol. 

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SeaFurn
9 hours ago, Reefkid88 said:

Well every week I drive 4 hours for out of town work ( from Orlando to Tallahassee ),the hours are killing me and I have lost motivation and interest yet again. 

 

 Part of me wants to sell everything and every bit of me knows I will regret it once I do lol. I'm just struggling at the moment. 

Don't sell your equipment.  This too shall pass....

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 Thankfully this week is supposed to be my last week going out of town,only because my wife is due with our 2nd the first week of April. 

 

 Another note though,eventually the tank WILL get going,I just need to find my groove and some ambition and I will be good I think. 

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I think/hope getting back into photography will get me back in to the groove of things. I did score a remarkable deal on the Nikon today though.  

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Been hitting the pawn shops hard the last few weeks,scored a bunch today. Got a Nikon N75 that had a brand new Sigma 70-300 super macro lens attached for $15,Nikon 25-50mm for $5 and a Nikon N65 with a 18-55mm attached for $10 and grabbed a new filters. Spent $42 for everything lol. Only the Sigma is in pristine condition but they all work and the glass is clean !!! 

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