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    Looks good to me, same basic design for the only stand I ever built, just longer in length is yours

    Definitely add more vertical supports in the mid section, and double them up
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    Thanks Matt...will do. BTW did you just channel Yoda? Amused am I.
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    Well built, your stands will be.
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    Simple and sturdy is my goal. Inexpensive is good too. Have to hit the stores this weekend and see the prices and materials I can use for sheeting so I can get an idea of the cost...

    I will have to talk to the guy at the fish store to see if he can special order the sand I want for all of my tanks. Just for the 125 gallon at 1.5" it will be about 110 pounds, $20 for 25 pound bag...but I want to swap all of the tanks out, so yikes...!
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    Wow, that's alot of substrate switchage....
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    Some or our outdoor centers sell substrate products suitable for tanks and ponds in bulk. I picked up 50# of fine gravel for 36 cents a pound and the price went down if you bought 100#. I would think there should be affordable bulk sand options that are appropriate for aquarium.

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    1 Not allowed!
    Not only switchage but additions. Switching out the existing 75, and two 20L. Adding the 125, another 75 gallon that I forgot, 40B, two 30 gallon, one 15 gallon and three 10 gallon tanks (possibly-the shrimp soil is a mess).

    Hoping 2" is deep enough for plants to root in. Don't thinK 1.5" will cover it. Maybe he will cut me a deal...
    Last edited by Boundava; 03-29-2017 at 03:21 PM.
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    Quote Originally Posted by OnTheFly View Post
    Some or our outdoor centers sell substrate products suitable for tanks and ponds in bulk. I picked up 50# of fine gravel for 36 cents a pound and the price went down if you bought 100#. I would think there should be affordable bulk sand options that are appropriate for aquarium.
    I will have to look around, the sand I found here is really nice coarse grain-its a quartz sand and it is a mix of tans, brown and some black. I have it in 2 of our 5.5 gallon tanks now, and was going to go with a black sand for the 125-but I like this sand so much I will use it instead.

    I am planning on doing 2 river tanks and will need some small gravel as well as some river rocks for those and my other tanks so I will have to look around to see if I have some landscape supply that will sell smaller amounts. I have two landscape suppliers but they sell wholesale only, so you can't pop in for a few-dozen rocks and 25 pounds of river rocks/gravel.
    Last edited by Boundava; 03-29-2017 at 03:27 PM.
    5.5g- Shrimp tank
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