Aquarium Stand

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Project by esweeney posted 10-07-2010 10:42 PM 2107 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is an aquarium stand that I made for q friend’s 150 gallon salt water tank. This was my first project of this size foe someone else and was quite a learning experince for me.

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#1 posted 10-08-2010 12:30 AM

Sweet piece!

-- - before I could only dream it....

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#2 posted 10-08-2010 09:10 PM

Nice looking stand and built much better than what you get at the store

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#3 posted 10-08-2010 09:41 PM


I was aware of the weight that this would be required to hold so, I probably over engineered it. The internal frame of the stand is made out of 3/4 oak hardwood, all of the stretchers between the leg pieces were connected with loose tennon jointery. I added several cross braces going both side to side and lengthwise for added strengh.

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