Tank doors

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  1. CW

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    Hi there ppl

    Finaly my tank doors are done.
    Now i only need to get some handles cos the mild steel wont look that nice with the brass hinges.

    And i also need to put some supports inside the doors.

    Hear is some pics.
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    So what do you think ppl?:thumbup:
     
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  3. Reef Maniac

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    Nice :thumbup:

    I think some nice round brass handles would look good on that dark wood.

    Hennie
     
  4. CW

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    Jip, that sounds good.

    Ill try and find some solid brase handles.

    Cya
     
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    looking good!
     
  7. CW

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    Thanx man
     
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    looking awesome well done!
     
  9. CW

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    Thanx man.
    I just need brase nobs for handles.
    Then its done

    Oh ja, me and my buddy will also be building a topup tank today.
    Its gona be 1000mm x 350mm x 300mm.
    For the begining i will do it manualy by just opening a valve to topup the sump in the return chamber with RO water.

    Then later on i will get an auto topup pump and this will all work automaticly.
    Ill post some pics maybe tonight.

    Cw out
     
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    looks good hey! has like an Elizabethan era feel with the hinges ;)
     
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    Love your work......Looking good CW
     
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    Thanx all.

    I also got two brase nobs today.
    But not on yet.

    Was biz with something else.

    Go have a look at my DIY fan Chiller

    Cw out
     
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