who can build a metal stand for a wooden cabinet

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  1. ziyaadb

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    hi all

    I just May be getting another tank but this tank is standing on a wooden cabinet most likely made out of chipboard as usual. there is no water damage on it but i would like to get a metal stand built for it so that the cabinet canb wrap around it and it would be easier for the sump anyone know of someone who would be able to do it for me or would it be better just to water proof the cabinet?

    Oh yes its 1.8*700*600
     
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    Ziyaad....ive got a similar issue / need, so ill tag along if u dont mind
     
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    nooo problem bud
     
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    I could have built you one if you were in cape town
     
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    thanks for the offer thou boet
     
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    Anytime man. Why not try a steel manufacturer in your area. the guys behind the counter normally do odd jobs and will be able to help you. After hours though.
     
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    What height must it be etc?

    I need exact sizes to the closest mm.
    It will be made out of 25mm square tubing and then we'll just clad it with the chipboard.
     
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    Height should be 700. Length 1800 width 600 will 25 be stong enough for a tank that will be about 1 ton in weight?
     
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    With enough support it will be strong enough.
    Or the thicker,bigger you go then you will need less support.
     
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    ok cool thanks mate but dont worry about it anymore i decided not to get the tank as i would still need to build an overflow and sump will rather wait till something complete comes around.

    Mods you can close
     
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