My project has come to a end....
Hope she enjoys everything I made for her...
Long may she live:) Thank you for all the advice and interest to this topic.
Goodbye from South Africa for now.Keep well.
I picked up a small problem.The lid of the tank has a gap at the back so I found myself with a predicament that misses will be able to go on strolles whenever she pleases.So I had to come up with a way to close it up..
Quickest cheapest was to build a kind of fence.
Found some plastic grids,cut...
Almost finished with basking area.
I've made it with glass instead of perspex because I have had problems before that perspex warps with heat.
I will be adding some sort of rough'ish tiles for grip on the ramp and resting area.
Tnx Tom haha I kinda get carried away when it comes to my pets!!
Here are some of my other fishtanks;
There's 3 things left to do-Make a basking spot/platform(I've decided to make a hang on type from perspex that will rest on top of the glass slider rails),install a basking spot heat light and...
Ok lights and filtration installed,and tap water conditioner added.
Just need to make a basking spot and install a basking light.Also need to get some longer airpypes to hide the air stones.
I'm done for the day,too tired.Pfffffffff.........
Any advice or comment welcome,maybe something I could...
Jeepers today was hectic-Woke up @ 5am.
Collected the tank.
Went to a swimming pool shop-bought swimming pool filter sand for substrate,it's a very cheap option;40kg(88.2 pounds) @ R100(6.67$)
Went to LFS got 100ml anti chlorine/tap water conditioner @ R70(4.67$)
Cleaned everything and filled...