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Project by mleedix posted 2039 days ago 9437 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Here is another older project I just stumbled accross. This cage was not so difficult once the design came to mind. The problem was contemplating a cage design that would not look out of place in living room while still maintaining 115 degree temps in one place while letting the temps drop to 80 everywhere else. A bit of glare in the picture but it’s all made of Red Oak, ply and solid woods.

-- - Michael [..for God's glory." 2 Cor. 10:31] Over 300000 species of trees, yet we take the credit for their beauty...





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kolwdwrkr

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#1 posted 2039 days ago

very nice cage. I would have done something different for the stand part, but it looks like a nice piece. Good job.

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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PaBull

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#2 posted 2039 days ago

Very nice reptile cage.

And thanks for sharing 2 cor. 10:31, amen.

-- rhykenologist and plant grower

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mleedix

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#3 posted 2037 days ago

Thanks. I actually sold several of these online a year ago. With the same design and 1/2” glass we waterproofed a few for turtle and fish tanks. Sadly I can not ignore the doctors imposed weight limits any longer so larger peices like this are out of my range. Reptile folks seem to love the design and it’s flat version as well.

As for the base, this particular customer wanted a base that would allow them to put heat under the floor in the winter months, thus the inset. Can’t seem to find any pics of the other tanks but most had decorative base with cabinets for pet supplies and or pumps for the fish tanks.

-- - Michael [..for God's glory." 2 Cor. 10:31] Over 300000 species of trees, yet we take the credit for their beauty...

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GaryK

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#4 posted 2037 days ago

Great looking job!

I have had a number of reptiles over time.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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shauny

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#5 posted 1862 days ago

hey nice job i like it a lot! i was thinking of building a similar sort of project for my year 12 woodwork project and was wondering if you could give me as much information about the cage as you can? there will be slight changes with my attempt as i dont want to go ripping you off. my email address is humphreys_42@hotmail.com i look forward to hearing from you.

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