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Old 09-05-2010, 10:12 AM
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Finally finished!!

How it all started








Frame done











Slight adjustment on the top bar so we could have more glass











Naomi sat inside. Shes quite tall for a lady as well





Starting to wire it up after painting the insides with pond paint for waterproofing











Fitting the tarpaulin. This is just in the bottom as im having drainage layers.





Shelf in






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wicked whats going in there ?
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All shelves in






Putting in hydroloca for drainage








Sheeting to prevent digging into the hydroloca and stopping the soil and hydrooca mixing





Soil in. I used organic as it contains bugs normally





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Well done you!

That looks fab.

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Glass finally in!





Second shelf made up with water bowl and komodo cypress mulch. All bugs in the soil as well. I have tropical springtails, woodlice, worms, mealies, morios and beetles. Im adding some leaf litter and rotting wood later when ive gone to the woods





Airplants started to be put in



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The viv is for my ancanthocercus atricollis
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Old 09-05-2010, 10:23 AM
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Very cool viv, your blue throat is so spoilt
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Very cool viv, your blue throat is so spoilt
Hes my pride and joy.... I shouldnt say it but hes my favourite. He wont be going in it for a while as I have some babies. I want them in there first so hes being introduced to there territory rather than the other way round
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Hes my pride and joy.... I shouldnt say it but hes my favourite. He wont be going in it for a while as I have some babies. I want them in there first so hes being introduced to there territory rather than the other way round
He is a stunning boy, looks like he has been chewing on a blue biro
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He is a stunning boy, looks like he has been chewing on a blue biro
Haha when I eventually get round to breeding these guys ill put that in the advert.

For sale: I have some mini beardies who found my biros and chewed on them I didnt wash them as I thought they looked rather pretty with the blue on them. For this reason offers in the region of stupid money only please
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