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  1. Habitat
    Hi there ! I'm quite new to the forum but I saw quite some fake rock vivs, enough to know I want to do this with my new viv for my leo :) Although I need a little help and advices ;) So here's my old viv, the one my little (old) guy is living in :) His brand new moist hide I never saw...
  2. Amphibians
    So after looking at vivarium works Vivarium Works I was intrigued on how i could make my fake rocks. I have no artistic ability so carving, grouting and painting and varnishing wasn't for me. This method uses no paint, and no varnishing. This is my first attempt, and whilst it doesnt have the...
  3. Habitat
    Hi Guys, Firstly this Forum has been a huge help to me over the last year and would like to say a big thanks! I wondered if anyone could give any advice here. I've just made a Cave / Sandpit for my Bearded Dragon. It was made from a cardboard shell, then a few layers of paper mache...
  4. Equipment Classifieds
    Possibly the best fake rock you can buy. Most friends couldnt tell they were fake in vivs, or on desks until they picked them up. Cast from moulds of real rocks, made out of aquarium safe resin and foam. Add to vivs / aquariums (they float so would have to be siliconed in!) without the worry...
  5. Amphibians
    What would people pay? Fibreglass, look very real. Smallest about 12cm long- biggest about 30cm long.
  6. Habitat
    What would people pay? Fibreglass, look very real. Smallest about 12cm long- biggest about 30cm long.
  7. Habitat
    hi how do you make the poly magnetic rocks that stick to the size of the viv, i know how to make the magnetic part, but how do you shape the poly and make it look real? Thanks
  8. Habitat
    do I need to varnish unpainted grout before putting the fake rock in the viv. Or if I mix a bit of paint into the grout will I need to varnish it. cheers :2thumb: jim
  9. Habitat
    Hey guys, i've finally succumbed to the idea of making my own viv after seeing all your great ideas....and have stolen all extra space round my friends house. So got to try finish it soon :whip: So i started first building the viv. And with a little help got some nice oak really cheap. Its a...
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