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HELP ME DECIDE

Discussion in 'Vivariums and Terrariums' started by CreepTumorXD, Dec 15, 2017.

  1. CreepTumorXD

    CreepTumorXD Arachnoknight

    CA
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    I have a 55 Gallon tank that no lids are made for, I would have to get one custom made if I wanted to put a lid on, BUT what do you guys think I should or could put in this? without a lid, and then with some options.
     
  2. viper69

    viper69 ArachnoGod Old Timer

    Plants
     
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  3. boina

    boina Lady of the mites Arachnosupporter

    Without a lid: Roaches. There are several species that can't climb. They can multiply, though...

    -> get a lid.
     
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  4. Mojo288

    Mojo288 Arachnoknight

    Scorpions can't climb the glass, you would probably have some trouble keeping humidity up for some sp's but desert dwellers should be fine.
     
  5. CreepTumorXD

    CreepTumorXD Arachnoknight

    CA
    I pulled this out of a dumpster 3 years ago and fixed it up, I cant find a lid the right size anywhere
     
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  6. Chris LXXIX

    Chris LXXIX ArachnoGod Active Member

    People throw away everything. Once I've found a plastic bag with 10.000 Euro inside :)
     
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  7. CreepTumorXD

    CreepTumorXD Arachnoknight

    CA
    its 48 1/2" by 15 1/2"
     
  8. pyro fiend

    pyro fiend Arachnoprince

    i know the pain. as i have a 50g breeder with a metal frame.. its so unique that noone makes a lid for it.. however glass and plastic is easy to cut to size :) i had to do the same and used 1x2 as a frame [made mine mesh for snakes originally]
     
  9. MadisonBoib

    MadisonBoib Arachnopeon

    You could probably make a lid pretty easily. When i run into this problem i usually just make a frame for the top and then use a sheet of screening to cover it. Ive made lots of lids and as long as you put in some imagination and effort you could come up with a pretty cool custom made one...
     
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