San Diego Plastics
2220 McKinley Avenue
National City  CA  91950
800/925-4855   619/477-4855   FAX 619/477-4874
 

Plastic Fish

The "DE LA CRUZ" custom aquarium tank.
This tank will measure 120L" x 36D" x 31H"
It will hold approximately 580 gallons.
Material thickness is 1-1/4"


Hurry up, I'm getting dry!De La Cruz tank 1Is my tank done yet?
Here is the raw material.
De La Cruz tank 2
Still in the box!
De La Cruz tank 3
Joel making the first long cut.
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Closer shot of first cut.
De La Cruz tank 5
Full view first corner.
De La Cruz tank 6
Closer shot of first corner.
De La Cruz tank 7
Very close on the corner.
De La Cruz tank 8
Very close on the corner again.
De La Cruz tank 9
Added an end panel.
De La Cruz tank 10
Close up of glue joint on second end panel.
De La Cruz tank 11
Added a strip of reinforcing material in the corner.
De La Cruz tank 12
Yes, it's bullet-resistant material!
Protect your fish from stray gunfire with a bullet-resistant tank from San Diego Plastics! Hahaha!
De La Cruz tank 13
Added another long panel. That's just a brace in the middle.
De La Cruz tank 14
Another closeup of a new glue joint (before finishing).
De La Cruz tank 16
Once the four panels are joined, flipping it over becomes a job for the hoist. On a tank this size, you don't want to try to muscle it around by hand. The forklift and hoist are our robust friends.
De La Cruz tank 17
Getting ready to install the prefilter.
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Prefilter pix #1. From the bottom looking left.
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Prefilter pix #2. From the bottom looking right.
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Prefilter pix #3. Box from inside.
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Prefilter pix #4. Box from outside.
De La Cruz tank 22
Getting ready to put the bottom on the tank.
De La Cruz tank 23
Tank is filled with beautiful San Diego "green" tap water.
De La Cruz tank 24
Painted black, wrapped in film and stacked on a pallet. Ready to go.
Yummy! Starfish ummmmOuch! Ouch! Ouch!This starfish could use more salt.

Help! I need a bigger tank!



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