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

Plastic Fish

The "FRANZ" custom aquarium tank.
This tank will measure 96L" x 24D" x 48H"


Hurry up, I'm getting dry!Franz tank 1Is my tank done yet?
A cardboard cutout of the tank shape.
Franz tank 2
The wooden mold for the arch shape. Covered in felt. To be used in the oven forming process.
Franz tank 3
The day after the acrylic has been formed in the oven.
Franz tank 4
Close shot of the clamp used to hold the material to the mold.
Franz tank 5
Glueing the arch to a flat panel.
Franz tank 6
Same day, different viewing angle. One panel is attached.
Franz tank 7
Next day. Now you can start to see the real shape of the tank.
Front and back panels are being glued in place.
Franz tank 8
A little closer, same day.
Franz tank 9
A week later. Much sanding of joined edges has been done,
but doesn't photograph well, so here's a different angle.
Yummy! Starfish ummmmOuch! Ouch! Ouch!This starfish could use more salt.

Help! I need a bigger tank!



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