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DIY travel setup :-)
It seems that I am always taking or picking up fish...... hmmmmm
I have used all kinds of stuff.... most way to large.
My latest creation uses a CD storage box. It holds a total of 3qts of water.
I usually put in 2 qts (half Gallon) and it does very well. The box is designed with an inner lip that fits up into the lid, I am guessing this was for dust control, but it keeps splashing water in well.
I have rigged a small air stone that I run using a small pump and an a/c inverter.
This thing works wonders, I often pick fish up while on my sales route, and sometimes it is hours untill I get home. I have rear heat and a/c in my vehicle, so I try my best to keep the temp that way.
Not the normal DIY, but hey, it works fer me :lol:
super sweet...its probably better than the way they were shipped in the first place..i bet you could put in a plastic tray for a devider if needed.i like it alot..thank for sharing.
You could probably pick up one of those small heaters meant for betta tanks for the winter time, I doubt they draw much power.
BTW cool idea
Thanks.... I actually have one of those flat heaters, but my inverter only has one plug :-(
Here is a shot of it in use today...... how many fish do you see???
Also, nice setup, can you post more pictures from different angles?
LOL didn't think you would see the little guy.... :-D
It is at my friends place now.... I dropped these guys off with him at work today.
Power strip :), since its inverting out to ac you should be fine with a power strip as long as you dont over load it.
How long where these guys in it today?
I will try the 1 into three plug for next time :-D
They spent about an hour in my car ... then 6-7 hours on his desk then he took them home.
All were happy as of this morning:-D
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