Just a formicarium I made! :)

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tiger01vincent
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Just a formicarium I made! :)

Post: # 28512Post tiger01vincent
Wed Aug 09, 2017 4:26 am

Dimensions: Height 8cm - Width 20cm - Length 15cm

Made from Ytong, with plexiglass on top and side. The side and top connect (red arrow). The holes in the top is for watering/making moisture in the nest.

Post thoughts and feedback! Thanks!

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Re: Just a formicarium I made! :)

Post: # 28525Post idahoantgirl
Wed Aug 09, 2017 9:50 am

tiger01vincent wrote:
Wed Aug 09, 2017 4:26 am
Dimensions: Height 8cm - Width 20cm - Length 15cm

Made from Ytong, with plexiglass on top and side. The side and top connect (red arrow). The holes in the top is for watering/making moisture in the nest.

Post thoughts and feedback! Thanks!

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cool! very impressive!
Proverbs 6:6-11

Go to the ant, you sluggard;
consider its ways and be wise!
It has no commander,
no overseer or ruler,
yet it stores its provisions in summer
and gathers its food at harvest.

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Re: Just a formicarium I made! :)

Post: # 28540Post xTNxANTMANx
Wed Aug 09, 2017 12:17 pm

...i have got to find me some Ytong...i love the look and style of what you can do with it.
Keeping:
Camponotus subbarbatus
Camponotus pennsylvanicus x2
Crematogaster ashmeadi
Crematogaster missouriensis
Formica pallidefulva x2
Formica subsericea x2
Lasius sp x2 (founding)
Pheidole sp. x4
Tetramorium caspitum x2

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Re: Just a formicarium I made! :)

Post: # 28701Post tiger01vincent
Fri Aug 11, 2017 8:06 am

xTNxANTMANx wrote:
Wed Aug 09, 2017 12:17 pm
...i have got to find me some Ytong...i love the look and style of what you can do with it.
I live in sweden, and when I looked for it, I went around asking for "ytong" but everybodie kept saying "whats that?". I did some googling and found out that "Ytong" is a company, and they ofcource make ytong but ytong is really "light concreete". So go to a hardware shop and ask for either Ytong or "light concrete"! GL!
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Re: Just a formicarium I made! :)

Post: # 28777Post Dyllan264
Fri Aug 11, 2017 10:11 pm

You could honestly start a business selling these. Heck I know I would buy. Great job
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Re: Just a formicarium I made! :)

Post: # 28890Post tiger01vincent
Sun Aug 13, 2017 4:15 am

Dyllan264 wrote:
Fri Aug 11, 2017 10:11 pm
You could honestly start a business selling these. Heck I know I would buy. Great job
Oh you honestly think so? wow thanks! :D

If you live in europe, I can make one for you! ?
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Re: Just a formicarium I made! :)

Post: # 28910Post Dyllan264
Sun Aug 13, 2017 11:46 am

I don’t :( but I would pay for it and the shipping depending on the price! If you would even consider selling one. They are amazing!!
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Re: Just a formicarium I made! :)

Post: # 28911Post Dyllan264
Sun Aug 13, 2017 11:46 am

I don’t :( but I would pay for it and the shipping depending on the price! If you would even consider selling one. They are amazing!!
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Re: Just a formicarium I made! :)

Post: # 28915Post AqdasHassaan
Sun Aug 13, 2017 12:08 pm

this stuff looks cool man good job.
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Re: Just a formicarium I made! :)

Post: # 28931Post tiger01vincent
Sun Aug 13, 2017 2:27 pm

Dyllan264 wrote:
Sun Aug 13, 2017 11:46 am
I don’t :( but I would pay for it and the shipping depending on the price! If you would even consider selling one. They are amazing!!
I mean, that exact one is mine, but I can make one for you if you want! email me so we can talk about it! or add me on facebook sowe can use messenger.
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