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by WalneyReptiles
Sat Sep 07, 2019 9:39 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Looking for some stuff (Please read)
Replies: 9
Views: 933

Re: Looking for some stuff (Please read)

Hi there first things first, sorry if this is in the wrong place or not allowed But i would like to know if anyone has any ant stuff e.g nests, feeders, test tubes etc.... that they no longer need Would anyone consider helping me out by sending me there old bits and peices if i were to pay postage ...
by WalneyReptiles
Sat Sep 07, 2019 9:07 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Looking for some stuff (Please read)
Replies: 9
Views: 933

Re: Looking for some stuff (Please read)

I helped a friend start his with a fertile princess, small mason jar (for canning), a plastic bottle cap, a bit of dirt and sticks, and some moss scraped off a tree. So i give this example, because my own colony came in a rotten stick, and had a dozen workers, and i made a bit larger jar for them. ...
by WalneyReptiles
Fri Sep 06, 2019 8:43 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Looking for some stuff (Please read)
Replies: 9
Views: 933

Re: Looking for some stuff (Please read)

Hey Josh, I dont have any gear to share and even if I did, sending it from the Netherlands would be impractical. What I can offer is some tips: - visit your local florist and get friendly with them. They're bound to have some tubes, and might let you have a couple - have a look on eBay or similar s...
by WalneyReptiles
Thu Sep 05, 2019 9:54 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Looking for some stuff (Please read)
Replies: 9
Views: 933

Looking for some stuff (Please read)

Hi there first things first, sorry if this is in the wrong place or not allowed But i would like to know if anyone has any ant stuff e.g nests, feeders, test tubes etc.... that they no longer need Would anyone consider helping me out by sending me there old bits and peices if i were to pay postage a...
by WalneyReptiles
Tue Sep 03, 2019 1:40 pm
Forum: New Forum Members
Topic: Hello from the UK Barrow
Replies: 11
Views: 4617

Re: Hello from the UK Barrow

Well heres some photo's not the best but you should get the idea https://i.imgur.com/1BhS7oF.jpg the box is a Temporary out world just so i can keep food supplys available https://i.imgur.com/mLZN1O2.jpg ants are hard at work moving little pebbles to the nest https://i.imgur.com/1nZblCt.jpg Heres th...
by WalneyReptiles
Tue Sep 03, 2019 7:43 am
Forum: New Forum Members
Topic: Hello from the UK Barrow
Replies: 11
Views: 4617

Re: Hello from the UK Barrow

Well keep us posted :D some pics would be nice I will upload some photos as and when my Ant Gear arrives and when mine have finished 3dprinting, BTW how did you get access to a 3d printer? Yeah you can buy them online, takes a while to learn how to use them and set them up but there well worth the ...
by WalneyReptiles
Sun Sep 01, 2019 5:25 pm
Forum: New Forum Members
Topic: Hello from the UK Barrow
Replies: 11
Views: 4617

Re: Hello from the UK Barrow

Thanks for the Reply I bought a Queen last night from www.antsdavey.co.uk I bought (Formica fusca Queen with 10-20 workers) - these are my first ants apart from when i was a kid i had the common black ant I also ordered a nest from antkit.uk and im 3d printing some of my own nests and things Well k...
by WalneyReptiles
Sun Sep 01, 2019 7:04 am
Forum: New Forum Members
Topic: Hello from the UK Barrow
Replies: 11
Views: 4617

Re: Hello from the UK Barrow

Thanks for the Reply I bought a Queen last night from www.antsdavey.co.uk I bought (Formica fusca Queen with 10-20 workers) - these are my first ants apart from when i was a kid i had the common black ant

I also ordered a nest from antkit.uk and im 3d printing some of my own nests and things
by WalneyReptiles
Sat Aug 31, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: New Forum Members
Topic: Hello from the UK Barrow
Replies: 11
Views: 4617

Hello from the UK Barrow

Hi there well as you might guess im new to the ant world, i dont own any ants as it stands but im in the Barrow-in-furness area which is in Cumbria and looking to buy a queen im an impatient one so finding one fill get me stressed ahahah, I want to start keeping ants because AntsCanada got me starte...