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nice!

cant wait to see the lava flowin'!
 
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#27

That's for the next one sorry oops
:doh:



the BOX is very nice.


Made supports form 1/2" mitred to fit the corners.


The volcano sits on these


Like this


Glued in place


I added "dots" in the corners to niche the volcano base into.


I filed the cornes of the base to notch into the dots


Dots nice


Hows them apples...no worries about the ports not being sturdy.



I used a grommet and elbow to make the Volcano spurter...that's a technical term.


That's a purdy spurter there...


I think preparation H might be the answer...


I used enough tubing to make the volcano remoavable for cleaning


A clean volcano is a happy volcano


The loop actually helps lock the base into the dots.


Volcano in a box. The space under it is for lights.


I was going to use aluiminum on the top but I like this better.


Top lighting could easily be accomplished by laying a couple of CCL tubes across the top, or by using a 110VAC CCL in a desklamp.


The lid is two pieces...one exactly the size of the interoir and one exactly the size of the exterior...both beveled and polished. No gasket required. Easy access.
 
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Truly admirable. I know there's more too :)
 
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Yep the base gets closed in with a piece of mirror to reflect the lights up and a 3" strip runs around the bottom to hide that.
 
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amazing stuff, i have just looked up all you stuff on youtube, its all great, i expecialy like the tannerite ..lol
 
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#31
Just got back from a 6 hour MC ride... and now here's the shots I took before I left.

I'll head to the shop for a few minutes and see about getting some action


Hawt Sechs. Betcha never saw ports like that.


This thing belongs in a museum


I remade the top. Fusing two pieces together looked crappy to me so I made one from 1/2" material on the router...it fits perfectly and is incredibly clear.


That's the view...


I think the best way to top light this is with a desklamp and a 110VAC UV CCL light...putting stuff on top will block the view.


There's the lights.

Before I ship this out I will mount three switches and make a cover plate.

I have the vids of the res in action at night. It's stunning. May take a while to upload.

Ta Ta
 
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#32
Ah, such a tease. Eagerly awaiting them sexy action shots! I may have to get some more lotion...
 

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Oooooohhhh. Very nice. Bitspower fittings I see. :D I love the ones that came with my Bitspower res top. Gonna replace all of mine with them eventually.
 
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#34
Here's some pics to tide you over










And those are all taken DRY with just lighting ;)


MAGMA! That's Dasani bottle water: no dye.






That's pretty astounding. I had no idea it would look like that. It's all just lighting...


Even under clourescent lighting the fluid appears red from the side.


From the top it's a constantly changing Fire of colors





Vids to follow.
 
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:twitch:

-checks his pants-

I feel inadequate... o.o

:respect::respect::respect::respect:
 

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All I can say is HOLY SHIT!!!!!!!
 

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Wow man! Truly some awesome work!
 
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#39
Damn vids are taking a long time to upload.

I felt the same way. I had NO idea what it would look like...
 
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Damn vids are taking a long time to upload.

I felt the same way. I had NO idea what it would look like...
I believe all the comments up until now summarize everything perfectly. HOLY SHIT!

That is truely beautiful, I am anxiously waiting for a video of this baby in action. :love:
 
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That was HOT.

Awesome Awesome stuff CD. Never seen anything like that before.
 

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Lol! You sounded like Bob Ross in those ones. I half expected "Happy little volcano" to come out of your mouth. :roll:
 
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I was truly so pleased and amazed I did something I rarely do and that was pat myself on the back on camera lol...but HOLY CRAP that thing looks amazing...
 

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OMFG! This is awesome. This work deserves a patent.
 

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amazing work man, this is a worlds first i guess.

i love the part you just blurted " ooohhh yeah!! " with obvious satisfaction in what you saw. :roll:
 
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i can only agree with those said HOLY SHIT!!!!! :respect: :respect: :respect:
ITS AWESOME!
 

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I concur...........HOLY SHIT!!!!, Totally amazing.
:toast:

:rockout:
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#50
someone has been putting the special stash in the bong, then drinking the water to come up with that idea.

really though that looks frickin awsome, well done.:toast::toast::toast: