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D.I.Y. Yeast/CO2 reactor
MATERIALS NEEDED:
ONE 2 LITER BOTTLE AND LID
2 - 3 teaspoons YEAST
2 cups SUGAR
AIR LINE
WATER

Drill a hole in the lid that is slightly smaller than the air line. This will help make it air tight. Add yeast and sugar to 1 liter of water and pour the mixture into the bottle. Tighten the cap. Push one end of the tubing through the hole in the lid, place the other end in your tank. Replace mixture about every 2 weeks. More yeast will give you more CO2, more sugar will give longer life.
Lighting
Materials needed:
2 flourecent tube endcaps for each tube desired.
1 nut and bolt set for each endcap.
1 Drill and bit, to drill the holes for the bolts.
1 ballast to support your lamp type, size, and quantity.
extra wire.
1 Length of white rain gutter, cut to the length of your tank, or the length of your light + 1/2 inch (or more if you prefer), whichever is longer.
2 ends for the rain gutter.

Simply attach the end caps to the rain gutter, run the wires to the ballast and power, mount the ballast wherever you want, place the ends on the rain gutter, then plug it into a timer or outlet.



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