DIY Breeder Box

Discussion in 'DIY - Do It Yourself' started by jbdub, Apr 5, 2012.

  1. jbdubValued MemberMember

    This has probably been brought up before but have people tried making their own breeder boxes?

    Surely a sizeable clear tuperware box with some DIY done to it could do a great job?

    I bring it up because the store bought one I have is a bit small and I really don't see anything about it that I couldn't do myself. My only concern is the materials used in making certain tupaware boxes but you'd think it's just hard plastic.
  2. Fall RiverValued MemberMember

    Generally speaking, if it's food safe it should be ok.
  3. nippybettaWell Known MemberMember

    I don't know about making one, but I'll be watching this thread because I recently stepped on mine...

    There are different kinds of recycled plastic. Inside the recycling logo there is a number- if it's 3 or 7 it will leak harmful compounds into the water. That's about as much as I can help you.
  4. jbdubValued MemberMember

    Thanks thats useful info.
    I'll keep the thread updated and post some pics as I go
  5. jbdubValued MemberMember

    I ended up having a go at this! It kinda worked I'll post photos up soon

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