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Chris what do yu mean by gap? n/p


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Posted by Aaron_Luxenberg on April 20, 2003 at 20:50:24:

In Reply to: here are some... posted by chris_harper2 on April 20, 2003 at 20:09:01:

:Hi Aaron,

:Rack systems are easy to build. The hardest part for ball pythons, IMO, is finding the right sized box.

:Iris makes two boxes that I like. I think they are the CB-110 and the CB-70. Sterilite also makes a Christmas Wreath Box that is nice but hard to find this time of the year.

:You can look up the sizes of the Iris boxes, the Sterilite is 28" x 28".

:The most important part of rack building is using a spacer. Considering that this is for ball pythons and is your first rack you'll want to cut spacers for a fairly liberal gap. Biggest mistake first-time rack builders make is not leaving enough of a gap. Trust me on this one.

:Here are three websites for rack building. All have helpful hints.

:http://www.chondroweb.com/fineGTPs/Racks.htm

:http://www.kingsnake.com/obsoleta/adultrack.htm

:http://www.arbreptiles.com/cages/rack.html





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