Introduction: Lego Mini Aquarium

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Watch your little water creatures grow in this awesome little aquarium.

Step 1: Make the Base

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This is what will support the bottom. Make a beginning layer using black bricks to make a base of 6x8.

Step 2: Make Another Layer

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Make another layer on the original base so nothing will fall out.

Step 3: Make It Flat

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Put brown tiles into the middle of the base. It will cover 4x6 of the black base.

Step 4: Making the "Glass"

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Cover up the unused areas with clear 1x2 pieces.

Step 5: Make the Second Layer

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Do the same thing again.

Step 6: Third Layer of "Glass"

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Make another layer. Almost done.

Step 7: Last Layer

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This is the last "glass" layer. No kidding.

Step 8: Flatten the "glass"

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Add tiles on the "glass." It will be needed later.

Step 9: Make a Cover

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Get pieces that look like the pic and combine it like shown.

Step 10: Put in Sand

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You have the option to use real sand or not. I'm gonna put the 1x1 stud legos. You'll use about 28.

Step 11: Put Water, Animal, Lid, and Done!

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I suggest that you should use tiny snails that don't grow of baby shrimp, such as sea monkeys and what not. Many newly born baby fish. But you're done! Good job.

Comments

legochest (author)2014-08-06

I think this is cute! :)

Cool, is it water tight?

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