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 Post subject: Old Fridge body.
PostPosted: Feb 14th, '18, 13:39 
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while looking at the equipment early today and not happy with power cords/outlet in meter box and storage of food and bits.... I had a brainwave/snap

30 minutes later a dead refrigerator was in my posesion, 30 minutes after getting home its an empty shell.

Only major thing is strengthening the door a sheet of ply will do that, then play around cut vents in sides for fresh air, extra supports for the adjustable shelves and I will be able to store everything, safely & securely all out of the weather and moisture etc..

You intelligent ones have most likely already done this. :laughing3:

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 Post subject: Re: Old Fridge body.
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Any pics of your conversion?


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PostPosted: Feb 15th, '18, 14:56 
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couple more day Scotty, will get in place tomorrow and start loading it up....

bummer day though had a small leak in a GB from the seal...put too much pressure on the seal and snap...crackle....bang...aaah shoit big hole, luckily nothing growing in it yet. but replacement coming up.

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Please be warned this is not pretty.
With a family issue going on at present, the aquaponics and my ute are my pressure blow valve,

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The back I had cut first thinking Id just do fly wire then thought vents in case moisture wanted to be invited. The elbow is for power cord(s) to enter safely.

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The front adjustable shelving for future air compressor and batteries etc, food, test kits, odds & sods.

I know at a later time I'll go back and clean this up but here it is warts and all.
please dont say it looks nice.. Bull sh..... but at moment its something that got doene,

fridge came from local repair man there were at least 20 I chose from...

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