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this is my diy build so far. I have made a all in one screen storage plus exposure unit wit a one color silver press on top. I am also making a wash out sink and a flash unit. final step is to make a rotating pallet table under the flash. i will post pics when finished.

Material pricing so far

flash element plus stuff $225( my flash is 18 by 18 2200 watts.
metal tubing four feet 20 dollars
trip to aluminum scrap yard 25 dollars found a lot of weldable aluminum
electrical components 30 dollars.
i already owned a flood light so i changed the bulb $2.50
bug lights $1.40 for a pair
glass for exposure lid free paid 10 dollars to cut it

lexan sheet 25 dollars for wash out sink.
wash out sink stand 10 dollars for 8 tees 4 elbows and 10 feet of pipe plus one 2 inch clean out
marine sealant 20 dollars

1 can of flat black paint 6.50
1 can of spray paint flat black 2.50
plywood was laying around
1 tube of painters chalk 2.50
jack nuts 3 dollars

tools used, miter saw, circular saw, cordless drill. jack nut gun,cone bit, grinder and a table saw
 

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the light is 17 inches from the glass the same distance i had the light when i had a over head exposure unit. my light is 500 watts. but if it is not intense enough the i am planning to put in a 1000 watt security halogen light. already checked the lighting store. but i think my next diy is a black light exposure unit. i just want this for the simple stuff.
 

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the white strip are screen drying racks. i need to add the fans to circulate the air. i just put my chemical there so i could finish another shelf on the wall for them. sinks almost done soon upload.
 
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