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by Overmountain1
Thu Feb 14, 2019 1:43 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Welcome the new Crew!!
Replies: 21
Views: 963

Re: Welcome the new Crew!!

Thank you for sharing. I am new enough at all this, and as I say, I didn’t PLAN on bringing anyone home that big if I could help it. But I couldn’t help it because I had to help him!! I bet everyone else passed him over for the same reason- and were afraid of the bigger pinchers too. But yes, unexpe...
by Overmountain1
Wed Feb 13, 2019 9:07 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Welcome the new Crew!!
Replies: 21
Views: 963

Re: Welcome the new Crew!!

So, real quick, is this most likely the size I’m looking for?

http://naplesseashellcompany.com/jumbo_ ... _pack.html

TIA


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by Overmountain1
Wed Feb 13, 2019 8:54 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Welcome the new Crew!!
Replies: 21
Views: 963

Welcome the new Crew!!

I’m only about an hour 1/2 from there, (pigeon forge area) so.... it may be best for Dumbo if I bomb down there tomorrow... I guess I need to determine exactly where I’d be going. But, either way, I would think at least ONE of the stores down there would cater to that sort of thing. Oh and yes he wa...
by Overmountain1
Wed Feb 13, 2019 5:33 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Welcome the new Crew!!
Replies: 21
Views: 963

Welcome the new Crew!!

Well.... my patience ran out and so did my cabin fever. I went and added 4 to our crab family today! We are all so happy about them too. Even if we didn’t get to adopt, we still are giving these guys a good loving home. Ok so we have only named one so far; Dumbo is the Jumbo, when compared to the ot...
by Overmountain1
Wed Feb 13, 2019 3:11 pm
Forum: D.I.Y Projects and Equipment
Topic: Upgrading to a more suitable home. My first real scapeing attempt.
Replies: 49
Views: 2131

Upgrading to a more suitable home. My first real scapeing attempt.

Hi angel bear-I don’t have an answer for you, but I know I bought the 50lb playsand for like $4.—? Not much, and I could’ve gotten a 25lb but figured I can always use a lil extra!! Mine already had quite a bit of eco earth in it, it’s mixed more like 2/5, or even closer to 3/5 with the playsand, and...
by Overmountain1
Wed Feb 13, 2019 2:54 am
Forum: Crab Behavior
Topic: Loves the Hygrometer?
Replies: 13
Views: 784

Loves the Hygrometer?

Ha- Dave finally has a ‘real’ friend to play with again- yay! Pat has been under for at least a week, by all appearances anyway. He’s a shy and quiet type. I’m hoping as he gets bigger and more comfortable in general he won’t stay hidden ‘quite’ as much. Anyway- Dave keeps following him around. Very...
by Overmountain1
Wed Feb 13, 2019 2:38 am
Forum: Crab Behavior
Topic: Crab breaks load bearing stick
Replies: 4
Views: 331

Re: Crab breaks load bearing stick

Or he had a ride down when someone else snapped it.... lol!


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by Overmountain1
Wed Feb 13, 2019 2:36 am
Forum: Crab Behavior
Topic: 3 crabs down under
Replies: 9
Views: 493

Re: 3 crabs down under

I’ll pop on to say that it sounds absolutely normal. Welcome! We never know quite what our little friends have gone through to make it all the way to us. Temp changes, jostling, food concerns, being packed together etc etc .... point bing, there is something called PPS, post-purchase syndrome. I don...
by Overmountain1
Wed Feb 13, 2019 2:25 am
Forum: D.I.Y Projects and Equipment
Topic: which AcuRite model?
Replies: 4
Views: 218

Re: which AcuRite model?

Sweet- thanks for sharing, I was kinda curious too. I have one, as we know, but I’d like to get an all in one unit like that too. Thanks!


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by Overmountain1
Tue Feb 12, 2019 9:25 pm
Forum: Breeding
Topic: Artemis, Day 14 carrying eggs
Replies: 492
Views: 47424

Re: Artemis, Day 14 carrying eggs

They’re all soooo stinking cute!! Super big congrats!! Maybe someday we will get to that level here in our home, but that won’t be anytime soon! Please when the time comes, I want to be in line for one of those sweet little babies too! (Or two.[emoji6]) I just ordered a dish from you, Mary, can’t wa...
by Overmountain1
Tue Feb 12, 2019 12:02 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: New 20 Gallon Tall Build With Egg Crate (complete)
Replies: 36
Views: 4349

Re: New 20 Gallon Tall Build With Egg Crate (in process)

Wow it turned out so awesome! Very creative and has me looking forward to my next iteration. [emoji16] If I was a crab I’d totally wanna live there too. Nice work!


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by Overmountain1
Mon Feb 11, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: D.I.Y Projects and Equipment
Topic: Upgrading to a more suitable home. My first real scapeing attempt.
Replies: 49
Views: 2131

Upgrading to a more suitable home. My first real scapeing attempt.

I’m wondering why bombing down is the best way to get in that pool... [emoji848][emoji2957] Too funny, must just be keeping themselves entertained... Crabs gotta have fun! I have GOT to get me a camera. Can’t wait.

America’s Next Ninja Crab!

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by Overmountain1
Mon Feb 11, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: D.I.Y Projects and Equipment
Topic: Upgrading to a more suitable home. My first real scapeing attempt.
Replies: 49
Views: 2131

Re: Upgrading to a more suitable home. My first real scapeing attempt.

Oooooh I LOVE that idea with the pebbles. I have the perfect type of glass pebbles to use- they’ll love it. Yay! Thanks. [emoji16] They are SO clumsy sometimes! I think that’s the biggest part of their charm... well, that and their buggy eyes and waving multiple antennae. I actually saw the containe...
by Overmountain1
Mon Feb 11, 2019 7:12 pm
Forum: D.I.Y Projects and Equipment
Topic: Upgrading to a more suitable home. My first real scapeing attempt.
Replies: 49
Views: 2131

Re: Upgrading to a more suitable home. My first real scapeing attempt.

Ha! I laughed last night when Dave fell in the newly deeper SW pool. I stopped in to check on Dave, and he was literally straddling the edge of both pools, perched there like he couldn’t make up his mind. Since I just swapped to the deeper pools, I wanted to know if he’d get in either one. So turned...
by Overmountain1
Mon Feb 11, 2019 8:05 am
Forum: Crab & Care Questions
Topic: How can my little brother help?
Replies: 6
Views: 440

Re: How can my little brother help?

Jamison wrote:We are getting the crabs tonight. I have this really strong feeling he will lose interest fast.
You are most likely exactly correct about that. [emoji6] Patience, grasshopper.


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