Basketball Net??

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Basketball Net??

Post by nutibus » Mon Jul 06, 2020 3:32 am

Hi! I’m officially ready (I think) to put together my new crabitat however I forgot to ask about something. I got a basketball goal net to put up in the back of the tat and I’ve got some plants I was gonna wind through it so they can climb. Is the basketball net a bad idea - in a serious way? Lol I ask it like that because I’ve already opened it and the package got thrown away so it can’t be returned so I just want to know if it will be a hazard for my crabbies? I’m sure there are other choices and I’ve looked that might be better but I just want to make sure it won’t be harmful. Thanks everyone! I’m finally finishing moving Apts today so I’m getting new crabitat put together

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Re: Basketball Net??

Post by aussieJJDude » Mon Jul 06, 2020 5:16 am

I'd be wary if it is dyed, but a synthetic polymer I don't see the harm. Of course, keep an eye on it as crabs have been known to be tangled in nets.

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Re: Basketball Net??

Post by odelayheehoo » Mon Jul 06, 2020 9:12 am

You could cut the net to make it larger, and to avoid double layering it to prevent crabs from potentially getting stuck.
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