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Pond Building

Discussion in 'Water Features' started by AztlanLC, May 24, 2011.

  1. AztlanLC

    AztlanLC LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,035

    I have being watching this forum for some time and like learning as much as possible about ponds and water features and my search for learning I found another web site and found some pictures of pond building I will share.

  2. AztlanLC

    AztlanLC LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,035

  3. tadpole

    tadpole LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,216

    The person that built that pond would be referred to as 'Koi Kichi'. Such a person will, without regard to expense, put in the most complicated system for maintaining 'pristine?' water conditions for a fish that is at its happiest rooting around in the mud at the outflow of a sewage treatment facility.
  4. tadpole

    tadpole LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,216

    Here's one that looks more like a variation of a Celtic Knot.

    plumbing maze.jpg
  5. STL Ponds and Waterfalls

    STL Ponds and Waterfalls LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,177

    OMG that is crazy! I prefer the muck ponds as the Koi do as well.
  6. turner_landscaping

    turner_landscaping LawnSite Member
    Posts: 187

    Yea my head hurts from lookn at it.. Lol
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  7. tadpole

    tadpole LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,216

    Yea. The guys over on the Irrigation Forum in the "Hacks and Pikers" thread just think that they have a monopoly on 'Creative Plumbing".
  8. Mr. Vern

    Mr. Vern LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 632

    Anybody want to venture a guess as to which of those connections is gonna spring a leak?
    My guess is; not the ones on the outside. :)
  9. Fishwhiz

    Fishwhiz LawnSite Member
    from Oregon
    Posts: 112

    That pond building brings a new definition to the phrase. I suppose it is the physical plant for the building. Or perhaps this is a monument to man's fantasy of beating the #@&@#&@# out of nature.
  10. agrostis

    agrostis LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,250

    I don't build ponds or know anything about them. But what is the point of that cluster ?

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