The AC Starter Gear Pack™ has everything you need to get started in ant keeping (ant colony founding stage). It comes complete with:
- 5 AC-standard Test Tubes™ for culturing your ant colony from queen ants caught during nuptial flight (fit directly into our Hybrid Nest™ formicariums)
- 1 AC Test Tube Rack™ for keeping the test tubes secure for storage in a drawer or dark place
- 2 AC Test Tube Portals™ used for feeding the young workers when they first arrive or for transferring a colony into another test tube in case their current test tube gets moldy
- 3 ft of AC Large Vinyl Tubing™ (inner diameter 3/8″ x outer diameter 1/2”)
- 3 ft of AC Small Vinyl Tubing™ (inner diameter 1/4″ x outer diameter 3/8”)
- 1 AC Test Tube Accessory Pack™ providing easy connectivity between your AC-standard Test Tubes™ and AC Vinyl Tubing™ and AC Test Tube Portals™
- 1 AC Connector Pack™ allowing for connections between separate pieces of your AC Vinyl Tubing™
- 1 AC Plug Pack™ for plugging open entrances in your AC Test Tube Portals™
Be sure to read our Starting Your Ant Colony section for helpful tips on getting started in the hobby.
NOTE: This item ships within 1-7 days of purchase. The AC Starter Gear Pack™ does not come with a formicarium or outworld. All our prices are in USD and we ship via USPS. If you are outside the US, we do not cover customs fees that your country may incur on packages.