5300L Reef Tank

Discussion in 'Reef Hunters' started by Loki, 5 Jun 2009.

  1. Loki

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  3. Prodigy

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    Hahaha thats insane!!!!!

    Really not fair haha
     
  4. Caleb

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    That looks good, but is it just me or does it lack vibrant color?
     
  5. Jaak

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    Friggin awesome!!! You're right Prodigy, it's not fair...
     
  6. Caleb

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    Do you think that he has the LR stack in a cave or islands?
     
  7. Neil H

    Neil H Moderator MASA Contributor

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    I am with Caleb on this one.... for a tank with 15 400w mh, i think it could be more vibrant......... that said, what a stunning size tank, and has SO much potential, perhaps once it has matured a bit the colours will pop like we expect them to !

    I would personally have gone for a more open reef in that size tank but everyone to their own i guess
     
  8. koeks

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    wow very very nice
     
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    What dreams are made off. . . . .
     
  10. leslie hempel

    leslie hempel Moderator MASA Contributor

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    nice.
     
  11. riyadhessa

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    awesome system
     
  12. Andreas

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    Nice system.Hectic lighting though
     
  13. kalkwasser

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    nice
     
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    Great system - BUT, personally - I just think that it has far too much rock in the display. IS it only me?
     
  15. Jaco Schoeman

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    Nah... You guys know what, I preffer smaller tanks. Personally nothing bigger than a 4 / 5 foot MAX. The problem with such HUGE tanks is that the viewer gets lost in it. There are so many things to look at, that you just end up seeing the biggest things like the fish or the largest corals. You don't see the small little things like baby mushrooms, or a small spunge star, or how a hermit crab is eating for that matter.

    I would rather have 10 little tanks / cubes, where the viewer can focus on a specific look / feel, rather than this huge (with all due respect) chaos.

    I have not dived before, and I can imagine that down there you also have this HUGE space where you don't even know where to look. It's like being at FTV party. Too many options for too little eyes imo.

    And then the 15400W MH bill... I think Eskom will arrest you!!! :thumbup:

    But, to give the credit due, it is impressive...
     
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    Way too much IMO. Unless he specifically wanted the " Rubble Zone " look.
     
  17. Boendoe

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    And 34% rate hike. Lovely

    Jeepers but there is a lot of rock on this setup.
     
  18. tinusb

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    I'll probably get stoned for this, but I think the tank is overrated. Agree 100% with what Jaco Schoeman said - one tends to get lost... and it seems like the more I see these big tanks, the less I like them.
     
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    I tend to agree :lol: :lol: :lol: :thumbup:
     
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    I think its great I could sit and stair for hours.
     
  21. Lowflyer

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    I agree, I don't like the scaping at all, I think two or three rock islands would look awesome in there.
     
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