Andres 185l drop off reef tank

Discussion in 'Medium Tanks' started by jnrreefhobbyist, 27 Nov 2014.

  1. jnrreefhobbyist

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    Hi. this is my first post on MASA and Ill show you my build process and what Ive done to the tank. I started building the tank in the school holidays in June.
    I built the tank out of 10mm acrylic.
     
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    This sounds cool!

    Please share!

    Welcome to MASA!
     
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    bonding the acrylic

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    Looking good so far - can't wait to see the rest of the build.
     
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    starting with plumbing

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    i spent a few hours building this sump out of an old old aquarium and some extra acrylic i had :thumbup:[​IMG]

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    this was about a weeks worth of work from 7 till 7:m23:[​IMG]

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    new tank with my old tanks water and liverock [​IMG]
     
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    Nice! Not too many tanks built out of acrylic:m106:
    Looking forward to the progress.
     
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    this is what my tank looked like in July :whistling:

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    Something different!

    Well Done :m106:
     
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    Adding some things

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    i went out and bought a UV sterilizer because i have a small algae problem and my flame angel has ich. I am medicating the fish and i decided to give the sterilizer a try.:m14:

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    a pic of my overflow that i couldn't post earlier and some of my corals. i got some free frags from a friend:thumbup:

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    the last picture here. the coral surrounded by red smile algae. could someone please tell me what it is?
     
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    this is one of the nicest anemones Ive ever had:m106:

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    i found one monster of a bristle worm last night.:m85:

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    WOW!!!!!
     
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