Butcherman's 4ft Mix Reef

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  1. butcherman

    butcherman Moderator MASA Contributor

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    So I woke up one morning and this had magically teleported on my door step.
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    Actually I was lucky enough to strike up a deal with @dallasg that involves elves but we won't go there...

    The Tank specs are 1200mm x 800mm x 500mm 12mm glass and 2 sides starfire. It has a skinny overflow.

    It will need some elow grease but I see some potential here!

    Powering this tanks Filtration will be a Bubble Mangus Curve 9 skimmer
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  3. the fish

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    nice man. tagging along for the setup:peroni:
     
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    Nice. Please don't fill it with boring sticks :p Lots of softies and LPS. :D
     
  5. butcherman

    butcherman Thread Starter Moderator MASA Contributor

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    Did you miss the heading :tt2: I plan to keep a mixture, sps will not dominate by any means.
     
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    Nice! Nice skimmer as well :thumbup:
     
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    yup and we have loads of softies dont we :)
     
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    butcherman Thread Starter Moderator MASA Contributor

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    1 or 2 :whistling: and prodibio too!
     
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    @butcherman! Sorry bru, again I missed this one! To busy speaking rubbish on other threads!:blush:
    Love that skimmer, only a heterosexual man could've invented that thing (so curvaceous, like Beyonce), maybe it was the camel man?:biggrin:
     
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    Tagging along for this - that tank almost graced my man cave. Show a noob how it's done.
     
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    dallasg Moderator MASA Contributor

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    wasnt that tank :)
    it was my 2m :)
     
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    Tagging. I'll bet she cleans up nice.:thumbup:
     
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    It was only gonna be the sump until you let slip about the 2m. I got greedy for size and it cost me big time! :blush:
     
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    love the dimentions, you using nopox?
     
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    Tagging along for this build...
    You again building a DIY led unit? Should be interesting...
     
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    butcherman Thread Starter Moderator MASA Contributor

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    The bottle is red sea B supplement
     
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    butcherman Thread Starter Moderator MASA Contributor

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    The tank is rimless, so I'll make a hanging kit for my current diy leds and add if I have to.
     
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    Nice looking tank mate :thumbup:

    The best is the third pic down from the top of your skimmer. Anyone else notice the "DING" of light. A photo of something perfect always has a "DING" of light flashing in it :p
     
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    butcherman Thread Starter Moderator MASA Contributor

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    I cant wait to transfer my current tank to this one, just need to find some 15mm polystyrene sheets.
     
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    going to builders on my way home, if i get, i will be knocking on your door
     
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    butcherman Thread Starter Moderator MASA Contributor

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    I will be home. Maizey's have but will be closed till next week
     
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