Custom rig

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  1. sabigjohn999

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    Hi guys ok so I am deassembling my stand to reweld it and paint it rust proof

    Please advise on the compartment sizes

    Sump

    D 750
    L 980
    W 320

    Tank

    D 800
    L980
    320

    What do u advise to make the sump and tank size that is what i got room for in the stand
     
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    sabigjohn999

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    Finally going marine done with tropical
     
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    I'm not entirely sure I understand your question?

    do you already have the tank and sump? Just asking about the different compartments within the sump?

    Is the tank already drilled and an overflow fitted?
     
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    Sorry english can be bad at times lol

    I have a stand with freshwater tanks on that is roughly the sizes i can play with

    Want to weld it correct and paint it correct then build a custom rig

    Trying to upload pic
     
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    Are you going to use the complete stand? That could be quite nice if you have a refugium attached say in the middle. Or refugium on top so it flows directly in to display in the middle and sump at the bottom.
     
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    Hi yes the idea is to use the entire stand boet my main concern is the sizes I do have 2 tanks 3 foot which overflow into each other that I got from a friend that then runs into a 2 foot sump

    Either use that or build total new tanks
     

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