Drk new 1.5 m tank

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  1. Drk

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    Finally got my 1.5 meter tank from Chris and is up and running 1 week now.
     
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  3. Jaak

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    Dude, were's the pics??
     
  4. Drk

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    Will load tomorrow lights off already don't want to wake up the fish :)

    camera's battry flat busy charging
     
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    Hahahaha you know thats a very bad excuss hahaha kidding
    Get those batteries charged!!!!
     
  6. Drk

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    Okay here is a few pics.
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  7. Annoying

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    Tank looks great, what skimmer are you running?
     
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    Looking good. Whats your background made of?
     
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    looks nice, some pix will b good ;)
     
  10. Drk

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    ViaAqua INsump Skimmer sk-388nw 250 gal
     
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    Cement layer with crushed coral and a few pieces of liverock and shells. did not do it my self but a guy in nelspruit did it.
     
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    Was it the guy from fins and feathers?
     
  13. Drk

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    I bought it from Chris in Middelburg he said the tank come from nelpruit so i think it is Theo (fins and Feathers) who done it. it looks like his style.
     
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    nice buddy, did you get the tank already running?
     
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    No move all my stuff from the old one to the new one
     
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    The system is now running for almost 3 weeks green algea not that much and system seem to settle now.

    Going to do a water change tomorrow night.

    and put dsb in the bottom next to my sump.

    what do i need for this sand and ........?
     
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    Tank looks nice...
     
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    Looking very good Drk, are you running the skimmer AND the fan?
     
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    Skimmer what FAN?
     
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    Looks nice, cant wait for my tank :D
     
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    Got my two wave makers in now need to clean of all the green algea of the rock must say much less than before. will post pic tommorrow.
     
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