Flohs Tank

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  1. floh

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    Hi guys,

    its been awhile since ive posted pics, so here is an update on my tank! Its about 6month now and ill post some before and after pics. Excuse the first few pics, camera was misbehaving :p



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    Aquascaping:

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    Fish and Corals:

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    The Cabinet:

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    The Sump:

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    And finally 6 months later:

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    Still a young system, but it is slowly but surely getting there :) and

    "Proudly Eco-Aquatics" ;)
     
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  3. leslie hempel

    leslie hempel Moderator MASA Contributor

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    lookings seriously cool dude.. dig the cabinet .....
     
  4. ben lloyd

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    Well floh you set the standard so you got no excuse to get my tank looking like yours.
     
  5. IMarine

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    Looking good
     
  6. jacquesb

    jacquesb Retired Moderator

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    WOW! Nice! Thanks for sharing! I like.... this tank now just needs to become mature ;-)
     
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    floh

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    yea, i agree, give it abit more time and it should turn out really nice :)

    And ben, we can set this tank as a bench mark for yours ;)
     
  8. lanzo

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    finnaly we get to see your tank.

    very nice system you got running man.
    i dig your blastamosa
     
  9. Mekaeel

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    looking great Floh :) looks better in reality though ;)
     
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    floh

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    hehe, always looks better in real life. Will try get a proper shot. :)
     
  11. Mike

    Mike Retired Moderator

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    Looks good so far, keep us posted.
     
  12. ben lloyd

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    yes thanks floh and will your on line see if you can get me an refractometer
    thanks.
     
  13. geoffrey

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    nice floh. try turning your flash off when taking pics, shots come out a-lot better. also dig the cabinet!!
     
  14. crispin

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    looking great there mate:) and so nice to see you posting it up, thanks for sharing:)

    you did a great job with the wood work and the tank itself does look brilliant:) well done
     
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    floh

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    will try without flash but those pics i took with my old camera. Got a new one since and it takes pretty good pics :) But thx for tip

    Thanks for all the positive feedback. Much appreciated. Will keep you posted.
     
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    Cool Tank, the Yellow wrasse is one of my favourite wrasses, just behind the 6-Line :)
     
  17. ziyaadb

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    fantastic
     
  18. Andreas

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    setup looks very cool Floh!:p what equipment are you running there
     
  19. Tobes

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    A Beautiful place!
    And to think I helped to lift and move the tank when it was empty :) - doesn't feel that long ago :p

    Mekaeel is right, looks brilliant in real life - beautiful tank that!! Keep it up Floh, great job :thumbup:
     
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    floh

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    hehe ya tobes, without you we wouldnt have gotten it there :p Iam using reeftek equipment along with Seio's. Keepign everything Simple and effective.
    Skimmer DNW 250, Kalkstirrer, Temp Controller and 4 m1500 on controllers. :)
     

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