Jagga's 5 Foot

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  1. jagga

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    HI Guys ,

    Just a few detail and photos on my tank (FOWL for now) I started 5 weeks ago.

    Hardware and filtration
    Tank 1500 x 600x 600
    sump 950 x 450 x 350
    Skimmer Aquaria model APS - 03 - S2900-CI 1200Lt
    750 ML Normal Bio Cubes
    1000 ML Titanium Bio Cubes
    6000ML Seachem Matrix
    SICCE 2000l return pump
    300w jager
    Oddesey 2 x 54 w T5 (globes replaced with ATI's)
    1 X
    Jebao WP-40 13000L Wave Maker

    45 KG Dry Rock seeded with two good peaces of live rock
    4 Hermit
    4 snails
    2 Clowns
    1 Yellow watchmen goby
    2 cleaner shrimp
    1 peppermint shrimp
    1 fire shrimp

    Photo's to follow soon :p



     
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    jagga

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    Day1 Week1 - Week 4

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    jagga

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    Week 4 with plenty of algae....

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    jagga

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    Week 5 algae gone , but my water isn't clear anymore got a white haze to it.
    Started to dose with Seachem Stability again.....

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    Looking very good.

    The white haze should settle eventually. Or else you can check out using ozone through your skimmer to help with that.
     
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    Tank is looking very nice @jagga
     
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  8. Nemeziz_za

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    Nicely done, that skimmer looks like a monster, what model is it?
     
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    jagga

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    thanks for the replies :blush:
    @Nemeziz_za it is a Aquaria model APS - 03 - S2900-CI 1200Lt
     
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    awesome, a good example for simplicity :)

    like the way the rock went from white, to green to awesome
     
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    Hi..are you not worried about the sump base possibly cracking? I always had wood between tanks and stand
     
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    jagga

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    @4age not really , the sump is small and the glass thickness is 10mm
     
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    Very nice bud :thumbup:
     
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    updated pic pls Jagga
     
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    jagga

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    quick pic update , going to rescape and will post some... ;)

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    Looking good! Some nice Coraline growth!
     
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    awesome Jagga. definately going to adopt the advice you gave me, water looks spectacular.

    Still running the 2 T5s?

    Would u mind posting a pic of your sump?
     
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    jagga

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    yep , still running only two t5's.
    will post some pics for you this afternoon..
     
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    updates Jagga?
     
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    Hi Jagga

    I see you back and kinda active on the forum :m106:

    How about an update ???
     
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