My Shallow ReStart

Discussion in 'Medium Tanks' started by CarlosF, 17 Jul 2013.

  1. CarlosF

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    Hi there guys and gals..
    Some of you might remember me from awhile back, as i quite the hobby a few months ago and just couldnt stay away..
    I had an amazing 600l starfire display tank with all the bells and whistles.. I was given a rock of gsp as a gift. This rocked seemed to have had some crappy diseases in i got whitespot,brook and velvet all in one go i lost a few fish and then tried spots and velvets from prodibio it seemed to work but then all my fish just stopped eating after using it..
    At the end of the day i lost 10k worth of fish and it felt terrible. So i decided screw it and sold everything including all my equipment(big mistake)...
    I have the last while been starting over and cant wait for this system to start it will mainly be a sps system as corals are much easier than fish for me lol..
    Tank is a 90x90x35 shallow starfire tank built by The Serious Reefer, stand is 75 high so its a leke top down view and easy to work in...
    Light is a vertex illumina sr360 300mm which i think is a massive overkill as it can depths of 1.5m so will run it on 2% lol..
    In the past i have ran np pellets and they worked really well and as i do not like the Bio Cubes i have decided to go the Zeo route as it will be a sps tank..
    I got a vertex zeo reactor and a bunch of zeo products...
    I am still to aquire the rest of my equipment and hope to be filling up this weekend and starting up soon as i cant wait no longer..
    This tank will also have a very low fish load
    2x platinum clowns
    1x small tang for algae control
    And maybe 2 other small fish
    And all fish will be qaurintined and all corals dipped to prevent any bad luck..
    Carlos
     
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    sounds good. good luck with the new build
     
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    Lols..Addict...I kicked the habit...Enjoy. Looking forward to the updates
     
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    Oh and if you reallly want to prevent bad luck u will QT the corals as well not just dip.
     
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    Good Luck Carlos

    Hi Carlos, All the best with the new build, seen a similar tank at TSR, looks great! Looks like you have learnt from experience. This is good.
     
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    Thanks @ziyaadb i think i would have had more money if i was cocaine addict lol
     
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    Thanks @Markc im really looking forward to this tank more than any other one so far... When im in you are sometime id like to pop in if possible
     
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    Welcome

    Carlos, you are welcome anytime, give me a call, you have my number!
     
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    The big has bitten:whistling:
     
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    It did not happen if theres no photos...
     
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    lols lols lols

    U would be swimming with the fishes if you were:lol:
     
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    Ok so im still need to get the following



    Salt

    Skimmer

    4x vortech mp10s but will buy one one..

    Aragonite

    Plumbing



    Hoping to sort most of it out the weekend..



    Does anyone have a nokia lumia i cant get photos on from site or tapatalk @viper357
     
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    Do you mean you can't upload photo's or you can't view them? If you're using tapatlk then it has a built in function to upload photo's.
     
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    i can view but i cant upload and nowhere on tapatalk can i find a upload button
     
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    Regal angel as a possible fish???
     
  18. CarlosF

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    @SApicoreef id love one but i dont think my tank is big enough because its so shallow. Id like your atlantic tang though haha
     
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    good luck mate... those TSR tanks are awesome, real gem. is the sump also TSR?
     
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    Working on my Android tapatalk, maybe windows phone doesn't allow pic uploads? Can't help you, sorry.
     
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    Tapa works fine on andriod for me to
     
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