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  1. Jinx

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    Nice !!!!!!
     
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    Thank you
     
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    Sjoe dit lyk stunning,jy moet nog 'n draai kom maak.
     
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    Dankie Chris,ja ne ek sal so maak.Hoe lyk dinge nou met jou tank?
     
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    Wow , really beautiful

    Please post details - size, specs etc
     
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    oh and the engine room :lol:
     
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    Thanks, o.k Ill take a pic of the filtration system as soon as I'm at home again
     
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    cool thanks. intereted to know how you keep your water so clear snd what lights you're using?
     
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    I do a 10 to 5 percent water change every week.If also use a 200 micron filter sock which I think helps a lot.I'm also making use of a uv light.Skimmer is a reef octopus 3000int...filtration bio balls reactor/ozone sometimes if the redox requires me to use ozone.Then Im having orca cubes in a reactor.

    Lights would be 4x t5 54w, 2x actinic and 2x 12000k bulbs

    For calcium and alk levels Im using a calsium reactor.
     
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    Thanks for the info

    Does your hood not get hot inside - running fans?

    I have the same style 5ft tank that I am now converting to marine - just wondering about the heat...

    Am going to go 6 T5 54w...
     
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    If got fans at the back, without the fans it does get very hot inside the hood.Six lights would work well :thumbup:
     
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    Cool thanks...


    When u have a moment, dont forget about the engine room pics :m01:
     
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    Nice
     
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    Stunning tank!!! Great job.
     
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    Thank you guys
     
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