Nano in progress...

Discussion in 'Nano Tanks' started by saaid, 14 May 2012.

  1. saaid

    saaid

    Joined:
    20 Dec 2010
    Posts:
    735
    Likes Received:
    22
    Location:
    P.E
    I bought this Jebo in Mosselbay last year and finally decided to do something with it. I drilled a 20mm outlet and added a 6lt "filter sump" to it which has some Matrix and LR rubble in it together with a Boyu WG428 skimmer. The standard top filter I replaced with Purigen,Carbon and PhosXtrax. The light I also changed to a PL24w (white blue combo) and need to just add a mini waver in there. Livestock,sixline wrasse and maroon clowns.

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]
     
  2. AdS Guest




    to hide all adverts.
  3. Mc

    Mc

    Joined:
    8 Jun 2011
    Posts:
    2,650
    Likes Received:
    38
    Location:
    Benoni
    Nice little tank.;)
     
  4. 2balive

    2balive

    Joined:
    6 May 2007
    Posts:
    2,179
    Likes Received:
    39
    Location:
    Camps Bay, Cape Town
    Looking good, also had one of these for my fist tank, but impressed that you have managed to add a sump, show us pics of the plumbing?
     
  5. mandarinman

    mandarinman

    Joined:
    18 Oct 2007
    Posts:
    6,377
    Likes Received:
    70
    Location:
    capetown,durbanville
    wow! pretty unique rock layout. if i could make a suggestion it would be to get rid of that caluerpa.
     
  6. saaid

    saaid Thread Starter

    Joined:
    20 Dec 2010
    Posts:
    735
    Likes Received:
    22
    Location:
    P.E
    thanks Guys,

    It was a pretty simple job. Only the drilling of the hole bothered me as the glass is pretty thin but worked out well. As it stands now I can remove it as it was a tester so to speak. I want to attach it to the back panel but I'm lazy now. Will post a pic tonight.

    The Caluerpa came on that rock, however I did remove it a few days later. The rock layout, well it's one big one at the back and the corals I broke up as it came on one of those Zao gardens (multi coral rock).
     
  7. JsPLAYn

    JsPLAYn

    Joined:
    20 Nov 2010
    Posts:
    1,891
    Likes Received:
    30
    Location:
    cape town
    any pics of your lights and how you did the upgrade??? i have same tank and all that stopping me is the fact that the standard lights are too weak for corals and yellow enough to grow algae like crazy
     
  8. saaid

    saaid Thread Starter

    Joined:
    20 Dec 2010
    Posts:
    735
    Likes Received:
    22
    Location:
    P.E
    No problem, will take the pics tonight.
     
Recent Posts

Loading...
Similar Threads - Nano progress Forum Date
New Acrylic Nano Nano Tanks 28 Oct 2016
Nano Dewd Nano Tanks 28 Oct 2016
[wtd] Ogles Mesoscope or Nanoscope Wanted 10 Oct 2016
Nathan's AMW37 Nano Nano Tanks 4 Oct 2016
Herbivore for Nano Tanks General Discussions and Advice 19 Sep 2016
My first Nano reef tank Nano Tanks 18 Sep 2016
Red Sea Reefer Nano Update JungleAquatics.NET BLOG 13 Sep 2016