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Discussion in 'Medium Tanks' started by NickW, 6 Aug 2013.

  1. NickW

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    Hey Guys,

    I suppose this is long overdue, but thought ill start a thread on my tank that has been running since January this year.

    I have had some issues with the tank with GHA, it has subsided quite a lot but there is a little i jsut cant seem to get rid of but i have been running chemi pure elite for the past month or so.

    The tank is 650 x 650 x 500 (h) made from 10mm glass.

    Skimmer: Reef Octopus NW110
    Lighting: Kessil 350W (i think)
    Filtration: Bio Pellets
    Other: Chemi Pure in a reactor

    The stock levels are rather low, only ahve 2 small clownfish, and 2 chromis and a few crabs, shrimps etc.

    Still need to get a cabinet made when i get a chance.

    Pics will follow :)

    Hope to hear your guys comments.
     
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  3. NickW

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    Nice system u got there... like your nennie..
     
  5. MaximusZA

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    awesome system @NickW And really stunning photos :thumbup:! i am sure the pics werent taken with a cell phone camera
     
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    looking awesome! dont starve us with updates ;)
     
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    That is what you call a jam packed sump! Really good looking tank. love the single kessil!
     
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    Really sweet tank. :thumbup:
     
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    Love the color of your anemone. What kessil is that and how do you rate them?
     
  10. NickW

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    Thanks for the comments guys :)

    @2balive , it is the A350W, in my personal oppinion it is a really good product, i actually under estimated the strength of this light so i am rather impressed, the SPS corals are showing good signs of growth and colour under the unit.
     
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    looks great, you have been holding out on us for a long time :lol: but it looks stunning. Very nice pics too.
     
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    Great looking tank man.
     
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    Thanks for the comments guys :)

    Ill try do updates more often ;)
     
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    The tank does look really nice... Now please move the thermometer and magnet cleaner...... Then the tank will look stunning.. Lol
     
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    nice looking cube:thumbup:
     
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    We needs some updates here man.
     
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    nice looking
     
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    Looking awesome:yeahdude:
     
  20. NickW

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    Hey Guys,

    Thought id update the thread, its long overdue.

    Corals in the tank are not doing too great, had an issue while i was away where the alk dropped to 4.5, working to get it back up. No losses yet and corals are recovering :)

    There has been significant coral growth since the last update.

    Will post pics shortly.
     
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