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Discussion in 'Supersized Tanks' started by THE ANIMAL, 15 Jun 2009.

  1. THE ANIMAL

    THE ANIMAL

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    Yes: after sum long planing I eventually started to change my holle system.
    first I dit my sump, so one day I went on a busnes trip to P.E and we collected some seasand for my sump. Back home took out all the LR.

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    Then in with the sand for the DSB. Work throughout the night. All look kool.
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    Then a loud noise and yes one of the supports broke. All the sand went through to the return pump, and in to my display tank not nice.

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    So I hade to do it over agen. Now I went down to Sean at R-bay and got me some
    miracle mud. Put in a 100mm mud and 100mm seasand.
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    from the side
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    and here are the before pics

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    I think it is a better step up.What do you think? :Tomorrow I will put up my tank!!!
     
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    THE ANIMAL

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    Is now one going to have any comment or advise on my sump???
     
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    Excellent, all the guys are asleep....LoL. Nice to see you back up again. Btw, my sump is still running :lol:
     
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    Now everyone is sleeping;) - Your sump is looking great man! Kudo's to you for working so hard - I'm also on a Sump Revamp - busy with 2 x 1mx0.5m sumps hope can get it right as really is the heart of a system!
     
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    Very nice, that is a huge ass sump!!! :thumbup:
     
  7. Tony

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    Nice improvement
     
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    THE ANIMAL

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    Thanks Guys for those that replyed. It was important to know if it is an inprovement.
    Tomorrow I will put up my tanks revamp.
     
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    Your tank's sump is looking GREAT Animal! AWESOME sized DSB there, mate! And a nice amount of live rock in your tank's sump!
     
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    You are giving me some idea's of where I want my sump to be one day:)!
    Looking great there...
     
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    ANIMAL your sump is looking great specially with all that live rock in it...
     

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