Reefkeeping OCD

Discussion in 'Full Tank Photo's' started by viper357, 29 May 2016.

  1. viper357

    viper357 Admin MASA Contributor

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    Came across this pic on Facebook and was impressed by the cleanliness and neatness of the setup under the tank. Who else keeps their systems this neat? Post a pic, let's see your smart sumps. :)

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    Incredible, really neat:thumbup1:. Mine is the exact opposite:whistling:, hate working under the cabinet hence my plans of going a remote sump.
     
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    I will achieve this level of neatness one day...when I have the time/money/permanent residency lol
     
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    @AeroEng setup also fits this bill.
     
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    That's the exact picture that gave me the idea for my setup. I don't have any wires in my way. All neat in trunking on the wall behind the sump.[​IMG]
     
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    these setups are super neat, however I cannot imagine how one would go about a simple pump service on the skimmer pump/return pump etc, must be nightmarish, looks real neat tho.
     
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    Well, definitely not my system.

    The one time I did spend all day to neaten up everything, all wires tied up and tucked away. Very neat. Just to struggle to take out one heater wire a couple of days later.
     
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    We want to see more:slayer:
     
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    Can we have a thread for the opposite.... i think I stand a cance of scaring people or at the least having a health and safety rep from the reefing police come give me a warning.
     
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    lol, we should have a competition for the worst wiring job on a reef tank, pretty sure a lot of us will have a chance at winning that one. :lol:
     
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    I will definitely win!
     
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    :w00t:Doubt it.... amd we should have one for the most wires and pumps hanging in a tank... up to eight in my 1m tank now:whistling:
     
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    You underestimate my lack of wiring abilities.
    Should we include salt creep in this competition?
     
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    One time, long long ago, I had my cables all nicely tied up, out of the way, super neat. Lasted less than a week before I had to remove something.
     
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    Was it really a week?
    How about posting pics of your spares cupboard? We all have a box of old stuff that we keeping incase one day we may need it. I know I have old bulbs, ballasts, old bits of wire, broken pumps...
     
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    Only one box? Try three!
     
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    I never said how big the box is. I have a whole cupboard of stuff, and thats not including the random tanks, dry rock, and spare piping in the garage.
    Need to start a thread but who would be willing to own up to their hoarding?
     

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