system

Discussion in 'New Members' started by koikoi, 29 Sep 2009.

  1. koikoi

    koikoi

    Joined:
    21 Aug 2009
    Posts:
    38
    Likes Received:
    0
    Hello all


    I started my new tank about 8 months ago, it has been a slow process, but all is going well

    This pic was taken about 2 months ago, system then has 4 t5 24 watt , sump filter with skimmer etc etc
     
  2. AdS Guest




    to hide all adverts.
  3. clinton stanford

    clinton stanford

    Joined:
    11 Mar 2009
    Posts:
    2,210
    Likes Received:
    4
    Location:
    East London
    welcome to masa Koikoi:) your pick did not come out.maybe try upload it again;)
     
  4. leslie hempel

    leslie hempel Moderator MASA Contributor

    Joined:
    7 May 2007
    Posts:
    14,533
    Likes Received:
    281
    Location:
    Gonubie East London
    welcome eager to see ...
     
  5. Tony

    Tony

    Joined:
    23 Aug 2008
    Posts:
    4,093
    Likes Received:
    68
    Location:
    Honeydew, Johannesburg
    Welcome to MASA. Start a new thread with your full tank pics so we can perve
     
  6. koikoi

    koikoi Thread Starter

    Joined:
    21 Aug 2009
    Posts:
    38
    Likes Received:
    0
    trying to load a pic , original pic size is over 10 meg , then I made it 1.2 meg , but it is still to big ,,, going to have to compress even more
     
  7. koikoi

    koikoi Thread Starter

    Joined:
    21 Aug 2009
    Posts:
    38
    Likes Received:
    0
    picture of tank 6 months ago

    Here is a pic of the tank about 6 months ago , I have waited for the system to mature before I added more corals to the system , will post more pics of what the systems looks like now
     
  8. koikoi

    koikoi Thread Starter

    Joined:
    21 Aug 2009
    Posts:
    38
    Likes Received:
    0
    [​IMG]
     
  9. riyadhessa

    riyadhessa

    Joined:
    21 Nov 2007
    Posts:
    3,370
    Likes Received:
    9
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Welcome to MASA...
     
  10. Junz

    Junz

    Joined:
    19 Dec 2008
    Posts:
    899
    Likes Received:
    2
    Location:
    Rustenburg
    looks good man! like the angel
     
  11. Annoying

    Annoying

    Joined:
    14 Jun 2009
    Posts:
    2,107
    Likes Received:
    23
    Location:
    Port Elizabeth
    Tank is looking good any specs?
     
  12. koikoi

    koikoi Thread Starter

    Joined:
    21 Aug 2009
    Posts:
    38
    Likes Received:
    0
    angel

    yea i have had the angel for approx 9 years , she was from my old 5 foot tank,,, I have recently given her to a friend she was making me mad!! she would peck at my corals and was fighting with my Tang
     
  13. koikoi

    koikoi Thread Starter

    Joined:
    21 Aug 2009
    Posts:
    38
    Likes Received:
    0

    specs as follows

    2 x 39 watt t5 10k , 2 x 24 watt t5 blue , 1 x 150 METAL HALIDE 1400K , Ehiem canister filter , sump with Reeftek skimmer , ph probe , home made carbon filter , ozone, etc etc

    tank is approx 350 liters ( sump included ) vortech mp 40 pump for circualtion
     
  14. koikoi

    koikoi Thread Starter

    Joined:
    21 Aug 2009
    Posts:
    38
    Likes Received:
    0
    [​IMG]
     
  15. Hermanus

    Hermanus

    Joined:
    16 Apr 2009
    Posts:
    679
    Likes Received:
    7
    Location:
    Harrismith
    Tank looks very good! Like the Rock work looks natural,
     
  16. koikoi

    koikoi Thread Starter

    Joined:
    21 Aug 2009
    Posts:
    38
    Likes Received:
    0
    here is a pic taken yesterday , I waited approx 6 months before adding in more rock , fish and coral , still got to do a bit more work on it but will wait a few more weeks
     
  17. inflames

    inflames

    Joined:
    29 Oct 2008
    Posts:
    923
    Likes Received:
    9
    Location:
    Randparkridge (Johannesburg)
    Great looking tank!! How about a list of coral and livestock, as well as maintenance regime?!?!?!
     
  18. koikoi

    koikoi Thread Starter

    Joined:
    21 Aug 2009
    Posts:
    38
    Likes Received:
    0

    i will post some pics of the individual corals


    I do a 25 liter water change once a week, I add additives everyday list below, I dont add all the aditives at once every day but split it over a week

    Britwell

    liquid reef
    calcium
    replenish
    iodion
    reff code a
    reef code b
    reef snow
    zoo plancton s and l
    strontion

    KENT

    Zooplex
    chromoplex
    phytoplex
    phtoplex
     
  19. koikoi

    koikoi Thread Starter

    Joined:
    21 Aug 2009
    Posts:
    38
    Likes Received:
    0
    [​IMG]


    here is pic of the bubble
     
  20. koikoi

    koikoi Thread Starter

    Joined:
    21 Aug 2009
    Posts:
    38
    Likes Received:
    0
    [​IMG]

    XENIA CORAL
     
  21. koikoi

    koikoi Thread Starter

    Joined:
    21 Aug 2009
    Posts:
    38
    Likes Received:
    0
    More Xenia
     
Recent Posts

Loading...
Similar Threads - system Forum Date
[wtd] Full system Wanted 7 Nov 2016
Featured System - November 2016 - Gil Featured Tanks - TOTM 31 Oct 2016
NEW Korallen Zucht Coral System Jungle Aquatics 28 Aug 2016
New shipping/QT system dedicated to customers Pet Stop SA 26 Jul 2016
Purcahsed a used system and some ids needed please ID Needed 16 Jul 2016
ZEOvit System for Corals from Korallen-Zucht JungleAquatics.NET BLOG 1 Jul 2016
Red Sea Reefer Systems JungleAquatics.NET BLOG 30 Jun 2016