uShaka - The back stage tour!

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  1. Andreas

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    Thanks for organising the event Alan.It was really cool.The setup is amazing and the size is unreal:p

    Everyone was going nuts with their cameras but I'll post some of my pics:)

    Enjoy!

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    Stuart was left behind for obvious reasons:p
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    Guess what this is:pOne of about 30???
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    Just look a Stuart face.He must be wondering who he can harass for some livestock:whistling:
     
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    There's a couple of these around
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    We had to pull him by the ears to get him away from this piece of acrylic

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    Slightly bigger one:p
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    Here's the crew
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    One of the coral tanks.
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    Feeding frency.Just look at the powder blue.Who said that they are white spot magnets:whistling:
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    i knew you were gonna aim somethin at me with that sign. it was an awesome experience and quite a lot of interesting stuff back there;)
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    Hi All

    We had an awesome tour of the aquarium "behind the scenes"

    Thanks to all that mad it possible!

    Pictures to follow!
     
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    The Crew

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    Live well for transporting caught fish

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    Autopsy room - Scubaninja almost landed up in here:lol:

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    Brett taking a pic of the huge skate in QT, it was about 2.5m wide!

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    More of the QT room

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    The Decompression chamber for fish that are caught in deep water, smaller one off to the right hand side

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    1 of the 4 (I think) pump rooms.... More pumps than a prostitute could ever want:lol:

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    Some more plumbing.... and thats not 32mm piping, it's more like 32" (inch)

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    Not your average return pump!

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    Preshan standing next to one of the many filters

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    Me with my new skimmer :whistling:

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    Now thats a skimmer cup, they use a crain to remove it for maintenance

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    One of the awesome coral tanks:p

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    The top of the main coral tank, it has 13x 400w Mh all on timers to simulate dusk and dawn! Some serious lighting:p

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    Nice top down, sorry, couldn't stick the lens of the camera in, it was borrowed!

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    Some serious coraline algae growth, looked like a monti:thumbup:

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    And no white spot!

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    Dave, check to see if he can get a job!
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    haha great photos! was so awsome. really enjoyed it! some eye opening stuff!
     
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    Thanks for the awsome time guys!
    lighty, where's the pic of Alan? :p
     
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    Is there anything that Scuba didn't hug? I hope he was searched when he left the building.:p
     
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