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|11-28-2011, 05:24 PM|| |
Join Date: Jun 2009
Tha 150 is in tha building !!!!
My 150 build and tank thread
I been wanting big mix reef for some time now but there were issue that I could not put one up I broke down my 65 back in jan knowning that was not the end of my reefing journey few months went by and I was board so i put up a nice little nano system and started thinking about the beast I had a 100g rimless idea floating around and I was having few issue with gha in my nano so I pick up a juvi yellow tang from my hommie will and he gave me 3 big snail and every day i have to put one if not all three snail back in the tank plus I had two fish jump on me so had to trash the whole rimless idea so now am just looking for a big tank I was looking at 120 tech series and a 150 deep blue both didn't work out few days go by and I saw a 150 again and few pms and a few calls and it was set up . a crazy ride to wantagh on thanksgiving eve with few tickets and the tank was mine it wasn't new but I got the tank + light + stand similar in price the stand didnt fit the spot I am putting the tank in so I took it apart and rebuild it am a carpenter/plumber I going to put up a nice mix reef in the bx jn the upcoming year
|11-28-2011, 06:10 PM|| |
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Flushing Queens 168st Northern blvd
Reefer Ratings: (27 (100%)
nice bro cant wait to see this to the end ill be joining ride
Haters dont really hate you, they hate themselves; because youre a reflection of what they wish to be. GFYM
|11-28-2011, 06:18 PM|| |
Two Decade Club
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Franklin Square, NY
Reefer Ratings: (40 (100%)
Looking good so far..good luck with the build and keep the pics coming.
February 2011 TOTM
170 gal reef, 90 gal fuge, 65 gal sump,20 gal frag/nano, 250 Radiums on Hamilton M80 HQIs, T5 actinics, MRC-2 Cal reactor, Vertex in280 skimmer, Reeflo return pump
|11-29-2011, 08:43 AM|| |
Join Date: Jun 2009
Thanks Will yea son the beast is coming
Rbtwo4 thanks bro I don't know were the end will be but I know ill have a lot of animals in it
Mike ny thanks bro ill try put up picks on a normal I am just always bizzy so u know
|11-29-2011, 09:44 AM|| |
PADI Dive Inst
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: New York
Reefer Ratings: (30 (100%)
Just bought the same tank and was planning a stand very similar.
What sump configuration are you going with?
Are you supporting underneath with anything?
My tank thread
iPhone YouTube videos
Is it centrifugal or centripetal force?
Last edited by Imbarrie; 11-29-2011 at 09:47 AM..
|11-29-2011, 10:29 AM|| |
Join Date: Jun 2009
Noelskii the tank is staying there I have exactly 8"from the top of the tank to were the light is am staying with my outer orbit and build led around it
Imbarrie I think u got the other tank I was trying to get .. the sump I don't know yet I might build a 40 breeder into a sump and no i will not be doing no underneath support the stand as is support the tank I just have build some doors
Howze its a 150 I wanted a short tank its 48L/24w/30h
|11-29-2011, 10:43 AM|| |
Join Date: Mar 2007
when u have the light mounted, you're only gonna have a few inches to work with. it's gonna be tough if you have big pieces of rocks.. anyway, tank looks good! more pics!
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