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Old 10-31-2018, 12:58 PM
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Nice! I look forward to seeing photos of it once complete!
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Old 11-05-2018, 02:00 PM
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Made some progress and my contractor finish the front of the tank and sunroom side of the tank, this weekend was beautiful and sunny and I was able to wash my rocks and separate out shelves, large pieces and small pieces of rock and separate out tonga branches which I want to use to elevate the rock structure so I don't loose the flow and don't accumulate detritus on the bottom of the tank, here are some of the pictures of the finished front and back of the tank and my rock, I think this should be enough for display and rest will go in the sump..
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Old 11-05-2018, 02:20 PM
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awesome!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Old 11-05-2018, 03:59 PM
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Hi, tank is beautiful. Something to consider. I did the same thing to my 220. Essentially built into the wall like a picture frame. I do have a fish room behind the tank. However, while not impossible, it is difficult to clean and move things around in front of the tank. Before it is too late, you may want to think of an access panel in the front.
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Old 11-05-2018, 04:16 PM
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Looks awesome. Don’t forget to paint the ceiling before you fill it if that is what you decided. Lol.


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Old 11-05-2018, 04:25 PM
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Hi, tank is beautiful. Something to consider. I did the same thing to my 220. Essentially built into the wall like a picture frame. I do have a fish room behind the tank. However, while not impossible, it is difficult to clean and move things around in front of the tank. Before it is too late, you may want to think of an access panel in the front.


I had the little slot on the top but it was not enough so I decided to close it, I know it is going to be challenging but I have to deal with it, I love the front finished look, I can always access the tank from the side panel side which is wide open ....
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Old 11-05-2018, 04:28 PM
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Looks awesome. Don’t forget to paint the ceiling before you fill it if that is what you decided. Lol.


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I have decided to keep it as it is, I am hoping that it will reflect some of the light back In the tank, but I will seal it with clear coat of the paint...
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Old 11-05-2018, 07:25 PM
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How about overflow, what u decide ?
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Old 11-05-2018, 09:23 PM
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Is the aluminum frame also painted over with white? Looks good so far.
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Old 11-06-2018, 09:36 AM
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How about overflow, what u decide ?


Hello Vio, there is overflow built in the tank which is 12" x 24"x 1.5" and three 1.5" holes for drain pipes that will come down in the filter sock box that is being custom built, I will post pictures when I get the box.
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