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Old 10-06-2005, 10:52 PM
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Hmmm I woulda put the sump in before you started filling the tank but that isn't an option anymore. Hmmmm looking good there though....soon enough your gonna have one of the baddest reefs
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Old 10-06-2005, 11:17 PM
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There is only 5 gallons of water in there right now, my bro and I can lift the tank ez, we're just gonna go wit a 20 long for now as a sump cause we can get it in there ez.
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Old 10-07-2005, 04:05 PM
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Nice setup.. I really want to upgrade my tank to 90 gal.. That way I don't have to rebuild a stand as they have the same base lengh.

Its gonna be up and running pretty soon.
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Old 10-09-2005, 06:03 PM
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ok guys, this weekend my house was a sweatshop to get this tank up and running. . .here are some pics
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Old 10-09-2005, 06:05 PM
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Here is a pic of the tank all fogged up
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90 Gallon AGA RR, 2 250 Watt MH 10K w/ 2 110Watt Super Actinic VHO 20 gallon sump, 10 gallon refugium w/ DSB in fuge and main tank, Tunze 6060, Seio 1500 , Deltec APF 600

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356 Gallon Peninsula Tank (76*36*30)
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Old 10-09-2005, 06:09 PM
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Here is a pic of my dads expertise on the hood.
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90 Gallon AGA RR, 2 250 Watt MH 10K w/ 2 110Watt Super Actinic VHO 20 gallon sump, 10 gallon refugium w/ DSB in fuge and main tank, Tunze 6060, Seio 1500 , Deltec APF 600

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356 Gallon Peninsula Tank (76*36*30)
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Old 10-09-2005, 06:11 PM
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And here are a few pics of the finished product, I am not fully content with the aquascaping, but I think I might be happy after the water settles down. . .tell me what you guys think?
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90 Gallon AGA RR, 2 250 Watt MH 10K w/ 2 110Watt Super Actinic VHO 20 gallon sump, 10 gallon refugium w/ DSB in fuge and main tank, Tunze 6060, Seio 1500 , Deltec APF 600

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Old 10-09-2005, 06:50 PM
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Looks sexy to me homie. Everything looks to be really happy in there. You know the fish are loving the extra room.
-Kris
PS. If thats your dad, your dad and my dad look really similar
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Old 10-09-2005, 07:14 PM
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hey Jawwad ,,nice tank ,looking good ,,,i hve a 90 as well ,and 140 or more lbs of live sand and no probs here with sand blowing all over the place ,and i have 100 sand sifting snails ,100 red legged hermit crabs and 40 blue ones ,tank is clear as spring water ,,,buti put 200 + lbs of live rock ,
good luck on the new tank ,
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Old 10-09-2005, 07:28 PM
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lookin good. I like how the rock is mostly on one side.

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