Go big or flood your house

Discussion in 'Tale of the Tank' started by Jeremy Brito, Jan 11, 2018 at 3:36 AM.

  1. Jeremy Brito

    Jeremy Brito Well-Known Member NJRC Member

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    So lets try this again with a brand,new build.
    The tank: 90 gallon OcEaniC bow front
    The system: Bubble Magus skimmer, Proflex sump
    Bought,new tank... Moved the,beast extreme oh carefully to my,house tank is,heavy and massive.

    Added the sand bed and,60 gallons of,freshly made water, the remaining 30 will be added to the system tomorrow from the water used and,saved from the previous,tank
     
  2. Stan

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    pics or it didn't happen !!! lol. Perfect size tank.
     
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  3. Jeremy Brito

    Jeremy Brito Well-Known Member NJRC Member

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    So today the water rest of the rock fish and coral went into the tank... Whipeing sweat off my brow that I got it done 0111181426.jpg 0111181426c.jpg I will post better pictures when the tank settles
     
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  4. Raffle King

    Raffle King Officer Emeritus Officer Emeritus NJRC Member

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    How much rock do you have in there it doesnt look like much
     
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    Jeremy Brito Well-Known Member NJRC Member

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    erics210 Active Member NJRC Member

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    He went from a 72 to a 90, sure he could use more. Baby stps...
     
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  7. Jeremy Brito

    Jeremy Brito Well-Known Member NJRC Member

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    Lol to be honest o went from 10 to a 40 to a 72 to a 90.. I had everything set for a72 I got lucky and found a 90 bow front for a good deal
     
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    Jeremy Brito Well-Known Member NJRC Member

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    I sware its like looking at a big flat screen tv with only one channel and no commercial breaks ! Best tv ever
     
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    Jeremy Brito Well-Known Member NJRC Member

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    Now I may actually feel confident enough to host a meeting when the tank starts going good lol
     
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    Good luck!!!!
     
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  11. Jeremy Brito

    Jeremy Brito Well-Known Member NJRC Member

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    Now I gotta start looking for some lighting .. But I spent that money on a tank so bargain hunting begins
     
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    You could add bio plates to your sump if you don't wanna add more LR
     
  13. trio91

    trio91 Director at Large Board of Directors NJRC Member

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    Could go T5's for a cheap fixture and solid coverage....or a few chinese black box led's
     
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    Marsaqua is always a good chinese black box from Ebay. Definitely gets the trick done if you're looking for budget lighting.
     
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    Mrx7899x Active Member NJRC Member

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    You could always throw in some Marine pure blocks to help with the filtration. I II second T5s pick up a cheap fixture put in some ATI bulbs and you're good to go
     
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    +1 on that. I swear by those things now.
     

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