Added over 200# of live rock to my 150 gal

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    opinions on the aquascaping I did have to lean a couple rocks on the back because there is a ton of rock and was running out of ideas what do you think. I picked it up for 50 cents/lb so I got a lot! The same guy is selling me a pretty coool looking frog spawn and a mushroom rock for $50 I am very excited! to say the least its a little merky, but I will try to post some more pics after the coral is added and it clears up.
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    I think your rockwork looks great! Make sure everything is stable and solid -- you don't want any rockslides.
     
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    Yeah I tried to be pretty careful about the sliding that is close to a total of 300# of rock and would definately cause some damage. Thank you biff
     
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    That looks really cool! Im jealous.
     
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    Your setup looks awesome!
     
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    here is an idea of what it looked like before except I got rid of the lunare wrasse, the eel is ok, but has scars on his tail from a puffer fish that bit him, the filtration is completely different, and the lighting is a lot better now
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    great improvement!!\

    whyd you get rid of the lunar wrasse?
     
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    he was way too agressive towards some of my other fish
     
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    It looks great. I like the "cave."
     
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    Looks good.Love that one cave on the bottom.Who was your lunar bothering,i've been considering one.Also what are the dims of your tank?It looks almost square.
     
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    He actually picked on my zebra eel and nipped at his tail as for dims 48x24x31 The Lunare was an alright fish it was super hyper and would swim non stop all day, but was super aggressive towards other fish sometimes as well for food especially.
     
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    Lunar lights are on, but it cleared up and I took a fts probably adding coral on Wednesday so I will take some pics once they are in later this week.
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    The Lion was out, but nobody else so I snapped a shot of him
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    That lion fish pic is fantastic! Tank is looking good.
     
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    Beautiful shot of your Lionfish.
     
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    Definitely a nice shot of the lionfish. That rock wall is sweet. Good work
     
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    my first corals I just put them in the tank the first one is a red mushroom rock and the other two are of my new frogspawn I haven't seen them under the halides yet, but will be posting those later
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    Frogspawn is still one of my favorites.. Tank is looking awesome. Makes me want to do some rock climbing..:mrgreen:
     
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    All of these are after they have been in the tank overnight and as far as I know their first time under halides he had t-5's comments welcome
     
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    Thats some great looking rock work.Those corals are looking good to.
     
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