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Discussion in 'Introduce Yourself' started by Patpare, Oct 30, 2016.

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    Patpare

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    well I would like to say hello to everyone on Living reefs

    I have been in the hobby now for just over 7yrs with different systems from FOWLR,Sea horses,mixed reef and sps dominate.
    I've also used many types of lighting from T-8,Metal Halide,T-5 Ho and LED.

    So this is what I'm running now.

    My tank is a Hagen Marina 36x12x16
    I drilled 3 holes,2 for the overflow (herbie overflow)and 1 for the return
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    My stand was built from lumber collected from a job site I was working at.
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    My light hangers are made from 1/2" electrical conduits.
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    My new overflow wall
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    My sump
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    Equipment
    Lightning:AI sol blue with controller.
    Slimmer:SWC 120 cone skimmer.
    Return pump:Jebao DCT4000.
    Biopellet reactor:TLF 150 reactor.jebao dct 3000 for pump.
    GAC and GFO are in another TLF reactor.
    RKL with:2x pc4 and 1 RKM-SL1.
    S.O.S (skimmer overflow stopper)
    1 Vortech mp10w
    1 JEBAO PP-4 wave maker.
    Bubble magus triple doser
    1x 1.1ml per minute Brs doser
    6 stage 75gpd RO/DI:1 sediment,2x carbon,2x DI resin.
    Salt:started off using Instant Ocean Reef Crystals and now I'm using Aquaforest Reef Salt.

    That's all the time I have today for my Intro.
    Here's a look at 6 months ago
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    Becky Administrator

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    Hello and welcome to the forum! Great to have you here :) That's a nice looking set up you've got!
     
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    SantaMonicaHelp

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    Hi Patpare,

    Welcome to the forum :)
    Nice work!
    What plans do you have for the future?

    Zhenya
     
    SantaMonicaHelp, Feb 14, 2017
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