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 Post subject: ksmken's tank
PostPosted: Mon Oct 24, 2011 8:40 pm 
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Hey there, here's how I spent most of my labour weekend...

From this..

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to this...

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:D
still running off the fish room atm, will break it all down asap and move all the equipment under the new stand.
also have to close it all in...
Still a long way to go but we'll get there.



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 Post subject: Re: ksmken's tank
PostPosted: Mon Oct 24, 2011 8:47 pm 
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Nice !!!! Will have to come see it ......... :clap:


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 Post subject: Re: ksmken's tank
PostPosted: Mon Oct 24, 2011 9:13 pm 
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sure thing brendon, will flick ya a txt...


Tank is 2500 x 600 x 600
sump is 900 x 600 x 500
skimmers are deltec ap851 and bm nac7
bm dosing pump
lighting is maxspect led.



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 Post subject: Re: ksmken's tank
PostPosted: Mon Oct 24, 2011 9:50 pm 
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WOW :clap: :clap:

Stunning, would love to see some more pics, closeups

Nice work


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 Post subject: Re: ksmken's tank
PostPosted: Tue Oct 25, 2011 8:17 am 
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That is a major labour weekend task :excl:
Looking good :cool:
Keep us updated on your progress


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 Post subject: Re: ksmken's tank
PostPosted: Tue Oct 25, 2011 10:48 am 
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Nice size and good aquascaping too :clap:

Now all you need is more fish :)


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 Post subject: Re: ksmken's tank
PostPosted: Tue Oct 25, 2011 1:45 pm 
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Looking good Ken!

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 Post subject: Re: ksmken's tank
PostPosted: Wed Oct 26, 2011 8:50 pm 
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Cheers guys, will post pic's and details as I go.
Work is crazy busy so hopefully get into it this weekend...



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 Post subject: Re: ksmken's tank
PostPosted: Wed Oct 26, 2011 10:12 pm 
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Is the centre rock mound what you had in the small tank in the top pic?
It all looks nice and healthy :clap:


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 Post subject: Re: ksmken's tank
PostPosted: Fri Oct 28, 2011 8:20 pm 
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Stock list..

70 sps coral
12 anemone in total, some are clones, 7 different types.
2 x perc clowns
2 x black and white clarkii clowns
3 x bangii cardinal
blue gold rim tang (kinda looks like a powder blue)
blue tang
yellow tang
lavender tang
sailfin tang
tomini tang
6line wrasse
flame angel
red tail blenny
copper band butterfly
cleaner shrimp
blue legged hermit
zebra brittlestar

countless snails, slug with shell type things, mini brittle stars, bristle worms and other creepy crawlies...

about 20 types of zoa's and 5 types of mushroom.


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 Post subject: Re: ksmken's tank
PostPosted: Fri Oct 28, 2011 8:28 pm 
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Craig wrote:
Is the centre rock mound what you had in the small tank in the top pic?
It all looks nice and healthy :clap:


Hi craig, the rock work is a combo of all 3 tanks, I tried to create similar features as in the others but was difficult dropping from 1050w to 600w from the main displays.
The small corner tank you mentioned was 520 x 520 but all the rocks were loose so I have moved them about the new display.



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PostPosted: Sat Oct 29, 2011 11:25 pm 
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wow thats awesome :clap: :clap:


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 Post subject: Re: ksmken's tank
PostPosted: Sun Nov 06, 2011 1:01 pm 
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A few more pic's..

right side

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center

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left side

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all taken from my cell phone so excuse the blur... :hide:

will post some under tank shots of equipment etc once all is finished.



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PostPosted: Sun Nov 06, 2011 5:56 pm 
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is that a sneaky deep sea diver in there i see?



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 Post subject: Re: ksmken's tank
PostPosted: Sun Nov 06, 2011 8:14 pm 
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nice.... the upgrade never seems to stop!


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