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lilfishbigreef 12/10/2007 08:04 AM

Have to Sell!!!
 
Well folks unfortunately i must sell my SW reef, due to my sons health and mounting medical bills i can not afford to continue to afford a large tank. although i have had great success it hurts to have to do it but I MUST.

i am looking to sell the whole thing in 1 shot if possible, i will give it some time then if not able to sell it as a whole i will part out.

i have a perfecto 110 custom drilled, custom weir overflow and closed loop, 1 pan world 250, 1 mag9, 1 little giant 1100 gph, auto top off, 2 X 250W HQI bluewave 7 ballast, 4X 65watt (24") PC (4 daylight 4 dual actinics) 6 cooling fans, (keep my temps at 78.5 79.5 degrees) custom built 38g refuge stacked with cheato , ASM2 skimmer, digital timers for lighting, DJ powerstrip, custom stand (needs to be completed for astectics only) 145lbs live rock, many corals and supplies, and more i am sure i have forgot

all of the above is only 6 months to a 1 year old

Please follow link to pics of the setup, there are sub albums as well on the left side of the screen to many more pics

[url]http://s187.photobucket.com/albums/x293/lilfishbigreef/[/url]

i am asking $1500.00 i will add more info later

Thanks for looking,

Saddly,
Emilio

lilfishbigreef 12/10/2007 08:07 AM

sorry i have to be short but i am at work and ruuning very late

Thanks again

nyvp 12/10/2007 08:36 AM

I wish you and your family only the best. good luck with everything.
Joe

lpsluver 12/10/2007 08:37 AM

Emilio,

Sorry to hear this and most importantly, sorry to hear about your son. I hope that everything will work out for him and you. Your tank looks great and I think a buyer will step up.

Bob

REDDAWG43 12/10/2007 08:41 AM

Hey Buddy....sorry to hear about your son.
Your son and your family will be in my prayers.
Good luck with the sale.

gasman059 12/10/2007 09:11 AM

[QUOTE][i]<a href=showthread.php?s=&postid=11352938#post11352938 target=_blank>Originally posted</a> by REDDAWG43 [/i]
[B]Hey Buddy....sorry to hear about your son.
Your son and your family will be in my prayers.
Good luck with the sale. [/B][/QUOTE]
ditto
BTW when u get back in the saddle do not hesitate to contact me and I will have a frag pack 4 u.;)

melonball6 12/10/2007 10:14 AM

[QUOTE][i]<a href=showthread.php?s=&postid=11352917#post11352917 target=_blank>Originally posted</a> by lpsluver [/i]
[B]Emilio,

Sorry to hear this and most importantly, sorry to hear about your son. I hope that everything will work out for him and you. Your tank looks great and I think a buyer will step up.

Bob [/B][/QUOTE]

ditto to Bob. It's a beautiful tank with a unique stand and lovely aquascaping.

ReefWreak 12/10/2007 10:55 AM

Sorry to hear about both getting out of the hobby and your sons health. I wish you luck with the sale, as that's definitely a more than fair deal, and my heart and thoughts are with you with your sons health.

Take care,

Eric

WLDSHARK 12/10/2007 10:58 AM

Sorry to hear about your son.
Your son's health will be in prayers!
Best of luck with the sale of the tank.
Carlos

lilfishbigreef 12/10/2007 10:59 AM

My Sincere Thanks Joe, Bob, Melvin, Manny, and Melanie i wont be out of it completely i will be keeping a couple of small corals at a friends and after if and when it sells i will get a bio-cube or nano or something. i love this hobby i could not be happier that i found this group and club, to all who have helped regardless of small it mave have seemed i am truly greatful, THANKS

i also forgot to mention that i will help to transport(i have a truck) and setup within dade, broward and lower palm beach county, also in the keys too, we just need some manpower

there was something else i was going to write but i forgot, oh well

Thanks again

PM me for any additional info

lilfishbigreef 12/10/2007 11:03 AM

thanks Eric and Carlos i appreciate it

Rogger Castells 12/10/2007 02:11 PM

Emilio, Very sorry to hear about your son's health and your need to leave the hobbie specially since you just finish building that beautiful tank, I know you put a lot of time and effort in your tank.
Let us know if there is anything that we can do to help you set up your tank when times are better for you.
In the mean time I suggest that you try to split the items, you can get more money and sale it faster in this way.

Good Luck Emilio,


Rogger

cubano2480 12/10/2007 05:48 PM

[QUOTE][i]<a href=showthread.php?s=&postid=11355073#post11355073 target=_blank>Originally posted</a> by Rogger Castells [/i]
[B]Emilio, Very sorry to hear about your son's health and your need to leave the hobbie specially since you just finish building that beautiful tank, I know you put a lot of time and effort in your tank.
Let us know if there is anything that we can do to help you set up your tank when times are better for you.
In the mean time I suggest that you try to split the items, you can get more money and sale it faster in this way.

Good Luck Emilio,


Rogger [/B][/QUOTE]

sorry to hear about u kid health :( ,and like roger say if u par out u will make much more$$$ thanks $1500 I my want some off u equipment :)

lilfishbigreef 12/11/2007 07:54 AM

Thanks Rogger and Cubano, i will give it a little time to see if it sells, i know parting out is sometimes better $$$

i guess i can start to see what interest there is for individual items, so let me know what you might be interested in.

i will have to come up itemized pricing. i will post them in the next couple of days

i also have a SW mixing station that is not pictured, it is a 32g Brute with iwaki pump, PVC piping for awesome circulation and airation, on the tank and mixing can i have quick valves for easy water changes i can both drain and fill the tank in about 8 minutes its about as easy as it can get to do a water change

Thanks again
Emilio

cubano2480 12/11/2007 07:59 AM

skimmer if is a g3,g4,g5 looks like g2 :(
some live rock
I need a main pump don`t know what u using?

thanks

REDDAWG43 12/11/2007 07:59 AM

If it comes down to parting out for you
I'd be interested in the power strip and the auto topoff...
Plus any zoos, and soft corals for sale.

Mel

d9sccr 12/11/2007 09:27 AM

zoas and mag 9 for sure

d9sccr 12/11/2007 09:28 AM

maybe the blasto too

macawmagic 12/11/2007 10:25 AM

interested in some rock possibly more. let me know.
keith
p.s. sorry to hear about your son! Hope he gets better!!!

newreefbishop 12/11/2007 12:08 PM

PM send......and sorry about your son.....we will keep him in our prayers....

lilfishbigreef 12/11/2007 02:57 PM

i really want to hold out as long as possible to sell it in 1 shot, i will reffer back to this thread in order for anyone interested in individual items once i go down the parting out road.
i gave it some thought and i am concerned how my son will take it seeing the tank that he loves so much being torn down bit by bit sold in parts and i dont know how long that will go on for, its kinda like a a band-aid its better to rip it off in 1 fast pull then sit there in torture yourself pulling it off slowly, the quicker its gone (when he is not home) the better

Thanks again to all for your kind thoughts
if anyone wants to see the tank PM me, i dont mind showing it

lilfishbigreef 12/11/2007 03:01 PM

[QUOTE][i]<a href=showthread.php?s=&postid=11360773#post11360773 target=_blank>Originally posted</a> by d9sccr [/i]
[B]maybe the blasto too [/B][/QUOTE]

The Blasto is one of my prized pcs, i dont think i would sell it ( i would keep it in my GF's tank) but i will let you know

adrian52492 12/11/2007 09:47 PM

hey i hope your son gets better and if you part out im intrested in the skimmer and the lights
best wishes adrian

reefer4sure 12/11/2007 10:38 PM

i am interested in the tank and stand, but it has to be at a good price (money's very tight) let me know

lilfishbigreef 12/11/2007 11:11 PM

i am NOT parting out yet, but depending on interest i may consider it

Tank with stand ONLY $275.00

Skimmer ASM G2 $175.00

Metal Halide 2 X250W Pendants W/ Bluewave 7 ballast $325.00 (Bulbs have about 5 months on them(( new retails over $700.00))

Sunpaq PC 2 X 65w $50.00 each ( i have a total of 4 ballast 2 bulbs per ballast) all 4 for $175.00

glass Refuge 38gal 36X12X21H $100.00 it has 2 sections, 1 12x12 and another 12x16 section, 3 baffles NO BUBBLES AT ALL

Mag 9 $35.00

Little Giant 1100 GPH $50.00 (i dont know the model number i will get it though)

Pan world 250 $50.00

Auto top off $75.00

Refuge Light $30.00

digital timers $15.00 each, i have 3

DJ power strip $20.00

6 120mm Cooling fans with power supply $60.00

loc-lines $40.00 for all, i have a lot

Iwaki pump with brute can PVC plumbing w valve to connect a hose and pump SW directly to the display tank(EXCELLENT mixing and aeration for making your own SW) $100.00

LIVE ROCK $3.00lb, i have 145lbs my biggest is 38lbs. some rock has a ric or yuma or something growing on it, it will not increase price

Corals
Hammer Metallic green tips about the size of a cantaloupe $50.00

Frog spawn is also as big as the hammer $50.00

purple tip hammer $20.00

Orange mushrooms about 15 polyps W/some fire and ice zoo's on 1 rock $45.00

HUGE BRIGHT green mushrooms 10 or so polyps on a rock $45.00

1 rock with 12 orange/green with green mouths rics $70.00

some purple and green yumas $10.00 ea

Orange digitata 35.00

a cool brite green tip acro 3-4" (dont know the name) $25.00

small rock about 5" across covered in multi colored zoo's Blues, green/red/orange rings, green and yellow 40.00

1 orange monti cap 3" across $15.00

1 Orange monti Capricornis 3" across $20.00

some funky green fuzzy thing $10.00 (YES thats my name for it)

birds nest that i got from Rogger, it has grown nicely about 3"$20.00

and others i cant think of right now

including many supplies and tests


pics of most of these items are in the photobucket sub albums "Updated 11-07"

if anyone thinks these prices are incorrect please send me a PM

Thanks

Regretfully
Emilio


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