Reef Central Online Community

Home Forum Here you can view your subscribed threads, work with private messages and edit your profile and preferences View New Posts View Today's Posts

Find other members Frequently Asked Questions Search Reefkeeping ...an online magazine for marine aquarists Support our sponsors and mention Reef Central

Go Back   Reef Central Online Community > General Interest Forums > Tank Journals & Builds
Register Blogs FAQ Calendar Mark Forums Read

Notices

User Tag List

Reply
Thread Tools
Old 01/10/2021, 12:38 PM   #1
The Bean
Registered Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2016
Posts: 84
New 300g Reef

Hi Guys,


Just setting up my new 75x 38 x 26 high reef tank.
Predominantly SPS tank with lots of light/flow.
Spec:-
7 Orphek v4 lamps
1 Vectra L2 return pump
2 MP 60s
2 MP 40s
Alkatronic with Dosetronic
1.7 X filter
BubbleKing delux 300 skimmer

Hand made cabinet out of Accoya wood.
Tank Built by Aquarium Connections
Essential traces/ Elements will be by Coral Essentials.
Just cycling now
Thanks in advance

https://imgur.com/1pJag4v
https://imgur.com/tlq7EB4
https://imgur.com/KiKX80L


The Bean is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01/14/2021, 12:19 PM   #2
The Bean
Registered Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2016
Posts: 84
Ill get my coat


The Bean is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01/25/2021, 05:29 PM   #3
deaclauderdale
Lover of Fishies
 
deaclauderdale's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Pasadena, CA
Posts: 611
Subscribed!

I love the room you have the tank in.


Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk


__________________
70 Gal Cadlights (2) Radion G2's
Bubble Magnus Curve5
Apex brain trust!

Current Tank Info: Cadlights 70 reef tank, 2 Gen 2 Radions, BM Curve7 Skimmer
deaclauderdale is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 01/26/2021, 11:22 AM   #4
The Bean
Registered Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2016
Posts: 84
Thanks buddy, put a few fish now it’s cycled... getting a big of a bacterial bloom.


The Bean is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01/26/2021, 12:07 PM   #5
The Bean
Registered Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2016
Posts: 84



The Bean is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02/02/2021, 03:52 PM   #6
colodano
Registered Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2016
Location: Denver, CO
Posts: 40
Looking good! That lighting setup looks pretty cool as well.


colodano is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02/08/2021, 08:45 AM   #7
The Bean
Registered Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2016
Posts: 84
Thanks mate, still going through a ugly stage in the tank, lots of cloudy water/ brown algae!


The Bean is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02/08/2021, 08:51 AM   #8
Michael Hoaster
Registered Seaweedist
 
Michael Hoaster's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Boulder, CO
Posts: 5,713
Great low profile rock work. Very natural looking. Nice job!


__________________
As many naturalists and environmentalists have suggested, we should set aside our arrogance,
our desire to conquer and control everything, and walk hand in hand with Mother Nature. -Walter Adey

Current Tank Info: 180g Seagrass Sandbar Lagoon, START DATE November 28, 2018
Michael Hoaster is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 02/08/2021, 02:07 PM   #9
toby.toby
Registered Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2018
Posts: 18
i agree scape looks great, few big corals and itll look amazing


toby.toby is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02/15/2021, 08:51 PM   #10
E46er
Registered Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: BC
Posts: 136
Looks good!

Is the lighting not slightly excessive?


__________________
250G DD LED SPS corner blow out RIP
300 G build in progress 80x36x24


180G LED see thru
E46er is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 11:12 PM.


TapaTalk Enabled

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Powered by Searchlight © 2021 Axivo Inc.
Use of this web site is subject to the terms and conditions described in the user agreement.
Reef CentralTM Reef Central, LLC. Copyright 1999-2014
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.3.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2021 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.