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i going to start my 20 gallon with my 10 gallon refugium . i drilled my tank and my sump once but i want to drill it 4 more times . im going to billed a canopy with a leds fixture for it with my dad soon ill get pics soon
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Sounds exciting. Looking forward to it.

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what are you stockin plans??

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Sounds exciting. Looking forward to it.

yea it is

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what are you stockin plans??

some fish, (goby's) clowns, shrimp,softies , and some snails

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sounds good. pictures!

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sounds good. pictures!

ok ill get pic but it will just be the tank and stand


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what are you led plans?

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what are you led plans?


ill ask my dad what his plans are for the led case he now a bit more

the back is going to have 5 howls one for the intake and for the return
the return are going to have flex tubing the intake is going to be a pvc pip elbow with teeth

|--X--R--R--R--R-|
| ----------------| the X is intake the R is return
|--------------- -|
|--------- ---- ---|

Edited by snowflake ell, 23 June 2011 - 08:40 AM.


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wow. Looks like a lot of plumbing.

Question: Did you spell "eel" wrong on purpose? ;)

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wow. Looks like a lot of plumbing.

Question: Did you spell "eel" wrong on purpose? ;)


no i didn't spell eel wrong on purpose i didn't realize my spelling mistake at first but i think it's cool B) . yea that is a lot of plumbing but it will be fun ;)

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Sounds like a lot of flow! If you are using a standard AGA tank, be careful with the placement of the 5 holes if they are all on the back panel. I have see people crack tanks if they are too close or the plumbing pulls the wrong way on the glass. I even cracked a 15L with 2 bulkheads, luckily the tank was empty at the time.

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Sounds like a lot of flow! If you are using a standard AGA tank, be careful with the placement of the 5 holes if they are all on the back panel. I have see people crack tanks if they are too close or the plumbing pulls the wrong way on the glass. I even cracked a 15L with 2 bulkheads, luckily the tank was empty at the time.

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im going to have a socket ball valve on the end of ever elbow so i can adjust the flow to my needs and i will support the plumbing . how fare apart shoo my howls be my one howl is 1 inch from the top of the glass and 2 inches from the side of the glass

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So why are you having 4 returns? and only one intake? I'm sorry but I dont get where you are going with this Max :mellow:
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So why are you having 4 returns? and only one intake? I'm sorry but I dont get where you are going with this Max :mellow:



i thought if i had one pump and four returns . i wood not need as many power heads

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i have silicone in my tank thats lifting should i remove it and add more and what kind silicone should i use.
any help please :D

Edited by snowflake ell, 25 June 2011 - 01:35 PM.


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will this be a 20 long?

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i thought if i had one pump and four returns . i wood not need as many power heads

Well, wouldnt, just one intake and two reterns,


l--R----X----R--l

its acomplishable
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will this be a 20 long?

20g high

Well, wouldnt, just one intake and two reterns,


l--R----X----R--l

its acomplishable


that's my new plan but it will be I--X---R---R--I cas my intake is already drilled

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i ordered my return pump and power heads

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hear the skimmer i had glazer make me , he's a real cool dude

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hear the skimmer i had glazer make me , he's a real cool dude



Thanks Max.... always nice to know you qualify as a "cool dude" B)


So how you making out with the tank? Plumbing in? Progress on the lighting front?


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Thanks Max.... always nice to know you qualify as a "cool dude" B)


So how you making out with the tank? Plumbing in? Progress on the lighting front?


Steve


im just making the sump this weak i might get some lights soon like this month soon

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to day i was board so i cut my acrylic to fit the sump

my teeth don't look that good
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and i cut part of the rime to fit glazer skimmer better
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how go things here?

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hears a little up date im prob going to have my tank up by the end of my break :D
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