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Your tank looks great! iball told me you work at Greenwich Aquaria too and I was there this past weekend! You really have a great selection of corals and fish to choose from there.
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When I look at this tank, I think in my mind "oh, its like a 10 gallon cube" but in reality it's so much bigger. Still looks great though! You getting the Kessil or no?

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yup, kessil is coming...

Now im looking into their new Tuna Blue color, it's either that or 15k

I have $100 saved up so far, and it looks like I will be ready by May for sure, sry for the wait but im 15 (in a month :rolleyes: ) and $$$ takes time :P

Expect plenty of pics this week as it is Spring Break so I will be working a lot, getting some goodies, and doing some regulatory maintenance :D

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How come your title says that this is a 38 Gallon tank, but your first post says that it's a 35 gallon tank? :huh:

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Probably because of the sump. :naughtydance:

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April 7th Test Results

PO4---0
NO3---2
Ca---400
KH---7


Got a Purple Pseudochromis+two nice SPS frags (tanks pretty much full)
Water quality is good

Im starting to wonder if a Kessil would be overkill (it will be with my current lighting)
I will most likely still get it, but the lamps will be more spread out and higher up :D

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Haha in my opinion, way overkill but it is always nice to be able to spread out the lighting.

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:D :D :D :D :P :D :D :D

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I lovs your acans! :wub:

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:D Thx!

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Well i think I've made my choice, I will be buying a PAR38 Tri Color 18w ReefLamp from LEDTRiC

The Par38's have been working well, and growing SPS so one more with a nice spectrum should be perfect
the Kessil I'm afraid will be too powerful and a little unnecessary

This also means I will be getting the light as soon as I find my wallet (not joking) and also will let me get a ATO or reactor

I plan on getting a 80 degree lamp, why risk getting a expensive Kessil that could bleach my corals when I can add to what's working for less than half the cost?

Very sry to disappoint those who are curious about the Kessil, it appears i will be no help :D

SALE!

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I went fricking overboard 2day...

12 Blue Chromis (switching out cards)
Goldish Crocea Clam
Lg Pink Acro Colony

GET PUMPED!!!
:haha: omgomgomg omgomgomg :happydance: omgomgomg omgomgomg :haha:

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12 chromis?! :lol:

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I know its a LEGIT school, certainly brings some movement to the tank! :D

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that will be awesome, but dont they kill each other?

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we'll just have to wait and see fingerscrossed

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Keep in mind this is an hour after acclimation so things are a bit crazy :P
The seeds of success (frags) have been planted and my tank is full, now we wait...

TOTM then the world!

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Awesome!!!!

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nice nice. love the acans! but i do believe mine tops yours ;)
oh and im getting a second mp10 omgomgomg

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Double the POWER!!!
"i do believe mine tops yours"

I do believe your full of ####! :P

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Guess who has been put in charge of our 300 gallon Frag System with high output T5's omgomgomg :happydance: omgomgomg

It's 2 shallow/long rectangular tanks,120 each plus a large sump with a huge Vertex Skimmer, reactor, and socks

We currently have about 150 frags plus a few mother colonies, I will be in charge of inventory, water changes, dosing, fragging etc. Very exciting, already started making some improvements

If ur a Nano Reefer stopping by, I can give u quick tour, BTW all Chromis are still kicking (including one runt who just swims in a corner) and eating like a pack of starving wolves :D

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Double the POWER!!!
"i do believe mine tops yours"

I do believe your full of ####! :P

PA-PA-POWER!
yeah i know. but my bowerbankis is boss as ####.

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I'll make sure to check it out :D

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Tank is doing very well, all 12 Chromis are still alive
Clams are doing great, etc.
Ordering a Tri Color Par 38 from LEDTRiC...
:D

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How big is you sump?

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I will double check but I believe it's 30 by 16 by 16
Post #196 and #198

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