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TheNanoReef

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My Marina Cubus
Equipment: AC 20
Ecoxotic Ecopico LED Strips 12k/453nm Blue x2
Hydor 7.5w mini heater

Coral:
Ricordeas
Red Mushrooms
Duncans
Acan
Hairy mushrooms

Inverts:
Emerald Crab

Coral: 8/1/12

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7/21/12

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May FTS 5/9/12

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May FTS
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Coral: 5/9/12

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Still working on everything overall, just have to add the trim around the whole tank., paint, etc..

Edited by TheNanoReef, 01 August 2012 - 12:09 PM.


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I like the stand/canopy combo. makes it look bigger than what is actually is. once is trimmed and painted it should look great.

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Dude, this has a metric butt ton of potential!

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Nice! That's really cool! Following!

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Sick.

XXIX MIXED REEF

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Wow, that is SO cool! I love it. so sleek.

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That is one Sexy set up!!

It has loads of potential. :)
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35 Gallon Custom Built AIO, and Custom Stand, Kessil A350 Tuna Blue, Cadlights PLS50 Elite Skimmer,2 IM Media Reactors,InTank Media rack and 2 MP-10's for flow. Tunze ATO. Star-Board Bottom.
Livestock is mostly LPS and Chalices with a 6 year old pair of B/W Clowns.
Set up on 5-16-14

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Looks great!

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Thanks everyone!

Little update:
LEDs came
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Note: I only have one strip atm, I have two on order.

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very nice!

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Looks great...love the contemporary look!!
Can't wait to see it wet...
Here's my tank thread...
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Are you kidding me? That's awesome !

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very well done. are you going to keep the wood that color?

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Very nice!!
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Thanks guys! :)

very well done. are you going to keep the wood that color?


I'm most likely going to stain it or possibly paint it...

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I like this setup so much, I want to make a 5 gallon just like it.

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Really nice DIY

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Update:
Painted the back of the cube.

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Two LED strips in the hood, also remade the hood. looks much cleaner than before..

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I like this setup so much, I want to make a 5 gallon just like it.

I would've gone bigger, but I didn't have the space for a 5gal... maybe next time though.

Really nice DIY

Thanks

Also hopefully I'll have the trim done this weekend.

Edited by TheNanoReef, 12 April 2012 - 06:41 PM.


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This is inspiring... :o

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Very cool!

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Going to add trim to it it would make it look alot nicer.Theres also a orange red stain for wood that is just awesome.then add some clear to the finish.
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Thanks gearhead and got2envy

Going to add trim to it it would make it look alot nicer.Theres also a orange red stain for wood that is just awesome.then add some clear to the finish.

Thanks for the suggestion.

Little Update:
Trim has been cut and taped to get a feel of how it looks
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Looking really good :)
my dymax iq3 2 gallon pico reef
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Thanks!

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very nice indeed! with some clever camera-play, you can make this look like a 30+ gallon cube Lol.