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Equipment
 
Display tank:

  • Deep Blue 80g Rimless Edge
  • 48" x 24" x 16"

 
Sump:

  • Trigger Systems Ruby 30

Filtration:

  • Reef Octopus NWB150 with Bubble Blaster HY-2000 pump

 
Flow:

  • 2x Vortech MP40wES
  • Jebao DC-6000 return pump

 
Lighting:

  • Custom 'evil cluster' LED/T5 hybrid
  • 4x Bridgelux Vero 10 4000K  90CRI neutral white
  • 8x Luxeon M 450nm royal blue
  • 8x Rebel blue
  • 4x Rebel cyan
  • 8x Rebel ES lime
  • 4x Rebel red
  • 4x SemiLEDs N5-TL2-U-AS
  • Nanobox 'retrofit' housing
  • Meanwell LDD-H drivers on custom PCB
  • Meanwell SCW05C-12 for fans
  • Bluefish LED Controller
  • 2x 39w ATI Blue Plus
  • HEP SD218-40 UNI dimming ballast

 
Controller: 

  • Bluefish Lighting controller (more TBA)

 
 
Livestock
 
Fish

  • 3x Black ocellaris clownfish (Amphiprion ocellaris)
  • Blue chromis (Chromis viridis)
  • Leopard wrasse (Macropharyngodon meleagris)
  • Sailfin Blenny (Emblemaria pandionis)
  • Scribbled rabbitfish (Siganus doliatus)
  • 2x Springer's damsel (Chrysiptera springeri)
  • Yellow watchman goby (Cryptocentrus cinctus)

Inverts

  • Brittle Sea Star (Ophiocoma sp.)
  • Dwarf cerith snail (Cerithium lutosum)
  • Florida cerith snail (Cerithium altratum)
  • Hawkwing conch (Lobatus raninus)
  • 9x Maxi-mini anemone (Stichodactyla tapetum)
  • Nassarius snail (Nassarius sp.)
  • 2x Serpent star (Ophiolepsis superba)
  • Strombus maculatus

 
Corals
 
SPS

  • Acropora sp.
  • Montipora digitata
  • Pocillopora damicornis

LPS

  • Goniastrea (Goniastrea palauensis)

Soft coral

  • Palythoa (Palythoa grandiflora, Palythoa grandis, Palythoa mutuki, Palythoa sp. “singapura”)
  • Zoanthid (Zoanthus gigantis, Zoanthus sociatus, Zoanthus sansibaricus

 
Corallimorphs

  • Mushroom (Actinodiscus sp.)
  • Ricordea (Ricordea florida)
  • Sanctithomae (Discosoma sanctithomae)

 
Octocorals

  • Grube's gorgonian (Pinnigorgia flava)

Macroalgae



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Is this a new tank or a continuation of the old one?

In either case, good luck!


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Reserved for later obnoxiousness

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Participle [edit]

fluitāns m, f and n (genitive fluitantis); third declension

  1. flowingwavingwavering

 

Noun [edit]

vada (plural vadas)

  1. A type of savoury doughnut eaten as a snack in south Asia.  [quotations ▼]

"I've been here for 5 hours, but it only feels like 4."
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Wavy doughnuts!...like ripple chips

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:ninja:


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Floating asian doughnut...mmmm.

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^ It's now click-able. Awh yea.

 

Lawnman, on 31 Mar 2013 - 15:31, said:


Where is psycho at today? I need to read some of his awesome ramblings.

 

 


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According to the urban dictionary, vada is a person that has no clue what is going on. So I'm guess this thread is to celebrate that Benny is clueless and levitating. 

 

HE's HIGH! HE SMOKED THE MURATIC ACID VAPORS!


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Got an Anti Grav pump?


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/plays summer romance by incubus.... Oh yea hes high lol...wow im terrible 3 posts on the first page....and I've said nothing important

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Participle [edit]

fluitāns m, f and n (genitive fluitantis); third declension

  1. flowingwavingwavering

 


Noun [edit]

vada (plural vadas)

  1. A type of savoury doughnut eaten as a snack in south Asia.  [quotations ▼]

I like your translation better.


Floating asian doughnut...mmmm.

#winning



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I wonder if we light a butane flame, if benny is going to blast off into space?


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I guess it would technically be vadum instead of vada.


I wonder if we light a butane flame, if benny is going to blast off into space?

I hope not. Wait. Maybe.


Got an Anti Grav pump?

Go go gadget anti grav pump!



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Go go Gadget!


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Either I have had to many beers or this thread is straight up confusing. Maybe both.....

 

On a side note, anyone know ehre I can get some doughnuts at this time?



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My face didn't melt in the presence of evil. I leave disappointed.


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Lawnman, on 31 Mar 2013 - 15:31, said:


Where is psycho at today? I need to read some of his awesome ramblings.

 

 


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This thread just took a new dirrection...

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  • My lady is hotter (imo)
  • That's not a cutting edge DIY LED fixture
  • I must now re-exit, more disappointed than before.
  • Nip slip

Had to edit that last one in.


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Lawnman, on 31 Mar 2013 - 15:31, said:


Where is psycho at today? I need to read some of his awesome ramblings.

 

 


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Ben, I thought that was just a phase.

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Nah, just body paint lol.



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Ohhh, I get it now......this is a combo asain snack and hot chicks thread.......I love it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Ohhh, I get it now......this is a combo asain snack and hot chicks thread.......I love it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

 

Sounds like everyday for me, LOL.  So where are the pics Ben?



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Updated OP with information and some sump renderings, hopefully it better shows how my algae scrubber is compared to my pictures of the actual sump lol.