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The Innovative Marine Nuvo Index Thread

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So when I was doing research into getting my IM Nuvo 30, I had to use the search function to find other tanks and see what people are doing with them. Since I seem to spend so much time on here I thought I would do something like what Stevie T did with the RSM. Actually I was at one point considering the RSM and went through every one of those links until I decided I like the rimless look better. Please feel free to make link suggestions for me to add.

 

 

 

Owner's build threads:

 

IM Pico 4

sgtbhaji http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/319751-magical-flying-4gal-pico-reef-adventures/

Zombiezero http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/324630-zombiezeros-nuvo-4/

Serenity reef http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/329413-serenity-reefs-yellow-tipped-elegance-ecoreef/

Sangheili http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/330270-sangheilis-innovative-marine-nuvo-4/

UWdanno http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/348094-uwdannos-4-gal-w-sps-lps-zoas-water/

IM Nano 8

iSpeakWale http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/323481-innovative-marine-nuvo-8g/?hl=nuvo

diverseyboats http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/323877-im-nuvo-8-w-the-tampa-bay-package/?hl=nuvo

bradlondon http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/323435-brads-im-nuvo-8/?hl=nuvo

cyclonewxchick http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/320123-8g-im-nuvo/?hl=nuvo

jcardona http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/321866-my-nuvo-8-setup/?hl=nuvo

bobyboy http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/319825-my-nuvo-8-journey/?hl=nuvo

moosebranch http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/294414-mbs-im-nuvo-nano-8/

moores38 http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/310857-im-nuvo-8-build-thread/?hl=nuvo

spevjeff http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/318075-innovative-marine-nuvo-8/?hl=nuvo

watercrawl http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/311244-adams-8g-im-nuvo/?hl=nuvo

Obsessed Reefer http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/324832-im-nano-8-here-i-go-again/

Adam_T http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/325367-adam-ts-8-gallon-innovative-marine-nuvo-8/

Pals_id http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/327038-innovative-marine-nano-8im-back-in-the-hobby/

Polarcollision http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/316682-nuvo-8g/

zenreefer http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/330761-zenreefers-nuvo-8g/

Jeramy http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/339906-im-zoa-8/

cchsoracle http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/340157-nuvo-8-build/#entry4617201

mirya http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/340346-miryas-mini-flower-garden-nuvo-8/

ZeroEvox http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/317845-zeros-official-build-threadnew-pics/

drfu http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/340894-newbie-reefer-im-nuvo-8-build/?p=4632008

HVani http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/349781-hvanis-nuvo-8/

steverino http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/364119-steverinos-nuvo-8-build/

 

IM Nano 16

 

Slaychild http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/323880-slays-white-16-nuvo/?hl=nuvo

Nepenthe http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/305617-nepenthes-innovative-marine-nuvo-16/

Nepenthe #2 http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/324342-nepenthes-nouveau-nuvo16/?p=4272314

jcg66 http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/308539-sps-innovative-marine-nuvo-16/?hl=nuvo

rathje70 http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/315715-ai-nano-nuvo-16-build-now-with-bsj/

r3m@rk@bl3 http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/319989-a-r3markabl3-nuvo-16g/?hl=nuvo

jaxtron http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/322392-my-new-16gal-im-nuvo/?hl=nuvo

grandegixxer http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/316108-grandegixxers-im-nuvo-16/

tswift http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/307942-tswifts-im-nuvo-16-aio-reef/

dr.acula http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/307740-a-newbies-16-gallon-nuvo/

rkum19 http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/316908-nuvo-16-gallon-mixed-reef/?hl=nuvo

jackle http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/310423-jackles-innovative-marine-nuvo-16/?hl=nuvo

boomsnapp http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/317277-another-nuvo-16/?hl=nuvo

indonano http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/317710-new-nuvo-16gggg/?hl=nuvo

sfg http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/317624-sfgs-nuvo-16/?hl=nuvo

mikecsu http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/289236-mikecsus-16g-innovative-marine-nuvo/

redkneecoral http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/317142-redknees-nuvo-16-build/?hl=nuvo

justice http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/319818-justices-nuvo16-new-equipment-4-1-13/

gqjeff http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/324669-my-6-yr-old-sons-first-tank-nuvo-16/#entry4280102

StevieT http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/320919-steviets-nuvo-16-experience/

NanoGuy13 http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/325150-follow-this-16g-nuvo-im-working-on/

pwfletcher http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/324500-nuvo-16g-w-ai-nano-vortech-mp10-day-007/

neverrain http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/323698-neverrains-first-tank-journal-nuvo-16/

Stormie http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/325470-stormies-16-gallon-nuvo/#entry4300941

floydie83 http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/325555-floydie83s-nuvo-16/#entry4309044

x3thelast http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/325731-minimalist-nuvo-16/

rdck99 http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/325830-rdck99s-16g-nuvo-reef-first-saltwater-tank/#entry4328859

amored http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/317395-the-procrastination-tank/

azuly http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/329357-hungaroreef-nuvo-16/

Boneshaker http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/333387-im-nuvo-16/

claval01http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/324727-chris-nuvo-16-setupupdate/

B&Y http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/336719-black-and-yellow-im-nuvo-16g-nano-reef/

treedog5 http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/339279-treedog5s-nuvo-16-build-goby-town/#entry4600583

O-man21 http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/339511-o-man21s-im-nuvo-16-experiment/

throbbinjack http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/340886-im-nuvo-16-my-first-build/

tlombardo http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/330893-tonys-tonga-tank-long-time-since-updatefts/

CrazyCarl http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/343908-crazycarls-im-16/

Steensj http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/341285-steensjs-innovative-marine-nuvo-16-now-with-even-more-coral-e-goodness/

tbunnelldohttp://www.nano-reef.com/topic/348782-finally-set-up-my-nuvo-16/

Sk8n Reefer http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/349954-sk8n-reefers-nuvo-16/?p=4804570

Kenmak2008 http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/355518-nuvo-16-reef-in-da-hell-build-thread/

 

IM Nano 24

Jay Wee http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/326961-jays-im-nuvo-24/

defender.TX http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/326151-innovative-marine-nuvo-24-april-giveaway-build-thread/

Eckozulu http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/327360-ezs-im-nuvo-24-build/

Ticklem http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/328376-tickles-nuvo-24-reef-creation/#entry4362026

Middreef http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/328845-middreefs-nuvo-24/?p=4398325#entry4398325

Sangheili http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/330750-sangheilis-innovative-marine-nuvo-24/

Egginis http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/330971-egginis-nuvo-24/

Hammerheadv13 http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/332268-hammerheads-innovative-marine-nuvo-24/

charlie truong http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/332794-charlie-bit-my-fingers-im-nuvo-24/#entry4462743

TEAMIM24 http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/337615-teamim24s-innovative-marine-nuvo-24/

gsgentry http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/338875-gsgentrys-innovative-marine-nuvo-24-build/

polarcollision http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/337141-new-photos-polarcollisions-nuvo-24/

akaeding http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/339407-akaedings-innovative-marine-nuvo-24/

Mirya http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/346512-miryas-floridian-flower-garden/

Newtybar http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/352976-newtybars-nuvo-24-nano/

IM Micro 30

Joel sandoman http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/321764-joels-im-nuvo-30/

Jgpico http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/310730-jgpicos-30-gallon-nuvo/?hl=nuvo

endy0430 http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/321929-my-innovative-marine-nuvo-30g-experience/?hl=nuvo

nanojeep450 http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/325568-nanojeeps-im-nuvo-30/#entry4303399

cmac07 http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/326959-cmac07s-im-nuvo-micro-30-reef-yet-unnamed/

islandoftiki http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/335587-islandoftikis-nuvo-30-peacock-mantis-tank/

Paradizecityz http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/345503-paradizecityz-im-nuvo-30-tank/

Creeper Ky http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/346527-kys-nuvo-30-journalbuild/

triangle_11 http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/348077-rscs-im-30-return-relapse-into-the-reef-keeping/#entry4770641

drfu http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/349993-dr-fus-innovative-marine-micro-30-build-questions/#entry4805475

 

IM Mini 38

notthesizethatcounts http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/324056-im-nuvo-38/?hl=nuvo

grand nano http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/315919-innovative-marine-nuvo-38-grand-nano-pic-intense/?hl=nuvo

BusterDB http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/314829-the-original-mini-monster-38/

Chadgarner http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/322447-chizzles-innovative-marine-38-gallon/

Zninerfan http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/315143-zninerfans-38-gallon-innovative-marine/

maizenblue00http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/325661-my-nuvo-38-one-step-closer/

livewyr25 http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/328228-livewyr25s-innovative-marine-nuvo-38-build-w-custom-stand/

rmrlsu http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/328390-im-38-4-months-old/#entry4362252

coolhandreefer http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/328460-im-38-nuvo/

shughes38 http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/331147-nuvo-38-with-custom-stand/

Pals_id http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/337573-nuvo-mini-38-up-and-running/

cdub1955 http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/339153-my-38-gallon-im-startup/

iNTEL http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/341568-innovative-marine-nuvo-38g/

 

Fusion 10

R0DD http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/353894-im-nano-fusion-10-new-build/#entry4884216

timinaz http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/361031-tims-im-fusion-10/

 

Fusion 20

Obsessed Reefer http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/349774-jesses-20g-fusion-new-house-new-tank/

NanoDiver http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/350369-nanodivers-im-20-gallon-fusion/

gerber54 http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/353867-nuvo-fusion-20-now-with-clowns-and-goby/

BuckeyeFish http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/359021-lets-get-small-im-fusion-20g-build/?p=4984207

Sageblade24 http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/359605-sages-nuvo-20/

Fusion 30L

Bobyboy http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/343296-bobyboys-innovative-marine-fusion-30l/#entry4675424

Yikesjason http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/341880-yikesjasons-first-saltwater-tank-now-a-nuvo-30l-fusion/#entry4649818

Nueok http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/346520-nueok-im-fusion-30l-build/

Admonition http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/346783-admonitions-fusion-30l/

Bodasifa http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/361211-new-fusion-30-build/

JLB1615 http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/365817-jlb1615-nuvo-30l/

Fusion 40

snowflake_clown http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/353875-im-nuvo-fusion-40/

Eckozulu http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/363611-ezs-seahorse-im-fusion-40/

SR-80

gahumphrey http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/337985-gahumphreys-innovative-marine-sr-80-shallow-reef/#entry4572616

 

So obviously this is a fairly new line of tanks so there are not a gazillion like the biocube, nanocube, etc. I also did not add tanks that haven't been updated in the last 6 months. Feel free to comment and ask me to add your tank. Also any thread links that have to do with modifications, upgrades etc.

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Thanks for putting this together... I'm loving looking through these builds.

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Finally. I tried to make this a few weeks ago and it was obviously in the wrong spot. Thanks for doing this man.

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No problem guys. Glad somebody is viewing it. Maybe it would be cool if all of us kept an updated fts in here at some point?

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About time somebody did this! Put me down for the mini38 and April FTS coming soon.

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Thank you very much for doing this! I'm in the process of starting my Nuvo 16 build and this is incredibly helpful!

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Love this thread! I started my Nuvo16 about a month 1/2 ago, guess i'll need to get some pics together. it is great for ideas, anyone want to suggest a lighting upgrade or supplement for a $200 budget? was originally thinking about just adding a 3rd skylight, but really want something in the 20K range for a little more blue. have looked tirelessly and still haven't found something to grab my attention, actually looked at every listing for LEDs on ebay today...

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Love this thread! I started my Nuvo16 about a month 1/2 ago, guess i'll need to get some pics together. it is great for ideas, anyone want to suggest a lighting upgrade or supplement for a $200 budget? was originally thinking about just adding a 3rd skylight, but really want something in the 20K range for a little more blue. have looked tirelessly and still haven't found something to grab my attention, actually looked at every listing for LEDs on ebay today...

A par 38 would t be a bad idea or maybe even a kessil a150.

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I wonder why the nuvo 4 isn't as popular as the 8. More options with the 8?

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I need to get a decent recent shot of mine. Most recent fts that I have was right after a clean and water change, so a few things are looking a bit narked off in it. :)

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I wonder why the nuvo 4 isn't as popular as the 8. More options with the 8?

More room for more critters is my guess.

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The last picture of my old tank (crashed recently). The new one is coming on strong.

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You could probably remove mine from the list since I accidentally cracked it in half. I should probably update my final stocking list and leave it for posterity though since it was running perfectly.

 

I have a JBJ 30 rimless now which is basically just a bigger version of the same thing..

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Did the hard coral grow good under the stock light or survive? Anyone Ever get par readings on the stock light?

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Need more Nuvo 4 members. I promise I will make the hottest nuvo 4.

If I ever end up getting a 4 I'll try to give you a run for your money!

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I just got off the phone with Innovative marine about the skimmer I have from them that has been having issues and they are sending out a few replacement parts to see if we can fix the issue. It was easy to tell them what was going on and they offered to help out no questions asked. They are a good company to do business with.

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