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Boo's LPS lagoon. Now with video!

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ReeferBoo

Hello NR! It has been a good while but I'm back. I started the hobby a few years back and some of you might remember my old shallow tank which I built back home in the Phillipines.

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http://www.nano-reef.com/topic/301063-boos-box-of-saltwater/


I have since shut this tank down when I moved to New Zealand but I just couldn't keep my hands off the salty stuff so I started planning for a tank as soon as I got into my new home.

The aim was to build something that could easily be moved if need be so I decided to go with a small 15G tank with a fuge converted AC110 for filtration.

Tank Specs:

-15G Rimless, seamless front glass 30Gallon shallow cube
-AC 110 (Fuge Mod) 20G Sump with fuge
-DIY 24 Dimmable High power LED light fixture(12 cool whites + 4 true violet + 8 royal blue) Maxspect Razor Nano 16K EcoTech Radion XR30w G3
-LED fuge light
-Hydor wavemakers- soon to be swapped for one RW-4
-Jager heater
-AutoAqua Smart ATO

December 2013
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January 2014
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March 2014
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May 2014
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June 2014
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July 2014
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August 2014
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October 2014
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January 2015

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March 2015

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April 2015

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June 2015

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July 2015

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August 2015

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post upgrade FTS

October 2015

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January 2016
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April 2016

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August 2016

 

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1st video!

 

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JR!

well good to see you back!!!

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ReeferBoo

well good to see you back!!!

Thanks JR! I've also been lurking around and following threads for the past 6months :D Your tank is looking epic as always B)

 

 

Here's the new tank when it all began

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1st corals

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and here's last month's FTS

 

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owenj

Looking good. Can we get more pics of your modded 110?

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ReeferBoo

 

Looking good. Can we get more pics of your modded 110?

 

Thanks! Here's a blurry pic when it was first set-up to give you a rough idea

 

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I have since taken out half of the LR and replaced the sponge with a bag of Phosguard and a small clump of filter floss above it

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wildbill79

Very nice! Love the clam and the shroom!

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gabe3eb

Phenominal aquascape! Looks great.

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ReeferBoo

Very nice! Love the clam and the shroom!

 

Thank you :), Sadly I had to leave those back home

 

Phenominal aquascape! Looks great.

 

Thanks! it took me a while to sculpt pieces of rock together but I think they turned out well :D

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Meet Toast, the blue-eyed coral frag bandit

 

 

 

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vlangel

Wow, nice. Glad you got back into it. Looking good.

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ReeferBoo

Wow, nice. Glad you got back into it. Looking good.

 

Thank you, can't wait to see the ponies in your 30G :haha:

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vlangel

Thank you, can't wait to see the ponies in your 30G :haha:

 

I can't hardly wait either! Not too long now.

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ReeferBoo

Wally the coral goby and his nosy neighbor :lol:

 

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jedimasterben

DAYUM

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wildbill79

Looks pretty sweet.

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ReeferBoo

 

Looks pretty sweet.

 

 

DAYUM

 

Cheers guys! :D Here's some more eye-candy

 

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Rehype

Glad to see your back boo.....tank looks fantastic.

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metrokat

Welcome back Boo!!!

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ReeferBoo

Glad to see your back boo.....tank looks fantastic.

 

Welcome back Boo!!!

 

Thank you!..I didn't think you guys would remember me lol

 

Hype, your builds are looking stellar as always. I've been stalking your thread during my time away from the hobby and was gutted when you left. Glad to see that you're back and here to stay!

 

Kat, I've been trying to get my girlfriend into the hobby by regularly slipping her photos of your 3G picnic tank haha!

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ReeferBoo

BAM!

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metrokat

 

Kat, I've been trying to get my girlfriend into the hobby by regularly slipping her photos of your 3G picnic tank haha!

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ReeferBoo

Kat, I've been trying to get my girlfriend into the hobby by regularly slipping her photos of your 3G picnic tank haha!

 

:wub:

 

I hope it works :D

 

And because it's top down tuesdays....

 

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ReeferBoo

the latest addition
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my favorite coral in the tank
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August FTS
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