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Old 12-20-2006, 09:18 AM   #11
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Awesome Mike. Love the pictures. One day, I want a Frogspawn, but they seem to be so hard to find around here unless you want to spend $100 for a small piece! Best of luck with the tank. Can't wait to see it all filled in.

Are you plannin on adding more liverock?


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Old 12-20-2006, 10:48 AM   #12
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Pretty sweet Mike! I should get a pic of my 125, it only has sand in it, LOL!!!

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Old 12-20-2006, 12:52 PM   #13
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Thanks guys I will be adding a backgorund, however not paint. A guy in my reef club gets a black background that the magfloat can be used with.

Lindsay, I am actually not plannng on moe LR. I have about 25lbs in the sump and I want room for the corals to grow. My last tank was real packed and I thought it was to crowded. I may add a few small pieces but as I collect more corals, especially ones that come with small rocks am sure it will be fine. There is roughly 100lbs right now.

I am getting a ric rock tonight from a guy that I traded pink paly's to.

I got the Tang from Liveaquaria in a pooled order through the reef club and I am very satisfied with the health of the fish.
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I like what I see Mike. Good job


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Old 12-21-2006, 12:35 PM   #15
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PM me about Frogspan. It is very common around here. I could get you a piece about 3 heads, which s what mine is for about $20 if we could be careful shipping.

Oh and thank you Mel. The YT wll be the only tang. I strongly disagree with some of the size req even on Liveaquaria such as a hippo in >70. IMO a YT should be the only tang in anything less than 125 in the long run.
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I am sorry all but this was not really a tank "build" thread but rather a quick upgrade.

So here is some more pics of my stuff before I prepare to get my CA Reactor, move my zoos down, and jump into SPS.

Mel, and Lando deserve big thanks for the pic of the scooter blenny. This fish was a "surprise" from my girlfriend and she thought it was a goby. After alot of money on pods and fuges, he is thriving.
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In my latest adventure I am going to experiment with a RDSB or Remote Deep Sand Bed.

There is a lot of information about it on RC in a thread where Anthony Calfo explains its use. I am excited about the idea even though I am not really having an issue with nitrates it is easy, cheap, and fast to setup and cab be taken off the system.

Here is the info: http://reefcentral.com/forums/showth...5&pagenumber=1
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Have I missed something? Something going on with this ( and Mikes other ) threads?
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Old 12-29-2006, 08:26 AM   #19
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The threads are here and are just fine..not sure what you mean "going on with the threads".
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Perhaps he is referring to Mike being listed as "Guest"?

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