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Old 01-09-2014, 11:30 AM   #21
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The stand and canopy are complete. I just need to mount the door. Im starting to build my 20g sump now. I got the dividers cut. Now need to get some marine caulking to install. I picked up an eshopps psk100 skimmer, and a mag 500 return pump.
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Old 01-09-2014, 11:37 AM   #22
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That looks great! Nice job!
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Old 01-09-2014, 11:44 AM   #23
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Thanks. Cant wait to move it inside and drop the tank on stand. More pics to follow.
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Old 01-09-2014, 12:47 PM   #24
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Love this build!

I think it is great that you are doing this build with a 40 gallon breeder. It is a perfect size and is more challenging than 75+ gallon tanks. It takes a lot of discipline and I applaud your efforts.
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Lol, I hope I have what it takes. I had a 135g that I sold right before xmas, but quickly regretted it. So I figure this build will keep me busy for a while.
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About % 90 done. Just need to find the right hardware to mount door.
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Looks great dude good job.
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About % 90 done. Just need to find the right hardware to mount door.
Looks great!
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I ran a durso 1.5" on my 135. Yeah it wasnt the quietest thing.

Same on the 130g I have. Doesnt bother me cause it's in the living room so not the quietest of all room being the main room of the house. Looks like the petco $1 got everyone with a 40b. I'm gonna pick up another and might use it for my sump. Everything is looking good so far on your end
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Same on the 130g I have. Doesnt bother me cause it's in the living room so not the quietest of all room being the main room of the house. Looks like the petco $1 got everyone with a 40b. I'm gonna pick up another and might use it for my sump. Everything is looking good so far on your end
I had a 40g sumo on my 135. Plenty of room.
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