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Old 08-09-2014, 01:24 AM   #251
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I took the photo of the chromis just for you Red. I know you wanted to see em all schooled up.
Yeah, the tang is very very similar to a mustard but is it one? This is where I need that andy sager guy, he tends to know everything about fish, at least as far as identification. Was hoping he'd see this post and chime in. lol

Moved the pickup day to sunday for the new 180g, the moving guys I have couldnt do it on saturday. But soon enough!
That may be better, that way you aren't too busy on Saturday. Now you have TWO fish days! Woohoo!
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Old 08-10-2014, 08:00 PM   #252
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Got home like a couple hours ago and after a short nap began going through all the fish stuff. lol
Got THREE little giant external pumps and a mag18 as well. Thinking I will swipe that mag18 and run dual 18's in the 180g. That should take care of my flow issues.
Got at least one dosing pump, a fish feeder and a couple of older skimmers, luckily they have instructions so I should be able to make them work. Got a bucket of phosguard, a huge spool of airhose lol a couple heaters and some smaller tiny pumps. It appears that I also have 3 homemade reactors and two homemade uv's. Also so far we have a sediment filter that is huge, like a small garbage can with a couple refills of the media. A brand new in the box pinpoint ph controller. This is like the gem in all the crap, they are going for $180 now on sale so that should fetch me a good buck. Also have a brand new in box ro/di unit, though it appears to be only 25gpd. Sure a membrane change and flow restrictor will up that number.
Going into thre garage soon to check out the other stuff, all the above was brought into the house to sort through.
Keep in mind that alot of these items are 15+ years old, so there wasnt alot of technology for reefing back then but I seem to have the best of the best as far as what was available back then. I also threw out a small garbage bag of test kits, airstones and other stuff I cant use and cant see selling. There are a few items that are in german so I dont know what they are, I will post pictures once I am straightened out on my end.
Like christmas morning! Every tub/box was a surprise. lol
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Got home like a couple hours ago and after a short nap began going through all the fish stuff. lol
Got THREE little giant external pumps and a mag18 as well. Thinking I will swipe that mag18 and run dual 18's in the 180g. That should take care of my flow issues.
Got at least one dosing pump, a fish feeder and a couple of older skimmers, luckily they have instructions so I should be able to make them work. Got a bucket of phosguard, a huge spool of airhose lol a couple heaters and some smaller tiny pumps. It appears that I also have 3 homemade reactors and two homemade uv's. Also so far we have a sediment filter that is huge, like a small garbage can with a couple refills of the media. A brand new in the box pinpoint ph controller. This is like the gem in all the crap, they are going for $180 now on sale so that should fetch me a good buck. Also have a brand new in box ro/di unit, though it appears to be only 25gpd. Sure a membrane change and flow restrictor will up that number.
Going into thre garage soon to check out the other stuff, all the above was brought into the house to sort through.
Keep in mind that alot of these items are 15+ years old, so there wasnt alot of technology for reefing back then but I seem to have the best of the best as far as what was available back then. I also threw out a small garbage bag of test kits, airstones and other stuff I cant use and cant see selling. There are a few items that are in german so I dont know what they are, I will post pictures once I am straightened out on my end.
Like christmas morning! Every tub/box was a surprise. lol
Merry Fishmas! was just about to check in about it. Yay!
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Lots of pictures of all the stuff. Still sorting through some but most of it has real potential. I love the homemade reactor, imagine how cool that was 20 years ago lol

Here are ALOT of photos for you guys.




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Wow! That all looks like nice quality stuff. Lucky find!
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Thanks! Just have to figure out what some of the stuff is. lol
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Wooohoooo! Congratulations on the loot!
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