Haha yea man I know you love information. Yea it's good to run it just water in it to make sure no leaks etc. Man wait until you put corals in and then decide its not enough flow or the right flow in the right places.. im going nuts with my.little candy canes and frogspawn I just put in lol. I can see that choosing where to place each coral is going to be your ocd lol. You thought your FW
scape was tough.. just wait til your entire scape is living things with light and flow requirements haha have fun buddy.