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Old 04-26-2011, 06:13 AM   #1
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My fowlr - to reef

Hello everyone I've been following everyones posts for a few months trying to learn a few things about this great hobby of ours. I have had a fowlr for a year now and I feel ready for the big step to create a great reef like many of you guys have . Anyway this is what I have got so far I think it's a 100 gal with a dry wet sump with bio balls need some advice with the bio balls been reading some bad things about nitrate . I have a reef octopus protein skimmer which I still haven't managed to get to work properly no matter how much I adjust it . T5 lighting x4 80w 2 White 2 blue it's made by aqua world  any advice would be great xx
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Old 04-26-2011, 06:30 AM   #2
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Old 04-26-2011, 08:32 AM   #3
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More pics sorry bit excited 
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Old 04-26-2011, 10:31 AM   #4
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Looks fabulous! Can't wait to see it full of colorful corals!
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Thankyou it's going to take a while but it's well worth the wait
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Old 04-26-2011, 01:08 PM   #6
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Looks good! What all is in there for fish?? Do you only have the one powerhead? Might want to consider getting another if so, don't want any dead spots.
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Nice tank, would look great with coral! Have you thought of adding a starfish? I had a blue one and he was always out and about, very colorful and funny when he "hugged" something.
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Looks good! What all is in there for fish?? Do you only have the one powerhead? Might want to consider getting another if so, don't want any dead spots.
I've been looking at seio prop 1000 x2 just not sure what to get I had 2 up to last week but one gave up 
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Nice tank, would look great with coral! Have you thought of adding a starfish? I had a blue one and he was always out and about, very colorful and funny when he "hugged" something.
Yeah a star fish sounds good a bit of research me thinks
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This looks great. I'm making the plunge into reef as well. Except I only have fw as of now. Lol. Cam wait to see what this becomes!
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