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Old 07-31-2013, 11:45 PM   #71
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following along. I know you're just starting, but have you given any thoughts to lighting yet?
My LFS said dimmable LEDs. 3 for 499.00 each! That's insane!
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Old 07-31-2013, 11:46 PM   #72
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What's good bro was out with my big boy. 55 or 75 is good but make sure it has a refugium section. As for skimmer reef octopus is good I use the 1000sss but you will need seething rated higher. Bubble magus is good also I had one before the only problem was that the impeller would always break but it was a good skimmer had the nac6.
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Old 07-31-2013, 11:54 PM   #73
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My LFS said dimmable LEDs. 3 for 499.00 each! That's insane!
Look up taotronics dimmable. You would need three on a six foot tank
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Old 07-31-2013, 11:57 PM   #74
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Have any links?
Got you bro.
To make the over flow silent :www.dursostandpipes.com.
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Reefoctopusskimmers.com
Bubble-magus.com
As for the LEDs I think I gave you the link already ai sol. If you want I can try and find the LEDs for less for you. How much you want to spend on the LEDs ai's new are not cheap. Found mine for 525$ still under warranty and that was a very lucky find.
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Old 08-01-2013, 12:02 AM   #75
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Anything that's gonna help bring my price down. Im still going to need to purchase live sand and rock which I know is going to be a lot!
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Old 08-01-2013, 12:05 AM   #76
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Anything that's gonna help bring my price down. Im still going to need to purchase live sand and rock which I know is going to be a lot!
You can find the live sand for less bro Internet bro I will do a quick look for you give me a min.
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Old 08-01-2013, 12:22 AM   #77
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Set you a pm did not want to post it.
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New Dimmable 120W Aquarium Coral Reef Fish Tank White Blue LED Light Black US | eBay
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Old 08-01-2013, 12:40 PM   #79
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Not saying those LEDs are not good I don't know. But I would go with something better.
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By better do you mean more expensive? Not sure I would pay more for something that does the same job as the less expensive one.
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