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Old 08-10-2013, 12:02 AM   #671
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Sounds good. Thanks!

Here's the new tank


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Old 08-10-2013, 12:09 AM   #672
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I re-sealed the corners just in case. Going to let it cure until next weekend then swap everything over. Also going to put 2 5 gallon buckets i have of rock out and rinse them down so I can add it
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Old 08-10-2013, 01:35 AM   #673
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nice find
I was looking at a 250g bowfront the guy wanted $300. for it
I asked if we could fill it and we did every side bowed out so I made sure to pass I didn't want to risk it burst
some day I'll get a big one but for now I deal with my 37g,40g,30g,20gL
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Old 08-10-2013, 08:08 AM   #674
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Sounds good. Thanks!

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Old 08-10-2013, 04:53 PM   #675
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Wow, what a read! I am currently in process of setting up a 55. I have a thread started here I think I titled it 55gal reef. Lots of good info here should help me a ton. I have everything but my RODI (aquasafe should be here any day now), and my lights, thinking on a dimmable 120 from ebay or Taotronics, think only difference is ebay model has white, blue, and like 2 green and 2 red leds, Taotronic is just white and blue. Anyway good luck with transfer!
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Old 08-11-2013, 01:46 AM   #676
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Lol thanks for taking the time to read. I was a straight up newbie which is why I wanted to start this thread to help others that were in my shoes when I first started. So much info here has been very helpful. I've been in the hobby for just about a year and its been crazy. I am still a newb. Good luck with your build. Ill follow!

Yeah I know where that is! I live off juniper. We moved into my grandparents house in 2005 and it's about 50 years old. My dad is doing work on the house so the family carpenter is coming tomorrow and he's going to check and make sure the tank would be safe up there.

Will start a new build whenever things get settled.
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Old 08-11-2013, 04:41 PM   #677
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The carpenter bailed today and my dad doesn't think it's a good idea to put the 75 in my room. Don't know what to do. Going to get his opinion whenever he comes by to help my dad with work on the house.
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Old 09-30-2013, 12:40 AM   #678
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Hey yeah bunch of changes. Tank is on auto pilot right now in a small room temporarily because of construction going on in the house. I got the 75 and had it set up for a little while now. I'll see if there's any pics on my iPad. Tried a handful of sps but they all bleached. Construction should be done by 11/1 so I can go ahead and reset up the tank correctly wherever I decide to put it.


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SPS bleaching. Grrrr. My stylophora has polyps but is nearly white. Not sure what to do to get it colored properly again. Lost a Favia. So I feel you pain in the coral bleaching. I don't know how to stop it when I notice it start.
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