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Old 12-31-2013, 01:13 AM   #1
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Going from my standard 55 gal from petco to a new 60 gal drilled tank with a two in drain and 1 in inlet inside of the corner overflow and three additional 1 in inlets on the back glass wall with a black stand and canopy
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Old 12-31-2013, 01:38 AM   #3
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Nice should add some more species of fish for you to choose from.
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Old 12-31-2013, 12:58 PM   #4
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Nice tank mate ...how much did you buy it ?
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Old 12-31-2013, 01:55 PM   #5
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It was $425 for the tank and furniture and am getting a rio 20 hf thrown in for a freebee
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Old 01-04-2014, 09:00 PM   #6
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What turn over rate should I aim for if I want to keep Lps And mushrooms ?
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Old 01-04-2014, 09:08 PM   #7
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I'm curious.. What are you going to do with your 55? Use it as a sump for the 60? And a pump that is about the right GPH after head is the Danner mag drive 18... Amazon.com: Danner Mag-Drive Supreme 18 1800 GPH Pump: Pet Supplies Are you going to use loc line for the return? I've heard it helps to direct the flow and control it better.
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Nice tank, that's a sweet setup. Those extra inlets will allow for nice flow and reduce if not eliminate the need for powerheads. I would use lokline on all the outlets, able to be aimed or split to blast 2 directions out of each. I would also suggest looking at using the ports on the back as a closed loop and just use the one with the drain as a return. If you do this then you could run one pump sized for your desired flow as a "powerhead" for intank circulation plus having your drain and return.
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Nice tank, that's a sweet setup. Those extra inlets will allow for nice flow and reduce if not eliminate the need for powerheads. I would use lokline on all the outlets, able to be aimed or split to blast 2 directions out of each. I would also suggest looking at using the ports on the back as a closed loop and just use the one with the drain as a return. If you do this then you could run one pump sized for your desired flow as a "powerhead" for intank circulation plus having your drain and return.
Thanks and the is kind of the plan
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