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Old 03-06-2014, 04:16 AM   #1
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Hi all I'm new to the site figured i would show off my new aquarium it's a 150 salt aquarium . I am a beginner but have done freshwater for years . And I get my 1134 watt halide light in two days can't wait.Click image for larger version

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Old 03-06-2014, 02:46 PM   #2
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Old 03-07-2014, 03:04 AM   #5
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Do you plan on adding more live rock? You should have approximately 200lbs to do it right. You can also add dead base rock as well, but the rock is your main source of bio-filtration.
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Ya I know I need a lot more live rock but I just spent 500 on lighting alone this month so it cut me out for the live rock lol. Not including my other supplies. But thank you for the tip
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1134 watts total with three 250 watt metal halides and four acentic blues even tho that's not what I ordered and eight led strips.
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