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Old 07-06-2005, 11:06 AM   #1
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How do you guys power everything?

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I have a mess of wires ,as Im sure most of us do, that power everything.I was just wondering what you guys are doing... Power strips, any custom elec boxes out there ??? with all the timers and plugs Im running out of room..lol any pics would be helpful too Thanks
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Old 07-06-2005, 12:56 PM   #2
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power strips, and a padded wallet before the electric bill shows up
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Yeah tell me about it. I just got Elec bill with new mh light... over $200 yikes

A/C has a lot to do with it also
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Power strips and a UPS back up in case the power kicks. You always want to keep the tanks heated and circulating somehow.
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I made a power board with a dedicated 15 Amp connection to the main panel. The board is split in 2 seperate switched circuit protected with GFI. One never knows.... AC and salt water.... Eewww...

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I just ran a 150' extension cord to my neighbors outside outlet and covered it with leaves. I'm going to bury it in conduit when they go on vacation.....
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i just picked up a new UPS for my tank, just to be safe if the power goes out.
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??... are you going to like drill a hole in the wall? or keep a window open all the time?
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