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Old 10-15-2007, 07:48 PM   #1
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125G Mostly Malawi, Mostly African Tank

The Tank


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Stock List

1 Aulonocara Baenschi (M)

1 Aulonocara sp. "Ruby Red" (M)

1 Aulonocara sp. "OB" (M)

9 Cynotilapia sp. “White Top Hara” (Galireya Reef)

1 Copadichromis borleyi (M)

5 Labeotropheus trewavase “Mpanga Red”

4 Loach, Clown

1 Loach, Yo-Yo

1 Melanochromis sp. (M)

5 Metriaclima aurora

3 Metriaclima estherae (Red x Red)

2 Metriaclima estherae (OB)

1 Otopharynx lithobates “Zimbabwe Rock” (M)

3 Pseudotropheus acei

6 Pseudotropheus elongatus (Ussiya)

2 Pseudotropheus socolofi (Albino)

1 Sciaenochromis fryeri (M)

1 Synodontis eupterus

1 Synodontis granulosus

49 Fish total

Specs & Equipment

Tank

- AGA 125G reef-ready tank w/dual overflows
- DIY custom built stand
- Standard lighting (2) 36" 60W fixtures

Decor
- 3M ColorQuartz substrate (S-grade in black)
- 100+ pounds of feather rock

Filtration/Hardware
- Eheim 2217 canister
- DIY wet/dry trickle filter (25 gals)
- Ocean Runner 6500 return pump (~1000GPH)
- Durso standpipes
- Stealth heater (300W)
- (2) Hydor Koralia 2 powerheads (600GPH each)
- 12W Turbo Twist UV sterilizer
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Old 10-15-2007, 08:15 PM   #2
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What an awesome setup. Incredible fish and tank. Great work.
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Thanks, Rich.....hey are you planning on going to AFISH?
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Old 10-15-2007, 08:41 PM   #4
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Very fantastic looking tank! I love the look of it and your fish are gorgeous. I have many of the same fish in my 125 African tank.
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Old 10-15-2007, 09:00 PM   #5
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Hey, let me know how that feather rock works out... I am thinking about using it in my large tank... Is it easy to sink?
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Would to wild whit top hara work in a 55 gallon when I got them the store said they would be fine but I am not sure
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Beautiful set-up.
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Old 04-10-2011, 11:28 PM   #8
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This thread is over three and half years old, and the OP hasn't been on for years.
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