Forgot to mention. My set up costs
Tank $1275 shipped to my door
Lifereef LF1-300 with 36" skimmer $1100 (included 2 little giant pumps 1 for return and one for skimmer.
I added float switch filter cylinders, extra pump, 40 gal
Lighting 2 Icecap 660 ballasts with 4 72" vho
with lunar tracker $125
$3350 for an empty tank ready to fill with sand water, live rock. I am super happy with my setup and will be upgrading to some mh
lighting from darin at captivereefs soon so I can get some corals.