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izza1125
04/02/2017, 12:46 AM
Starting a new 80 gallon mixed reef. Here is the build:

Deep Blue Reef Ready 80 Gallon Frag Tank (48X24X16) with 40 Breeder Sump
2 Kessil A360W-E LEDs with Spectral Controller
Reef Octopus Classic 150 INT Skimmer
Reef Octopus Varios-4 Return Pump
BRS Dual Media Reactor with MJ1200 Pump
Tunze Osmolator
2 Aqueon Pro 200 Heaters
Wavepoint Microsun 12" Refugium LED

40lbs dry Pukani
10lbs dry Tonga Shelf
10 lbs dry Tonga Branch
80lbs Arag-Alive for a 3" sand bed

Stand and canopy will be custom made by yours truly.

What do you think?
Am I forgetting something?

JUNBUG361
04/02/2017, 04:32 PM
Looks like your good to go. Don't forget patience. :thumbsup:

izza1125
04/03/2017, 06:59 PM
Forgot to add Maxspect Gyre 250 with controller.

Patience is virtue :)

river2reef2024
04/04/2017, 07:49 AM
I'm also building a set up similar to yours as is someone else on. I also built the stand. herehttps://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20170404/6cd52fe4de7eeaddfb9a44fabecfeb67.jpg

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JUNBUG361
04/04/2017, 11:17 PM
Looks good, don't forget the foam pads below the tank & sump

izza1125
04/05/2017, 02:01 AM
Clean looking stand. 2X4 and Plywood?

CrayolaViolence
04/05/2017, 08:16 AM
Looks good, don't forget the foam pads below the tank & sump

The bottom of that stand looks to have a rim. From what I understand you don't put a foam pad under a tank with a rim.

river2reef2024
04/05/2017, 09:48 AM
My tank is rimmed on bottom.

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JUNBUG361
04/05/2017, 10:32 PM
I thought the bottom part was part of the stand. Oops :headwalls:

river2reef2024
04/16/2017, 02:30 AM
Is the tank up

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