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Start of 'Something New'

Posted 02/04/2013 at 10:01 PM by worm5406 (180 gallon build)

OK so hear goes nothing.. I hope.. I wonder who or what will read this anyway.

It all started many years ago.... (oops not that far back)

SO...

I have a 120 that sits in the living room. I have 2 fx5's and about 120+lb of live rock. and 100+ live sand.

The stand is a custom built.

I have a HOB RO skimmer and 2 panaorama pro's with added on modules.

Back before the holidays of 2012 I wanted to make sure the tank was going...
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Just about there...

Posted 02/04/2013 at 05:30 PM by Avonlea,PA (My Journey into Reefkeeping)

The stand is almost complete. I installed the doors today. I'm very happy with them. I purchased them through Advantage Cabinet Doors (http://www.advantagecabinetdoors.com/). I also ordered drawer fronts for false drawers to fill in the gap above the doors, but I messed up and ordered the wrong size, so they were re-ordered today. Duh. Here is the crate that the doors came in:
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180 gallon build

Posted 02/04/2013 at 01:17 PM by worm5406 (180 gallon build)
Updated 02/04/2013 at 10:09 PM by worm5406

I am going to document my 180g build here.

It will be the upgrade from my existing 120g.
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A Reef Tank in the Desert - +/- 1,400 gallon system

Posted 02/04/2013 at 10:50 AM by danfeig

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The 49ers really ****ed me off! How about the officiating in the last 30 seconds???? Definitely a good game though.

Thanks for the kudos on the fish room. I still need to get a better exhaust system in the room. My son had several friends over this weekend to work on an english project. I was going in and out of the fish room and overheard one of his girlfriends say "Ewe, it smells like SeaWorld here!" I of course don't smell a thing!

The scaffold has
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Stand almost complete

Posted 01/31/2013 at 08:22 PM by Avonlea,PA (My Journey into Reefkeeping)

I put the final coat of paint on the stand last night. It's looking really sweet. All that is left now is to paint and install the doors, which are expected to arrive tomorrow by FedEx. I also completed the electrical today. I now have a dedicated 15 amp circuit behind where the stand will be, as well as a shared 15 amp circuit ( the new circuit is the one with the 4 outlets in the pic below). I also put a low voltage access in the wall to eventually run an Ethernet line for the Apex that I will...
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