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Old 01/22/2018, 09:46 AM   #1
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mls228ís SCA 150g Build Thread

Iíll journal my SCA 150g build here.

Planned specs:
SCA 150g 60x24x24
DIY Plywood Stand
GEO 618 Calcium Reactor + Carbon Doser Regulator
Trigger or Advanced Acrylics or DIY (last choice) sump
Skimmer TBD
Return Pump TBD
Basement water change and mixing station




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Old 01/22/2018, 09:53 AM   #2
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Iíve been working on the stand design. Iím going for all 3/4 hardwood plywood construction (probably birch).





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Old 01/22/2018, 08:24 PM   #3
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Picked up the 55g drums for the water change and mixing station.


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Old 01/24/2018, 08:28 AM   #4
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Looks like a great start!!! Keep us posted on your progress.


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Current Tank Info: SCA 150G, 5 inch sand bed, 2 Tunze 6095s, 6 lamp T5 @ 54w each with 2 all Blue Reefbrites, and Continuous Water Change System
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Old 01/24/2018, 08:19 PM   #5
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Tank arrived from SCA in California!


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Old 02/03/2018, 03:01 PM   #6
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Put a dent in the water mixing station.


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Old 02/04/2018, 08:31 AM   #7
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Planning 1Ē plumbing. Will repurpose my old Genx PCX40 return pump 1190gph as the muscle.


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Water station progress. Not the best. Not the worst. Can always improve later.


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Old 02/13/2018, 11:05 PM   #9
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Wood for stand. 3/4 Maple Plywood


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Old 02/15/2018, 11:15 PM   #10
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Started in on the stand....pocket holes and lots of glue.


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More stand progress. Lots of screws and glue. The wet looking parts are just from the glue cleanup.




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