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Old 09/28/2013, 02:53 PM   #1
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October 2013 Tank of the Month!

For the month of October we are featuring Brahm Goodis' (Mammothreefer) 67 US-gallon rimless reef aquarium.

More details can be found here.

Congratulations, Brahm!

Also check out the Reefkeeping Blog!

If you'd like to nominate a tank for Tank of the Month, click here or use the button to the right.


Current Tank Info: Planning phase.
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Old 10/05/2013, 05:00 AM   #2
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Gorgeous set up Brahm, thanks for sharing!

There's a lady I've known forever. She's taken ill as of late.
On top of that, she's being abused by those to whom she has given everything... Lies about her abound, and seem to come from all sides. Just breaks my heart. Maybe, if we join together, we can help her heal.
She's well over 230 years old, but way too young to die. Her name is 'America'... And I love her and I have always been proud of her.

Current Tank Info: 220 gal reef with 200+ gals of sump and refugium.
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Old 10/05/2013, 05:14 AM   #3
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Really pleased to see all your hard work recognised mate, stunning display of colorful thriving corals that i know we'll see again bigger and better

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Old 10/05/2013, 05:31 AM   #4
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Beautiful Tank. Congratulations.

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Old 10/05/2013, 05:35 AM   #5
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Very nice! It's displays like this that makes me glad I'm in this me inspiration!

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Old 10/06/2013, 07:34 AM   #6
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just goes to show that bigger is not always better. your tank is simple and ridiculous. definitely an inspiration to me.


Current Tank Info: Standard 90 gallon with a 55 gallon sump, Skimz Dc skimmer, 2xJebao wp25 pumps, Lumentek pro 180 over half and a 2bulb t5HO on the other half.
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Old 10/06/2013, 07:47 AM   #7
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Beautiful system, certainly deserving of TOTM.

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Old 10/06/2013, 08:28 AM   #8
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Congrats. Love the "old school" methods you use. Obviously, it's working for you!!!

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Old 10/06/2013, 04:45 PM   #9
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Congrats on a job well done.

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Old 10/06/2013, 07:16 PM   #10
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Beautiful tank. Love all the colors.

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Old 10/07/2013, 02:05 PM   #11
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I tell ya its the spike of green acro that make your tank really pop. awesome

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Old 10/08/2013, 09:02 PM   #12
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Great looking tank and good write up. It's impressive to see how your tank has thrived in spite of the AEFW. a testament to your husbandry. I wish you well in eradicating them.

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Old 10/08/2013, 09:16 PM   #13
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Nice Congrats, and I have always found your post of good helpful experienced information.

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Old 10/10/2013, 08:22 PM   #14
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Congrats. Well deserved. Tank rocks!


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Old 10/10/2013, 08:28 PM   #15
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Congrats! Very beautiful tank!

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Old 10/11/2013, 05:10 AM   #16
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WOW! Beautiful.

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Old 10/12/2013, 11:21 PM   #17
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Hi Brahm !

congraturlations from Panama, beautiful reef tank in only 67 glns !!!
only one question, the coral feeding is once a week ?

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Current Tank Info: 60''L x 24''W x 27''H with a 75 glns sump with no sand nor caulerpa only water but containing: phosphate removal reactor, carbon reactor, biopelets chamber. Have installed P. Skimmer Octopus Super Reef EXT5000 , Chiller 1HP.
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Old 10/15/2013, 06:24 AM   #18
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Current Tank Info : 10 Gallon Sumpless Tank, 3 "Live Sand Light kessil a80
Live Stock Info : 1 tomato clown
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Old 10/15/2013, 08:09 AM   #19
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Beautiful reef!! Im curious, how much and how often do you change your GFO?

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Old 10/16/2013, 08:27 PM   #20
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Well deserved! Beautiful tank.

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Old 10/17/2013, 03:39 AM   #21
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Great tank! I have a tank the same size and your setup gave a lot of good pointers!

Thanks for sharing!

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Old 10/17/2013, 06:50 AM   #22
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Congrats,a beautiful tank.

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Old 10/18/2013, 10:16 AM   #23
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Beautiful. Great Job.
I was curious. How long has this tank been set up? You mentioned in the article that some of your corals started out as tiny specs. Did most of your livestock start as frags or did you purchase large specimens?

Thanks for the inspiration. This November will by one year for me and my tank.

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Old 10/18/2013, 03:21 PM   #24
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Great looking tank, well deserved. Congrats.

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Old 10/18/2013, 04:13 PM   #25
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Very impressive. Love the colors. Gz

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