Ady,s 42x30x20 reef

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Got the tank full and running had to put the siporax in a net to fit it in . The skimmer is into in the 1st chamber . 2nd chamber will have miracle mud and cheato with some of the live rock .3rd chamber return pumps and biohome as no room left in 1st chamber. Will try and jig stuff around

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Lights on and pretty much done for now still gotta catch more fish n critters out my other tank and put in . Haven't put any sand in yet

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Hi tanks coming along nicely added miracle mud and cheato plus ulva testinalis seaweed which like cheato eats the nutrients . Added a couple of drags today thanks to fr4ggy . Getting more tomorrow so will add pics tomorrow

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Reply #19

That looks really nice Ady , are you adding any sand to the bottom or staying as is ?

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That looks really nice Ady , are you adding any sand to the bottom or staying as is ?
not sure thinking of leaving it bare bottom as I had nitrate issues in last tank so gonna leave it it for now and see how it goes

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Reply #21

Didn't think I would like a bare bottom tank but I think it looks really good

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Reply #22

Hi all . I added a royal gramma and 6 more sps frags tonight and added a couple more bits of rock to fill it out . I have a flame angel on order from my daughter for my birthday so looking forward to that .will put up some pics tomorrow

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Reply #23

Here's some snaps of the sps frags.  No sign of the royal gramma hopefully just hiding

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Reply #24

Royal gramma is fine but still hiding in the rocks . I read this can be common they take a while to settle so hopefully it will start coming out soon

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