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Finally installed my custom tank from Neptune's

Discussion in 'Neptune Aquatics' started by dfladermaus, Feb 9, 2017.

  1. dfladermaus

    dfladermaus Guest

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    Just thought I would share a few of the pictures. Only took me about 12 months to finally get this up and running. Thanks for the awesome tank!

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    Looks awesome! What bulbs are you running?
     
  3. Baykes

    Baykes Webmaster

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    Oooo very nice! What are the dimensions?
     
  4. Tmjvb

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    Looks great!
    I love the depth
     
  5. Bruce Spiegelman

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    Dimensions?
     
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    Ranjib Dey Webmaster

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    Looks great. Two sides of the aquarium will be inaccessible, hope that won't cause pain.
     
  7. Bruce Spiegelman

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    Is it fully supported by a stand? Hard to tell from the pic,
     
  8. bee505

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    Very nice so far. What are the specs on the tank?
     
  9. sfsuphysics

    sfsuphysics Supporting Member

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    Hey 12 months is an instant in this hobby when setting up a tank, better to get it done right than get it done :)
     
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    nice! does look like a tight squeeze where it's at, but the setup sure does look nice.
     
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    Nice looking tank. Congrats.
     
  12. Vincerama2

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    Looks great! A year to set up? What's your hurry? This is reefing!

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    Dimensions are 60x35x20" with effective length after subtracting the overflow and dry boxes of 52".

    I'm running an ATI powermodule with LEDs (first gen). Bulbs are 4 blue plus, 2 actinic, 1 coral plus, & 1 purple plus.



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    I had it built to fit tight into the space. It turned out perfect. Though getting the sump in was quite a challenge.


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  16. Vhuang168

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    Tank looks great. But having restricted access to the sump like that looks to be a pain to maintain depending on how you have it setup.

    Is that a Vertex CaRx I see in the sump?


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  17. dfladermaus

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    Sump access actually is not that restricted. The depth is the only challenge under the tank.

    Yes, Vertex CaRx.
     
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    Looked liked the access to these sump is pretty tight


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    The reactor isn't IN the sump right? As in submerged?
     
  20. roostertech

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    why not?
     

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