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Tank at nearly 2 months
Ranked #1093 out of 1509 reef tanks worldwide
This tank looks better than 27.57% of tanks in this category
The Average Score for this tank is: 4.6
This tank has been rated : 273 times.
The Average Score for this category is: 5.08
State: None/Other
Country: Australia Australia Flag
Photo Caption: Tank at nearly 2 months...
Description: 3ft - custom 32gal display with false back allowing for a further 18gal refugium at the back... initially used for bio-balls in a wet and dry setup however now the live rock and sand have taken over the balls have been removed and the area filled for use as a refuge... 35kg of live rock in the display 10kg of live rock to be added to the fuge with oolitic DSB for phytoplankton production and Nitrate reduction... Tank will be 2 months on 7/12/06 - so still a way to go...
Advice: For a reef Nitrate reduction and skimming is important / keep plenty of waterflow and plenty of Live Rock. Macro Algae for natural food and Nurtient export / along with differing sand beds for producing other important food for some Corals...
Fish Kept: Purple Firefish
Corals/Plants Kept: Green OrganPipe / Yellow Toadstool Leather / Purple Finger Leather / Branching Excellence Button polyps and Xenia also some type of SPS growing naturally on Rock.
Quote: Stress less (care more)
About Yourself: Sydney, Australia / Systems Manager

 

Comments

  • what type of filter and media are you using your tank looks good but not quite polished looking whater thats why I asked Fish avatar m t slick

    2012-12-03 06:51:24

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JB1978 - Additional Pictures

  • Yellow Toadstool Leather Coral
    Photo Caption: Yellow Toadstool Leather Coral
    Rating: 4.48
    Votes: 40 times.
    Category Avg. Score: 4.75
    Rated higher than 68.14% of tanks in this category
    Ranked #755 out of 2370 worldwide
  • Red Carnation Coral  not a beginers Coral Difficult to Feed
    Photo Caption: Red Carnation Coral - not a beginers Coral, Difficult to Feed...
    Rating: 5.59
    Votes: 49 times.
    Category Avg. Score: 4.75
    Rated higher than 90.63% of tanks in this category
    Ranked #222 out of 2370 worldwide
  • Hermit Crab
    Photo Caption: Hermit Crab
    Rating: 4.28
    Votes: 46 times.
    Category Avg. Score: 4.75
    Rated higher than 65.4% of tanks in this category
    Ranked #820 out of 2370 worldwide
  • Purple Firefish Nemateleotris decora
    Photo Caption: Purple Firefish (Nemateleotris decora)
    Rating: 5
    Votes: 38 times.
    Category Avg. Score: 5.11
    Rated higher than 53.91% of tanks in this category
    Ranked #724 out of 1571 worldwide
  • Purple Firefish Nemateleotris decora  Fin Raised
    Photo Caption: Purple Firefish (Nemateleotris decora) - Fin Raised
    Rating: 5.19
    Votes: 42 times.
    Category Avg. Score: 5.11
    Rated higher than 60.34% of tanks in this category
    Ranked #623 out of 1571 worldwide
  • Purple Firefish Nemateleotris decora  Head On
    Photo Caption: Purple Firefish (Nemateleotris decora) - Head On...
    Rating: 4.74
    Votes: 43 times.
    Category Avg. Score: 5.11
    Rated higher than 43.73% of tanks in this category
    Ranked #884 out of 1571 worldwide
  • Purple Firefish Nemateleotris decora  Im Outta here
    Photo Caption: Purple Firefish (Nemateleotris decora) - "I'm Outta here"
    Rating: 4.57
    Votes: 42 times.
    Category Avg. Score: 5.11
    Rated higher than 41.44% of tanks in this category
    Ranked #920 out of 1571 worldwide
  • Some sort of branching Elegance
    Photo Caption: Some sort of branching Elegance
    Rating: 4.35
    Votes: 49 times.
    Category Avg. Score: 4.75
    Rated higher than 64.43% of tanks in this category
    Ranked #843 out of 2370 worldwide
  • Tube Anemone
    Photo Caption: Tube Anemone
    Rating: 3.46
    Votes: 48 times.
    Category Avg. Score: 4.75
    Rated higher than 46.96% of tanks in this category
    Ranked #1257 out of 2370 worldwide
  • Tank at 6 months
    Photo Caption: Tank at 6 months
    Rating: 4.42
    Votes: 240 times.
    Category Avg. Score: 5.08
    Rated higher than 21.87% of tanks in this category
    Ranked #1179 out of 1509 worldwide