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Main Tank: 225gl Starphire (60Lx36Wx24H) Euro-Braced Reef Tank 

Water Movement: TUNZE 6100 Stream, SEIO 1500, One Aquaclear 270 Powerhead   

Main Pump: Sequence DART  

Skimmer:  Deltec AP851 

Calcium Reactor: GEO Calcium Reactor 

Main Lighting: Two 250 watt Metal Halide housed in Lumenarc III Reflectors 
Bulbs: Two XM 10K 250 Watt SE - Three 140 watt VHO (Two Uri Actinic, One Actinic White)
Ballasts: Two Hellolights ARO PRO Series Ballasts M58
Sump: 45gl sump, 4 cups of carbon changed every month. Small Refugium in sump.
Top Off: Tank is topped off with Kalkwasser using a Deltec KM500 Kalk Stirrer

 
Water Parameters:
•	Calcium: ~ 400 PPM
•	Alkalinity: ~ 7.5dKH
•	Specific Gravity: ~1.026
•	pH: ~ 8.23
•	Temperature:~ 77.4Ί - 79.0Ί
•	Nitrate: Undetectable
•	Phosphate: Undetectable

Photo Caption: Main Tank: 225gl Starphire (60Lx36Wx24H) Euro-Braced Reef Tank Water Movement: TUNZE 6100 Stream, SEIO 1500, One Aquaclear 270 Powerhead Main Pump: Sequence DART Skimmer: Deltec AP851 Calcium Reactor: GEO Calcium Reactor Main Lighting: Two 250 watt Metal Halide housed in Lumenarc III Reflectors Bulbs: Two XM 10K 250 Watt SE - Three 140 watt VHO (Two Uri Actinic, One Actinic White) Ballasts: Two Hellolights ARO PRO Series Ballasts M58 Sump: 45gl sump, 4 cups of carbon changed every month. Small Refugium in sump. Top Off: Tank is topped off with Kalkwasser using a Deltec KM500 Kalk Stirrer Water Parameters: • Calcium: ~ 400 PPM • Alkalinity: ~ 7.5dKH • Specific Gravity: ~1.026 • pH: ~ 8.23 • Temperature:~ 77.4Ί - 79.0Ί • Nitrate: Undetectable • Phosphate: Undetectable
Tank Description: Main Tank: 225gl Starphire (60Lx36Wx24H) Euro-Braced Reef Tank Water Movement: TUNZE 6100 Stream, SEIO 1500, One Aquaclear 270 Powerhead Main Pump: Sequence DART Skimmer: Deltec AP851 Calcium Reactor: GEO Calcium Reactor Main Lighting: Two 250 watt Metal Halide housed in Lumenarc III Reflectors Bulbs: Two XM 10K 250 Watt SE - Three 140 watt VHO (Two Uri Actinic, One Actinic White) Ballasts: Two Hellolights ARO PRO Series Ballasts M58 Sump: 45gl sump, 4 cups of carbon changed every month. Small Refugium in sump. Top Off: Tank is topped off with Kalkwasser using a Deltec KM500 Kalk Stirrer Water Parameters: β€’ Calcium: ~ 400 PPM β€’ Alkalinity: ~ 7.5dKH β€’ Specific Gravity: ~1.026 β€’ pH: ~ 8.23 β€’ Temperature:~ 77.4ΒΊ - 79.0ΒΊ β€’ Nitrate: Undetectable β€’ Phosphate: Undetectable
Ranked #13 out of 1516 reef tanks worldwide
This tank looks better than 99.14% of tanks in this category
The Average Score for this tank is: 7.15
This tank has been rated : 312 times.
The Average Score for this category is: 5.08
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About Yourself: http://rimlessreef.weebly.com/
Fish Kept: 1 Naso Tang 3 Yellow Tangs 1 Kole Tang 1 Blue Tang 1 Fox Face 1 Copperband Butterfly 4 Lyetrail Anthais (1 male, 3 female) 1 Blue Devil Damsel
Corals/Plants Kept: Acropora: Pink millepora Lemon Lime millepora Multi-color millepora Blue tenuis Tricolor Valida Blue humilis Green Slimer Blue Slimer Purple Monster Becker Blue Tort Yellow Tort Blue tip Stag Purple Stag Sky Blue tipped aspera Purple and blue rubosta Teal Corallites nobilis Purple tip deswali Glowsticks and sapphire kimbesis Montipora: Orange capricornis Green capricornis Orange digitata Green digitata Purple digitata Barney purple encrusting Blue polyp encrusting Orange encrusting Green and orange polyp encrusting Other Corals: Pink pocillopora damicornis Green Pink pocillopora damicornis Green Star Polyps Zooanthids (assorted colonies and colors)
Tank Size: 225

Comments

  • A much more vibrant and a far greater range of corals then the cable mike tank currently at number 1 it is a travesty if this is not rated higher within the next few weeks the gods gonnads of Marine tanks. tom28bowhay avatar tom28bowhay

    2010-01-25 16:10:54

  • Amazing Tank! would love to have this little beauty. Johnnyb avatar Johnnyb

    2009-09-28 13:24:16

  • your tank is slicker then goose shit bro,i can imagine the chedder you got in it check mine out some time short avatar short

    2009-06-06 16:48:46

  • Possibly the best looking marine tank i've seen. silvertip avatar silvertip

    2009-05-04 15:21:23

  • Stunning tank mate you should be No. One!!! Keep up the good work and look forward to seeing more of your tank! cheryl avatar cheryl

    2009-04-24 17:16:59

  • Beautiful just Beautiful !!! tdj420 avatar tdj420

    2008-06-28 01:02:49

  • great looking tank hopefuly mine will mature to be a work of art like yours great job. holyscoly avatar holyscoly

    2007-12-21 22:48:14

  • Amazing...very nice! ebruenin avatar ebruenin

    2007-11-28 11:40:17

  • Your webpage seems to be down. Do you have another address I can see more pictures in ? Fish avatar pmcummer

    2007-10-03 23:56:06

  • Beautiful Tank. Love every inch of it! negomez avatar negomez

    2007-10-02 16:21:23

  • If it ain't broke don't fix it! natureboy222 avatar natureboy222

    2007-08-19 18:08:09

  • This is totally amazing! I have always loved the way that marine aquariums look, but I fear the deaths of $50 fish. I have only had freshwater aquariums, but seeing this aquarium makes me want to do saltwater. Maybe someday! fishgirlieDJS avatar fishgirlieDJS

    2007-06-14 01:54:36

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