2.4 x .850 x 720
approximately 1500 Litres
1.20 x .50 x .400
approximately 500 Litres
3 year old tank
Protein skimmer.. Deltec AP1004
Calcium Reactor.. aquacare
Computer system.. IKS
Main Pump .. Deltec 5250, 6000L
Top up.. Tunze Osmolator, IKS dosing pump
Water Flow .. Tunze Streams, 4 x 6100(12000L) 1 x 6200 (20000L)
Nitrate Reactor.. Natureef
Phostphate removal .. Salifert Phostphate Killer
Temperature: 25 - 27°C (IKS Computer)
pH: 7.80 - 8.10 (IKS Computer)
Specific gravity: 1.025 (Refractometer)
Calcium: 400 mg/l (Salifert test kit)
Magnesium 1300 ppm (Salifert test kit)
dKH: 8.5 (Salifert test kit)
Nitrate: 2ppm (Salifert test kit)
Phostphate: .20ppm (Hannah Photometer)
4 x 400 watts Coralvue 14K single-ended metal halide bulbs
8 x 54 watts T5s (osram blue 67)
Buy the best equipment, so much money is wasted by always upgrading.
Red Stylophora ,Red Pocillopora
Red Seriatopora , Hydrophora
There is nothing more beautiful than a thriving saltwater tank, but these tanks can be expensive to set up and maintain.
Starting a new tank can be time-consuming, especially if you have to choose all of your own equipment.
Also known as oto cats, otocinclus catfish are some of the smallest aquarium fish out there and also some of the best algae eaters.