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  1. #1
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    How far we have made it....

    Just wanted to post a list and pic's of how far we have made it since we first decided to start into this ADDICTIVE hobby.....

    Heres the list:
    EQUIPMENT

    35 gallon Haggen tank

    175W MX 20,000k MH
    Prizm Skimmer Rated at 110g
    2 power heads
    Fluval 404 Canister Filter
    Hang on Filter with Substrate
    UV water sterilizer rated at 150g
    Coralife moon light

    40+ LBS of live rock
    3 1/2in substrate

    Live stock!

    2x Peppermint shrimp
    1x Coral banded shrimp
    1x Emerald crab
    1x Long spined sea urchin
    1x Lettuce sea slug
    1x Sand sifting sea cucumber
    15x blue legged hermit crabs
    10x astrea snails
    2x Fancy snails (not sure of proper name)
    1x black brittle starfish
    1x yellow sea star
    1x feather Duster

    2x Fals Perculas
    1x Scopas Tang
    1x Blue Damsel

    Star Polyps
    Zoanthus Button Polyp (orange/pink/red)
    Actinodiscus Mushroom Corals (blue)
    Condy Anemone (purple tip)
    Rock Flower Anemone

    Here are some before and after pics...
    ....Let us know what you think
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails How far we have made it....-after.jpg   How far we have made it....-befor.jpg  
    Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better -Albert Einstein

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    Hmmmm no feed back at all ? Are we doing something wrong? I hope not!!
    Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better -Albert Einstein

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    Looks great!!!!!!!!

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    it's great to be able to look back and see the progress. when some much work goes into getting there, we don't see all the gradual changes and progress.

    not trying to be the TP but i hope you know that scopas is going to outgrow your tank rather quickly.


    keep up the good work, it's paying off :b6:
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    Return Pump: Little Giant 4-MDQX SC
    Water Movement: MP40W, Seio 1500, (2) Hydor K4's
    Lighting: 400W SE MH with 10K Venture
    Skimmer: Euro-Reef RS250 with gate valve
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    Looks like your off to a great start. I have to agree with A4Twenty, the scopas (or any tang) will outgrow a tank that small.

    How long have you been an addict for now?
    Rob
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    Upgrade in the works! Keep looking for an update.


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    We've been addicted since just before Christmas.. All we wanted was some clowns for our daughter - and it turned into this. Then not too long, I got a close friend of mine at work addicted and I've been helping him through it mostly. He's got a nice huge tank, so I guess I would donate my scopas when the time comes..

    Thanks guys for all the help!
    Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better -Albert Einstein

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