93 gallon cube build

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  1. Crmddp

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    This is long overdue but I figured I should finally put a thread together showing my 93 cube build. I wanted to utilize a space in my living room that otherwise wasn't being used. I wanted to house the tank and all the equipment so it was out of sight. I built two storage compartments that also double as seats on both sides of the tank for easy viewing. I have had many tanks in the past and with this build I decided I wanted a minimal approach and I wanted the tank to primarily be SPS with a high focus on acros.

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    WOW! Beautiful!!!
    Nice Stand!
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    Thanks! I have many more photos to add as the tank is a solid 1.5 years grown in now. Stay posted for additional photos.
     
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    As the tank settled in I started my search for the most colorful sps corals I could find. This go around I decided I was going to dedicate myself to keeping great water quality with weekly water changes to keep the acros healthy and thriving.
     
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    Stunning!!! :eek:;)
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    very nice
     
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    Love the aquascape and coral placement!:)
     
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    mdbannister Ahh...the Reef Life Staff Member Team R2R R2R Excellence Award SCMAS Member Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    WOW!! Stunning reef!
     
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    That's amazing. Great scape and balance between open swimming and rock work. It really has filled in. Thanks for sharing!
     
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    Thanks that's the route I was trying to go. After his weekend the fish will have a little more room to swim. I'm fragging/ removing a couple colonies to make room for some new frags.
     
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    What do you have in the two side compartments? Really like how you set that up.
     
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    Really nice craftsmanship
     
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    I have my gfo/carbon reactor, controllers, and batter back up in one. The other I have my ato container in the other. I also keep test kits and all the other misc. items I try to keep out of site.
     
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    That's awesome.
     
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    Took a couple pictures of the tank tonight. Made some space on the upper left of the tank for a new shelf to grow out some new frags coming from TCK next week.
     
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