Back in the adiction and wow lots have change

Discussion in 'New to Saltwater & Reef Aquariums? Post Here' started by Aquamannytv, Feb 12, 2018.

  1. Aquamannytv

    Aquamannytv Member

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    hello, every I will like to start by introducing my self, my name is Manny and I guess like everyone here I am a reef addict. lol back in the wagon yes after 10 years of not even look at a reef tank or even a website or forum about fish. I am back and to my surprise, everything has changed so much. I remember using MH now is LED's my computer was an Aquatronica and is used to built all my filtration system and everything my self, which am planning on doing so I will like to ask for some help here so I can catch up to all the new equipment and tech out there I will be building everything I can DIY my self so fallow me along this long and new journey and see what I will come up with thanks to everyone in advance
     
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    HotRockTarBaby Fish Fanatic! R2R Supporter Build Thread Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    Welcome back! Great place to get good info, you'll like it here.
     
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    MaddyP 'Til Reefdom Come... R2R Supporter SCMAS Member Build Thread Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    Welcome back to the hobby, Manny!

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    thank you guys it feels good to see reef tanks now I know how much I miss the Hobie btw I had another username here it was since 2007 I don't know if I have to delete it the username is thesaent14
     
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    MaddyP 'Til Reefdom Come... R2R Supporter SCMAS Member Build Thread Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    #Mods might be able to help with this...
     
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    Big G Valuable Member R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor

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    Welcome to the group, Manny! Lots of kind and helpful people here :)
     
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    Welcome back to R2R :cool::cool:
     
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    crabs_mcjones Hooray, I'm useful! R2R Supporter Reef Squad R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor

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    Welcome to R2R!! welcome12_af875eaa887ed91c39e4c81c7d4fd966-0ed06ab93ea565647147c6beddbca4eb.gif tenor (3).gif
     
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    welcome back, i also just started back after many years and decided to dive right in, no pun intended...
    you are right, alot has changed as when i started my computer was a dial timer...that was high tech..
     
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    Fin Is it wet yet? R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Louisiana Reef Club

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    4FordFamily Tang, Angel, & Wrasse Addict Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter Reef Squad Leader R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    Welcome home, you will love it here!

    Keep us posted with your build with lots of photos! :)
     
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    i really like al the new stuffout

    trust me lol everything is extremely new I was looking at one of the tanks of the month and am thinking of making something ar similar

    y idea of my future tank is rimless lots of tech I don't want to touch the tank after I setup lol wishful thinking lol I like cubes
    you guys have any good ides
     
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    I am sure will I have youtube channel witch I post some of the stuff I am making, for now, I just have some spearguns but will be adding the built to y channel
     
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    I really like this one i think am going for something like this amazing4.jpg is so clean
     
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    Maritimer Moderator Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter Reef Squad Leader CTARS Member R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    You've aimed high!

    Welcome to Reef2Reef, and welcome back to reefing!

    The differences are pretty amazing - back when I got started, the first trickle-filters were making headlines. I couldn't afford one, so had undergravels and HOBs.

    ~Bruce
     
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    reef lover Valuable Member R2R Supporter Reef Squad R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor

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    scott11106 Active Member R2R Supporter Build Thread Contributor

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    that is an amazing setup, I too aspire to have something like that. please keep the post coming as i will follow along
     
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    I have being reading and looking at so many amazing tanks it’s crazy and beautiful what we have now days

    Let’s start with the ideas what you guys recommend let’s start with the tank my friend told me deep tanks is what’s the lates what are good dimensions my first idea was rimless 36x24x24 btw like I post before I will be making must of the part meaning tank ,stand,sump,reactors and what ever I can built
     
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    I felt in love that tank looks so clean as sooon I saw it my DIY mentality when to the roof with extra ideas to the setup I have in my head

    Thank you so far for the good comments I really feel welcome here
     
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