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Hey all,

This is my build thread. I'll start with my equipment:

Red Sea Reefer Nano (21 gal display)
Kessil A160WE and ReefBrite Lumi Lite (2 strips)
DYI canopy
(2) Nero 3 pumps
AquaMaxx FC-80 skimmer
Jebao 2500 return pump
Eheim heater with Inkbird controller
Bag of Purigen
Bunch of liverock in the sump, too
Trigger ATO reservoir
Tunze ATO pump


All rock started dead Marco
CaribSea Special grade
Self-made aquascape

DYI cabinet

I'll post pics soon.
 
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Hey all,

This is my build thread. I'll start with my equipment:

Red Sea Reefer Nano (21 gal display)
Kessil A160WE and ReefBrite Lumi Lite (2 strips)
DYI canopy
(2) Nero 3 pumps
AquaMaxx FC-80 skimmer
Jebao 2500 return pump
Eheim heater with Inkbird controller
Bag of Purigen
Bunch of liverock in the sump, too
Trigger ATO reservoir
Tunze ATO pump
Kamoer doser (AllForReef)

All rock started dead Marco
CaribSea Special grade
Self-made aquascape

DYI cabinet

I'll post pics soon.
 
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Current livestock:

Fish:
Six-lined wrasse
PJ Cardinal
Tailspot Blenny
Royal Gramma

Inverts:
Cleaner Shrimp
Various snails (trocus, astrea, turbo, bumblebee, nassarius)

Coral:
SPS: TSA exquisita stag, green slimer, PC Rainbow, 2 mystery tenuis, Golden Goose milli, 24k milli, Foxflame, Bill Murray, BC Fireball, Vivid Rainbow, Christmas Mirabilus
LPS: Green Scoly, Teal Duncan, Ultron Favia
 

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Current livestock:

Fish:
Six-lined wrasse
PJ Cardinal
Tailspot Blenny
Royal Gramma

Inverts:
Cleaner Shrimp
Various snails (trocus, astrea, turbo, bumblebee, nassarius)

Coral:
SPS: TSA exquisita stag, green slimer, PC Rainbow, 2 mystery tenuis, Golden Goose milli, 24k milli, Foxflame, Bill Murray, BC Fireball, Vivid Rainbow, Christmas Mirabilus
LPS: Green Scoly, Teal Duncan, Ultron Favia
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Tank is looking much better organized. Sump is too.
 

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Christmas Mirabilis, BM, mystery Tenuis
 

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PC Rainbow, TG Golden Goose
 

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Fixed the canopy and added light. Corals growing.
 

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