d2mini's "Essential Focus" Mixed Reef Build

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  1. matt47890

    matt47890 New Member

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    What sand are you using in this pic I’m trying to put it into my lagoon tank
     

  2. d2mini

    d2mini Moderator Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter Photo of the Month Award R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor

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    Just FYI.... three of these showed up at my door this weekend. :)
    Now I just need to get my hands on our club's par meter before opening up my Radions and doing the install.
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    najer Valuable Member

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    It will be very interesting to see how much you need to raise the levels.
    Thinking of buying a G4 pro for my low cube, wouldn't get it without one of these.
     
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    d2mini Moderator Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter Photo of the Month Award R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor

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    First FTS of 2018.

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  5. kschweer

    kschweer Zoas!!! Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award NJRC Member Partner Member 2018

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    Wow man!! Beautiful!
     
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    cFloor Active Member R2R Supporter

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    First shot of 2018 lookin good!!
     
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  7. Hreef

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    Beautiful Dennis just beautiful :)
     
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  8. kid976

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    I got them on my g4s it will be interesting to see what readings you get once you get the par meter. I turned intensity up just 5% but have no idea what par I’m getting. The overall look the diffusers give is really pleasant. It really does give that t-5 blanket spread.
     
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  9. d2mini

    d2mini Moderator Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter Photo of the Month Award R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor

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    Thanks, kev!

    Thank you :)

    Thanks, holly! With help from some of your coral. :)

    Awesome. :)
    I held one under one of the radions and it almost seemed to make it appear brighter.
     
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  10. revhtree

    revhtree Owner Administrator Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter Photo of the Month Award R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    Your tank has come along way since the reboot! It looks fantastic bud! :)
     
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  11. d2mini

    d2mini Moderator Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter Photo of the Month Award R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor

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    Thank you, sir!
    Was rebooted in April so it's been going for just about 10 months now. :)
     
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    revhtree Owner Administrator Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter Photo of the Month Award R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    I also just rebooted! Removed all the rock and most of the sand and replaced with Fiji rock and a little more coarse sand.
     
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  13. Dirtrider225

    Dirtrider225 Well-Known Member Partner Member 2018

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    This tank is awesome. Love what youve done! Hope all your issues with Dinoflagellates was resolved
     
  14. Hreef

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    Gotta get shaggy humilis back in your tank
     
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  16. d2mini

    d2mini Moderator Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter Photo of the Month Award R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor

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    We do!!!! I miss that one. :(
     
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  17. Hreef

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    I frag you a chunk of it and txt you when it’s ready
     
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  18. d2mini

    d2mini Moderator Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter Photo of the Month Award R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor

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    Just a pic of some of my babies before they left the nest today, headed to their new home.
    About quarter size.

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    The mommas are easily double in size.

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  19. kschweer

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    Some of the nicest I’ve seen!!!
     
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    WOW! Those are some impressive jawbreakers!
     
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