Mini Shallow Reef Upgrade

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  1. Iceman001

    Iceman001 Active Member Build Thread Contributor

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    Time to upgrade again. [​IMG]

    Have been planning for this upgrade for the past 2 months. This setup will be done slowly.

    So here's the plan.

    1. Tank - 120cm x 60cm x 45cm Peninsula 4 side low iron glass, with Synergy Reef Shadow Overflow.
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    2. Sump - 80cm x 40cm x 40cm Glass with Acrylic top.

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    That will be a nice looking reef. Following.
     
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    3. Stand - 120cm x 60cm x 85cm. 4040 Aluminium profile

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    Here's the overall plan for the setup

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    Iceman001 Active Member Build Thread Contributor

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    Thanks
     
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    Are you going to build all that yourself?
     
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    if this is something you will be building by yourself this is going to be epic
     
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    Iceman001 Active Member Build Thread Contributor

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    Will only DIY the plumbing myself.
     
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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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    Cool! Following.
     
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    Thanks
     
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    Iceman001 Active Member Build Thread Contributor

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    Just Talk to the Tank maker. The tank should be ready by the end of the month.
     
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    Very nice ! Following along
     
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    Looks like a good plan
     
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    Iceman001 Active Member Build Thread Contributor

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    Thanks
     
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    Iceman001 Active Member Build Thread Contributor

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    While still waiting, here's the concept for my room.
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    Cooking the LR
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    Looks great. Can I ask you what size of return pump and overflow you will choose?
    I started a similar build.
     
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    Thanks.
    Will be using Ecotech Vectra M1, as for overflow will be using Synergy Reef Shadow overflow, Bean animal.
     
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