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Like I stated before, frustrated but quitting is not an option in my book.
Keep fighting the good fight sir! Remember, only quitters quit!
 

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That sound really exciting. You also really have the reefing bug:). I have to finish the kitchen for my next tank, and that is going to be a custom peninsula tank 140 gal.
Like I stated before, frustrated but quitting is not an option in my book.
I was wondering why an upgrade hasn't appeared:cool:
 
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I was wondering why an upgrade hasn't appeared:cool:
I have been posting that I was waiting for the kitchen to be finished. Now that I have started working on the kitchen the second tank is a little closer to reality. I did find a stove and hood that will set me back a little though:oops:
 

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Common on Jeffery.....where are your priorities. Sacrifice on the stove/oven so you can put the extra cash into that dream tank!!! I found a nice two burner oven / stove combination for $112.

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Your morning oatmeal will taste exactly the same on this money saving appliance versus that overprice boat anchor you were looking at.:rolleyes:
 
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Common on Jeffery.....where are your priorities. Sacrifice on the stove/oven so you can put the extra cash into that dream tank!!! I found a nice two burner oven / stove combination for $112.

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Your morning oatmeal will taste exactly the same on this money saving appliance versus that overprice boat anchor you were looking at.:rolleyes:
Induction burners too ;Hilarious ;Hilarious

There is not come back on this one;Hilarious;Hilarious;Hilarious
 
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Picture of tank cleaning, look at all those chunks ;Woot ;Hilarious
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Good luck with the turnaround.. I’ve been in the same boat with more than one tank and managed to eventually beat the ugly’s. Recently helped my brother in law with a tank he had completely given up on, you literally couldn’t see any rock or sand because of GHA and he even mats of algae floating on the waters surface.. I was amazed with the turnaround the last time I saw it.
 

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I like seeing your wood works....BTW were is that wood work thread?
That's one I can answer because I too love Jeffrey's wood working skills.

 
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I was amazed with the turnaround the last time I saw it.
This will happen with my tank. I have alway been honest and I would like anyone that comes across my thread to see that we all have tank issues, and not to quit. I have seen a few build were members have given up. As I was posting in @Crabs McJones thread and his beautiful 75, I am going to be selective what corals I will reestablish. I will be looking for some of the cool corals and plan where they will go from my past experiences with the system and lighting.
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That's one I can answer because I too love Jeffrey's wood working skills.

David you also have some nice work posted along with some really talented members
 

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This will happen with my tank. I have alway been honest and I would like anyone that comes across my thread to see that we all have tank issues, and not to quit. I have seen a few build were members have given up. As I was posting in @Crabs McJones thread and his beautiful 75, I am going to be selective what corals I will reestablish. I will be looking for some of the cool corals and plan where they will go from my past experiences with the system and lighting.
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Looks better already! Glad to see I’m not the only one still running a HOB overflow ;)
 
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Looks better already! Glad to see I’m not the only one still running a HOB overflow ;)
The CPR has been a good overflow. My future concern is finding the Toms aqua flow pump to keep the siphon. I might have to switch tanks if the Toms pump are not a available in the future. What are you using?
 
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Both of you are very talented in woodworking, you guys amaze me. ;Hilarious ;Hilarious

Jeffery,
Please hang in there, you'll get her back... :)
It like cycling a new tank, the watching and waiting ;Hilarious;Hilarious
 

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This will happen with my tank. I have alway been honest and I would like anyone that comes across my thread to see that we all have tank issues, and not to quit. I have seen a few build were members have given up. As I was posting in @Crabs McJones thread and his beautiful 75, I am going to be selective what corals I will reestablish. I will be looking for some of the cool corals and plan where they will go from my past experiences with the system and lighting.
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Stay gold, Pony Boy.
 
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The CPR has been a good overflow. My future concern is finding the Toms aqua flow pump to keep the siphon. I might have to switch tanks if the Toms pump are not a available in the future. What are you using?
When you're ready Jeffrey, I'll come up and go shopping with you. I've proven I'm pretty good at spending your money. :cool:
 

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