My 9 months old SPS tank

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some updates :
corals keep going at their growth , and sting each other from time to time
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Were you able to get live rock locally from the Red Sea/ Indian Ocean?
 

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Hello everyone, My name is yanir I'm 38 years old and reef tank always was my passion since i remember myself as a kid....
I've been running 3 different reef tanks for the last 15 years , and now this reef is my dream that comes true.

my tank is 9 months old, pretty young.
the ugly phase is almost gone ,and SPS frags are taking off

Display tank is 550 liters (SPS dominant)
Lps tank is 120 liters (Lps)
Sump is 200 liters
both tank are connected to same sump.

Lighting: ATI power module hybrid 8×54w + Leds clusters above DT.
Radion XR30 Blue above LPS tank.

Flow : 2 Gyre FX350 at display tank , and MP10 at lps tank . (soon will be added 2 MP40'S to DT)
Skimmer : TUNZE 9430

Return pump : RED DRAGON 100w

control and dosing : GHL profilux 4 & dosing pump of GHL .

Balling method of RedSea + trace elements

Coral food : fauna marin

Fish :
5 tangs , 13 cromisis, 3 red sea anthias, 2 clowns

parameters:
salinity 1026 sg
Cal 430
Mag 1300
Alk 8.5
ph 8.4 at day and 8.1 at night
no3 is 3-5 ppm
po4 is 0.03 to 0.07

All sps was started from 1 inch frags.

Like i said , tank is 9 Months old , have a great reefing❤
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Lets see a picture of the whole front of the tank now, almost a year later.
 

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Hello everyone, My name is yanir I'm 38 years old and reef tank always was my passion since i remember myself as a kid....
I've been running 3 different reef tanks for the last 15 years , and now this reef is my dream that comes true.

my tank is 9 months old, pretty young.
the ugly phase is almost gone ,and SPS frags are taking off

Display tank is 550 liters (SPS dominant)
Lps tank is 120 liters (Lps)
Sump is 200 liters
both tank are connected to same sump.

Lighting: ATI power module hybrid 8×54w + Leds clusters above DT.
Radion XR30 Blue above LPS tank.

Flow : 2 Gyre FX350 at display tank , and MP10 at lps tank . (soon will be added 2 MP40'S to DT)
Skimmer : TUNZE 9430

Return pump : RED DRAGON 100w

control and dosing : GHL profilux 4 & dosing pump of GHL .

Balling method of RedSea + trace elements

Coral food : fauna marin

Fish :
5 tangs , 13 cromisis, 3 red sea anthias, 2 clowns

parameters:
salinity 1026 sg
Cal 430
Mag 1300
Alk 8.5
ph 8.4 at day and 8.1 at night
no3 is 3-5 ppm
po4 is 0.03 to 0.07

All sps was started from 1 inch frags.

Like i said , tank is 9 Months old , have a great reefing❤
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great job man it looks incredible!
 
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Your tank is looking incredible!

Thank you !
it's 1.5 year old , and is running with mostly 90% old school method.
I put a lot of time and affort at regular maintenance
(water changes , dosing the big 3 and check Alk 3 times per day with kh director)
 

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I'm not good photographer, but here it is
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Hi, your tank looks good, it’s good to see that you still have it maintained after one year, I have a question for you, are the retail prices for coral and saltwater fish real high in your country like it is here in America?
 
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Hi, your tank looks good, it’s good to see that you still have it maintained after one year, I have a question for you, are the retail prices for coral and saltwater fish real high in your country like it is here in America?

Hey , thank you .
Yes the price corals and fish are very expensive here in Israel.
 

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