Shaun's Red Sea Max S 650 LED Design & Build

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  1. najer

    najer Valuable Member

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    I just picked some up from my lfs, your post reminded me! ;)
     
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    SPR1968 Fish & Coral Addict! R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Reef Squad R2R Secret Santa UK Reef Club Member Reef Tank 365 Build Thread Contributor Hospitality Award

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    I’ve just found this site that looks quiet good for anyone in the UK/Europe

    https://www.livealgae.co.uk/

    I’ve just ordered some Botryocladia algae as the others red ones were out of stock.

    I’ll grow some in my new toy, sorry the Genesis Refugium and when it’s big enough add it to the display as it’s not invasive. Oh and the fish could well eat it so I need some extra before I add it.

    There are all sorts of pretty non invasive types, it’s a whole new world........
     
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  3. Crabby48

    Crabby48 Valuable Member R2R Supporter Build Thread Contributor NJRC Member

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    Wow great picture!
     
  4. SPR1968

    SPR1968 Fish & Coral Addict! R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Reef Squad R2R Secret Santa UK Reef Club Member Reef Tank 365 Build Thread Contributor Hospitality Award

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    The new refugium has been in place for a few weeks now and the Caulerpa Prolifera is growing quiet well.

    Here’s a few pictures

    This is the refugium box and miracle mud

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    And here are some pictures of the Caulerpa Prolifera, the small polyps open and close alternatively and it’s quiet fascinating to watch...

    Forgive the pictures but it’s through the sump glass..

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    And here are the roots

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    And this is a Red Birds Nest algae that they offered as the one I ordered was regrowing. The intention with this is to grow it a little bigger and then break some off and put it into the main display, it’s non invasive, but I’m growing some extra in case the fish eat it!

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  5. reef lover

    reef lover It's a reef thing.... R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Reef Squad Reef Tank 365 Build Thread Contributor Hospitality Award Hudson Valley Reef Keepers

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    This is coming along awesomely!! Following! :D
     
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    Refugium is looking good!
     
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  7. SPR1968

    SPR1968 Fish & Coral Addict! R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Reef Squad R2R Secret Santa UK Reef Club Member Reef Tank 365 Build Thread Contributor Hospitality Award

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    I’m currently in my Spanish home for a week hitting my little white ball far and wide, but here’s a little photo of the deep...

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    SPR1968 Fish & Coral Addict! R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Reef Squad R2R Secret Santa UK Reef Club Member Reef Tank 365 Build Thread Contributor Hospitality Award

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    This is a close up mushroom coral

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    SPR1968 Fish & Coral Addict! R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Reef Squad R2R Secret Santa UK Reef Club Member Reef Tank 365 Build Thread Contributor Hospitality Award

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    The living reef......

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    Amazing Shot !!
     
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  11. Janci

    Janci Staghorns will prevail R2R Supporter Reef Tank 365 Build Thread Contributor Hospitality Award

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    Very nice Shaun.
    I love the diversity of fish and coral
     
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  12. SPR1968

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    Thank you Fadi!

    Thanks Jan, and I’ve got 10 coral frags arriving in a few weeks, mainly things that move (don’t ask me the names! Lol).
     
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    Love that view, great pic. :)
     
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    Thanks Simon, ive just seen that picture for the first time on my Microsoft Surface Pro and it looks even better! the Ipad now looks rubbish! lol
     
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    Fudsey Jack of all trades R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Reef Squad Reef Tank 365 Build Thread Contributor NHFS Member

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    Wow ! ! What a great shot ! !
     
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    Thank you Fudsey, that’s greatly appreciated!
     
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    SPR1968 Fish & Coral Addict! R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Reef Squad R2R Secret Santa UK Reef Club Member Reef Tank 365 Build Thread Contributor Hospitality Award

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    I’m currently avoiding the miserable English weather in my home in spain, and this is a picture of the 9th hole of my golf course in spain. A par 3 or as I prefer to play it a par 5 !

    And let me tell you, it’s very very pleasant!

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    Your pics are amazing!
     
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    SPR1968 Fish & Coral Addict! R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Reef Squad R2R Secret Santa UK Reef Club Member Reef Tank 365 Build Thread Contributor Hospitality Award

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    Thank you Thom and thanks for stopping by

    And welcome to R2R as well
     
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    Wow tank and refugium looks great. Always impressed by the photos
     
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