So here is my new cube

Discussion in 'Member Tanks' started by jerl77, Aug 7, 2017.

  1. jerl77

    jerl77 Valuable Member Reef Spotlight Award

    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2008
    Messages:
    1,409
    Likes Received:
    194
    Location:
    long island ny
    So I guess I am in full swing or cycle
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    Any tricks of getting rid of it faster
    Driving me crazy
     

  2. jerl77

    jerl77 Valuable Member Reef Spotlight Award

    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2008
    Messages:
    1,409
    Likes Received:
    194
    Location:
    long island ny
    Sump pic update
    Fighting some algae
    [​IMG]
     
  3. Jayp5117

    Jayp5117 Active Member

    Joined:
    Jun 5, 2017
    Messages:
    293
    Likes Received:
    121
    Location:
    Syracuse ny
    My Tank is between a month to 2 months old and I'm having the same issue. I started carbon dosing to try to help the bacteria along.
     
  4. Douglas Wattier

    Douglas Wattier Member Partner Member 2018

    Joined:
    Aug 2, 2017
    Messages:
    97
    Likes Received:
    58
    Location:
    Low Country SC
    Looks great, love the setup
     
  5. jerl77

    jerl77 Valuable Member Reef Spotlight Award

    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2008
    Messages:
    1,409
    Likes Received:
    194
    Location:
    long island ny
    So it's 4am here and I can't sleep so I built this
    My new cheato reactor
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    Total cost 75 bucks
    Running 80 gph thought it should work fine
     
  6. jerl77

    jerl77 Valuable Member Reef Spotlight Award

    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2008
    Messages:
    1,409
    Likes Received:
    194
    Location:
    long island ny
    Update
    This thing grow cheato like I have never seen before
    [​IMG]
    Still fighting some algae
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
     
  7. jerl77

    jerl77 Valuable Member Reef Spotlight Award

    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2008
    Messages:
    1,409
    Likes Received:
    194
    Location:
    long island ny
    Added some cameras today lol
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    Now I can watch from work
     
  8. kanders87

    kanders87 Sarcasm Extraordinaire R2R Supporter Build Thread Contributor

    Joined:
    Sep 25, 2016
    Messages:
    166
    Likes Received:
    114
    Location:
    Midwest
    Wow! Super awesome work!!
     
  9. jerl77

    jerl77 Valuable Member Reef Spotlight Award

    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2008
    Messages:
    1,409
    Likes Received:
    194
    Location:
    long island ny
    First cheato clean out after 7 days
    [​IMG]
    Works really good
     
    Katrina71 likes this.
  10. alex.mccann99

    alex.mccann99 Active Member

    Joined:
    May 29, 2015
    Messages:
    229
    Likes Received:
    211
    Location:
    Queen Creek, Arizona
    Man, I'm really jealous. You've got some skills, that's for sure.
     
  11. jerl77

    jerl77 Valuable Member Reef Spotlight Award

    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2008
    Messages:
    1,409
    Likes Received:
    194
    Location:
    long island ny
    Thank you
    Still need to finish a couple more projects on it
    But I do it when I want
    Comes out much nicer lol
     
  12. cale0721

    cale0721 Valuable Member ETRC Member

    Joined:
    Nov 14, 2014
    Messages:
    1,580
    Likes Received:
    1,247
    Location:
    West Knoxville, TN
    How's the plumbing get the the basement? Through the stand?


    Great job. Look forward to seeing it grow.
     
  13. jerl77

    jerl77 Valuable Member Reef Spotlight Award

    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2008
    Messages:
    1,409
    Likes Received:
    194
    Location:
    long island ny
    Yes on the other side of the tank is a closet so I cut a door in the Sheetrock to run the plumbing and apex outlets and sensors
     
    cale0721 likes this.
  14. jerl77

    jerl77 Valuable Member Reef Spotlight Award

    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2008
    Messages:
    1,409
    Likes Received:
    194
    Location:
    long island ny
    Cleaned sump out today
    Add other doser pump
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
     
  15. jerl77

    jerl77 Valuable Member Reef Spotlight Award

    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2008
    Messages:
    1,409
    Likes Received:
    194
    Location:
    long island ny
    Added a tablet to the system
    [​IMG]
     
  16. jerl77

    jerl77 Valuable Member Reef Spotlight Award

    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2008
    Messages:
    1,409
    Likes Received:
    194
    Location:
    long island ny
    Starting to
    Get some red slime what the heck
     
  17. jerl77

    jerl77 Valuable Member Reef Spotlight Award

    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2008
    Messages:
    1,409
    Likes Received:
    194
    Location:
    long island ny
    Order 2 mp10 wireless
    Apex wireless unit
    Wife is going to
    Love this lol
     
  18. jerl77

    jerl77 Valuable Member Reef Spotlight Award

    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2008
    Messages:
    1,409
    Likes Received:
    194
    Location:
    long island ny
    [​IMG]
     
    Katrina71 likes this.
  19. Katrina71

    Katrina71 Valuable Member R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award

    Joined:
    Mar 26, 2017
    Messages:
    4,993
    Likes Received:
    6,614
    Hey you got free shipping!
     
  20. jerl77

    jerl77 Valuable Member Reef Spotlight Award

    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2008
    Messages:
    1,409
    Likes Received:
    194
    Location:
    long island ny
    lol
    Thank god lol
     
    Katrina71 likes this.
Draft saved Draft deleted

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice
Loading...