The Great White: Reefers Direct's 600 Gallon Show Tank Build

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  1. ReefersDirect

    ReefersDirect Reefers Direct R2R Supporter Platinum Sponsor

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    We've had this tank waiting for just the right moment to set it up. Right before RAP Orlando we filled her up and added rock. This build thread will document the set up and progression of our Great White as we add in corals, fish, inverts! Stay tuned!!


    Equipment:
    Custom Built Tank, Sump and Stand 96 x 48 x 28
    6x Radion G4 Pro(considering t5 additions as well)
    2x Vectra L1
    2x MP60
    Regal 300 INT
    ATO Coming Soon

    Livestock:
    To be listed


    Pictures to come!

     
    Last edited: Oct 4, 2017
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    Clownman727 Active Member Tampa Bay Reef Keepers

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    20 green chromis! Make it 100.
     
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    Following as well....
     
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  5. Zack K

    Zack K The LPS Guy R2R Supporter Reef Squad R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor

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    We want FTS.... and more chromis. Can't wait to see this beast
     
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    Clownman727 Active Member Tampa Bay Reef Keepers

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    I got a fever and the only prescription is more chromis!
     
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    ReefersDirect Reefers Direct R2R Supporter Platinum Sponsor

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    Addicted2ACRO's Well-Known Member

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    Hey Steve...I'm here too
     
  9. ReefersDirect

    ReefersDirect Reefers Direct R2R Supporter Platinum Sponsor

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    Awesome!! How are the corals doing??
     
  10. Shores805

    Shores805 Rogue R2R Supporter

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    Christopher Walken?
     
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    Addicted2ACRO's Well-Known Member

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    Hey Steve...Corals are doing Great. I'll be up there to see you again in Sept. We're taking my Grand-daughter to the Magic Kingdom for the first time. I'll be sure to make time to come by the store.
     
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    Clownman727 Active Member Tampa Bay Reef Keepers

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    Yes!!

     
  13. mdbannister

    mdbannister Ahh...the Reef Life Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter Photo of the Month Award R2R Excellence Award Article Contributor Build Thread Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    Following!!
     
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    chefjpaul Valuable Member R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    Nice
     
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    ReefersDirect Reefers Direct R2R Supporter Platinum Sponsor

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    Just to make you guys happy we just added another 20 Chromis!!!!
     
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    awesome build. what type of rock is that?
     
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    Clownman727 Active Member Tampa Bay Reef Keepers

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    Amazing!
     
  18. ReefersDirect

    ReefersDirect Reefers Direct R2R Supporter Platinum Sponsor

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    Haitian lettuce rock, hands down my favorite
     
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  19. Anirban

    Anirban Valuable Member R2R Supporter Reef Squad R2R Excellence Award Reef Tank 365 Build Thread Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    Those rocks are really nice. Where do you get those? I have not seen them much for sale very recently.
     
  20. ReefersDirect

    ReefersDirect Reefers Direct R2R Supporter Platinum Sponsor

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    We bring it in by the pallet for the store and online customers :)
     
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