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

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  1. ReefersDirect

    ReefersDirect Reefers Direct R2R Supporter Platinum Sponsor Toys For Kids 2016

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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:
    20 x Blue/ Green Reef Chromis
    15 x African Lyretail Anthias( 1 Male)
    1 x Lineatus Male
    2 x Twin Spot Goby
    2 x Diamond Goby
    2 x Helfrichi Firefish
    1 x Royal Flasher( Paracheilinus angulatus)


    Pictures to come!

     
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    Clownman727 Well-Known 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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    Zack Klabunde The LPS Guy R2R Supporter

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    We want FTS.... and more chromis. Can't wait to see this beast
     
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    Clownman727 Well-Known 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 Toys For Kids 2016

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  8. Addicted2ACRO's

    Addicted2ACRO's Well-Known Member

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

    ReefersDirect Reefers Direct R2R Supporter Platinum Sponsor Toys For Kids 2016

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    Awesome!! How are the corals doing??
     
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    Shores805 Rogue R2R Supporter

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    Christopher Walken?
     
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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 Well-Known Member Tampa Bay Reef Keepers

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    Yes!!

     
  13. mdbannister

    mdbannister Ahh...the Reef Life Staff Member Team R2R R2R Excellence Award Partner Member Article Contributor SCMAS Member

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    Following!!
     
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    chefjpaul Well-Known Member R2R Supporter Partner Member

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    Nice
     
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    ReefersDirect Reefers Direct R2R Supporter Platinum Sponsor Toys For Kids 2016

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    Just to make you guys happy we just added another 20 Chromis!!!!
     
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    LA Reef Addict Well-Known Member

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    awesome build. what type of rock is that?
     
  17. Clownman727

    Clownman727 Well-Known Member Tampa Bay Reef Keepers

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    Amazing!
     
  18. ReefersDirect

    ReefersDirect Reefers Direct R2R Supporter Platinum Sponsor Toys For Kids 2016

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    Haitian lettuce rock, hands down my favorite
     
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  19. Anirban

    Anirban Well-Known Member R2R Supporter Partner Member

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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 Toys For Kids 2016

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