Our Piece of the Reef

Volume 280 Gallons
Dimensions 72'' x 30'' x 30''
Make Deep Sea Aquatics
Model Custom




13 Fish

9 Green Chromide Etroplus Suratensis
Moorish Idol Zanclus canescens
Naso Tang Naso lituratus
2 Wyoming White Clownfish Amphiprion ocellaris

6 Corals

Acropora Coral Acropora sp
Anthocerdis Acropora anthocercis
Hawkin's Blue Echinata Acropora echinata
Montipora Spumosa Montipora spumosa
Tenuis Acropora Coral Acropora tenuis
Toadstool Mushroom Sarcophyton sp.

109 Invertebrate

50 Dwarf Cerith Snail Cerithium sp.
2 Emerald Crab Mithraculus sculptus
Fighting Conch Strombus spp.
28 Nassarius Snail Nassarius sp.
27 Nerite Snail Nerita sp.
Red Crab Mithraculus sculptus


On average you perform a 12.9% water change every 19 days.

0% total water change in July.

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The tank has a few fish and a few corals in it now and they are all doing quite well. It is nice to see some movement in there after being empty for so long. There are nine blue/green Chromis, a pair
The cycle continues but things are looking up. The dusting of brown diatoms has started on the rock and sand, a good sign I think. I am chomping at the bits start adding fish and corals. Hurry up cycl
The entire system is up and running. The controller is running, the fuge lights are installed, the LEDs are over the tank, closed loop works, the Sea-Swirls are turning and the MP40w ES are doing thei
Another fifty pounds of rock added tonight for a total of three hundred fifty pounds. It sure doesn't look like that much. Never did get the rockscape where we loved it but it is pretty good. Finished
The tank is on the stand, plumbing completed, well almost completed; and three hundred pounds of rock in it. Hopefully by the end of this weekend it will be full of water and running.
The stand is in place and ready for the tank to be installed. I have my brother and some friends coming over tomorrow to help me set the monster up there. Then the plumbing begins. I have three hundre

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