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400 litre Juwel by JustinK on 07 Sep 2010 23:45
Got this tank pre-drilled.
Has an ABS tank connector.with an 1 1/4" white marley upstand ( similar to LFS's)
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I removed the marley section, by cutting off at connector. Applying marley glue to inside piece and lighting.
When marley bubbles or distorts,blow out the flame, stick in a flat headed screw driver and remove the remaining piece.
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Then using a half round file, clean out the inside of the tank connector.
I was able to obtain some dark grey PVC pipe which doesn't quite match the ABS.
I heated it with a blow torch, then stretched it. Use a tea towel, pipe will be hot. I then cut it at the point where it was the right size to fit. Reduced end was...

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Coral Crab? by Aaron on 14 Feb 2017 20:17
Sitting by my tank late last night I noticed a small hitch hiker crab carefully stripping polops of some of my sps frags.

Its now an ex crab.

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Now for colour by Aaron on 13 Feb 2017 11:25
I have the dosing schedule for Calcium, Magnesium and Alkalinity running now. The phosphates were high (3ppm) so looked at the system to see how I could lower this. I noticed a couple of issues.

1. The...

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220ltr first marine tank by Aaron on 25 Jan 2017 21:42
This blog is going to follow my first marine set up. 220ltr currently with 50ltr sump/refugieum.


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03 Jan 2017 by ballyvora4 on 03 Jan 2017 15:40
I collected the tank last week after 2 trips. First time the tank didn't fit in my car. Had to go back with a jeep. Have plumbing setup. Found it somewhat hard to find some pieces such as PVC valves so...

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Re: My first reef one year on. by wanedileo on 05 Oct 2017 21:39
My first reef one year on. (Some ups and downs: more ups than downs! It's been a very enjoyable experience).

Re: My first reef one year on. by wanedileo on 05 Oct 2017 21:35
My first reef one year on. (Some ups and downs: more ups than downs! It's been a very enjoyable experience).

Re: My current tank by Peterodoherty92 on 30 Sep 2017 10:58
Very nice what size is tank ? How is it running now

Re: Coral Crab? by Anthony on 02 Apr 2017 13:42
This is not a blogg.

Re: SDIESEL77 - Aquaone AquaNano40 by Aaron on 14 Feb 2017 13:30
Looks really nice

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