Essox's Reef No.2

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Re: Essox's Reef No.2

Postby Essox on 22 Sep 2013 21:29

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Re: Essox's Reef No.2

Postby andrewo on 23 Sep 2013 14:27

Essox wrote:We have light
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Yay! :D Those lights sure look the business! 8-)

Talking bout ro unit mine is filling at 4-5 litres an hour without electrical pump....
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Re: Essox's Reef No.2

Postby Essox on 23 Sep 2013 15:19

Yea it's coming along. The tank has power, skimmer and reactor are in place,all I have to do is hook up the ro unit and start filling it in the next couple of hours, not sure how many liters mine does an hour. im guessing it will take 2 days
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Re: Essox's Reef No.2

Postby robbiesreef on 27 Sep 2013 23:54

How are you getting on Graham
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Re: Essox's Reef No.2

Postby Essox on 28 Sep 2013 08:32

Hi Robbie
The tank is full of water since this morning. I'm going to run a bag of carbon for a day like you said bud, then add the salt and do the rock work tomorrow. so tomorrow I will start the zeo cycle and should be good to go then :D
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Re: Essox's Reef No.2

Postby Essox on 29 Sep 2013 23:16

Ok everything is set up zeo 14 day cycle begins roll on day 10 first fish and coral :D but I'm 100% stressed trying to do the rock work! Ended up after 2 hours putting the rock straight into the tank and il tackle tomorrow dame you live rock need a few bottles of buls to undo the stress!!
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Re: Essox's Reef No.2

Postby JamieZhu on 29 Sep 2013 23:26

any pics?
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Re: Essox's Reef No.2

Postby Essox on 29 Sep 2013 23:38

JamieZhu wrote:any pics?


It's not even worth looking at ha it's just a pile of rocks ha

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Re: Essox's Reef No.2

Postby JamieZhu on 30 Sep 2013 13:27

moooore rocks!!! 100kg i guess u will need to build it high, personally i prefer slim rock work.
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Re: Essox's Reef No.2

Postby Essox on 30 Sep 2013 14:19

Haha 100 kg at €15 a kg that's €1500 just in rock haha no Iv plenty of rock just doesn't look much in the pic I just need to aquascape it
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Re: Essox's Reef No.2

Postby Essox on 30 Sep 2013 16:29

Ok just after cable tieing all the rock together I'm sure if I'm 100% happy with it but sure it's a start here it is


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Re: Essox's Reef No.2

Postby JamieZhu on 30 Sep 2013 17:14

oh man, u r killing my neck ... but nice job like ur rock work.
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Re: Essox's Reef No.2

Postby Essox on 30 Sep 2013 17:17

Hahaha I know my own and all!! Il have to stop using that way of posting the pics and revert to photo bucket again! Thanks it's looking like something now so I'm not stressed today like I was yesterday doing it ha
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Re: Essox's Reef No.2

Postby robbiesreef on 30 Sep 2013 18:24

Looking good :D
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Re: Essox's Reef No.2

Postby Essox on 30 Sep 2013 18:28

Thanks Robbie

How many times and how often should I pump the zeolites in the reactor
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