ifarmer's 50g reef tank

Discussion in 'Photography' started by ifarmer, May 12, 2016.

  1. ifarmer

    ifarmer Guest

    So I picked up a used ELOS tank back in August 2015 from someone that left the hobby.
    I like sps corals so I plan to keep mostly sps in this tank.


    here we go...
    sea.JPG
     
  2. ifarmer

    ifarmer Guest

    Equipments:
    *
    Elos 70 (Dimension 30"L x 22"w x 20"H)
    * ATI 8x24w T5
    * Bubble King Royal Exclusive 150
    * Basement sump

    * Return pump: Panworld 100psx
    * Powerheads: 1 MP10, RW-8
    * Dual 100w heaters
    * BRS reactor


    elos70_emptytank1.jpg
    Elos_tank5.jpg
    Elos_tank6.jpg

    Tank in final destination
    Elos_tank7.jpg
     
    Last edited: May 14, 2016
    tankguy, Newjack and Kmooresf like this.
  3. Newjack

    Newjack Supporting Member

    sweet! Cant wait to see some plumbing and stocking in the upcoming months
     
  4. sfsuphysics

    sfsuphysics Supporting Member

    Nice job cleaning it up.
     
  5. roostertech

    roostertech reef noob

    Does ELOS tank come with emergency drain?
     
  6. ifarmer

    ifarmer Guest

    No emergency drain. Only one hole for drain.
    All elos has dry overflow box (no water in the overflow box)

    Sent from my GT-I9192 using Tapatalk
     
  7. Flagg37

    Flagg37 Officer at large

    I wonder what the benefit to that would be.
     
  8. roostertech

    roostertech reef noob

    Probably they don't want "stuff" to grow inside the overflow box? But to keep it dry would mean not running full siphon like herbie/beananimal and you get the gurgle noise?
     
  9. Coral reefer

    Coral reefer President

    They have some weird system that is pretty quiet. No gurgle
     
  10. ifarmer

    ifarmer Guest

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: May 14, 2016
  11. Flagg37

    Flagg37 Officer at large

    Very little rockwork. Are you going for the minimalist look?
     
  12. ifarmer

    ifarmer Guest

    Basement sump
    [​IMG]
     
  13. Coral reefer

    Coral reefer President

    Lotta work got done real quick! Looks good. Where'd all the livestock come from? No cycling?
     
    Kmooresf likes this.
  14. ifarmer

    ifarmer Guest

    They were transfered from my previous 29g setup. its the same sump that i was using on my previous 29g tank as well.

    Sent from my GT-I9192 using Tapatalk
     
    Last edited: May 15, 2016

Share This Page