My fish tank

Discussion in 'Tank Journals' started by mpoletti, Mar 13, 2009.

  1. Raddogz

    Raddogz Guest

    Equipment specs - what kind of return pump, skimmer, lights - wattage, bulb brand, se or de - pendant, supplemental lighting, etc.
     
  2. mpoletti

    mpoletti Guest

    As requested

    H&S a200-1260 external skimmer,
    AquaC RX-1 Ca reactor
    (2) wavy seas returns from a reeflo snapper,
    media reactors with rowa and NGAC
    2 mp40w vortech pumps
    2 6105 Stream II pumps
    2 6055 nanostreams
    4 250 watt radiums ran by (2) dual blue waves
    4 Lumenarc mini's
    2 160 watt VHO's
    AC JR
    1/4 hp Tradewinds Chiller
     
  3. mpoletti

    mpoletti Guest

    I also have an acrylic sump with three parts, left side, Skimmer. Right side, Chaeto. Center, return.
     
  4. Roc

    Roc Guest

    My GOD those pics are amazing, man I wish someone with good photo skills and a dope camera could shoot my tank, it's just mind blowing...........
     
  5. mpoletti

    mpoletti Guest

    I built the stand and canopy myself

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  6. Lyn

    Lyn Guest

    You're a man of many talents! :D
     
  7. tapmorf

    tapmorf Guest

    Mark,
    Very nice tank.
    I have followed your thread from the RC forum and glad you got it over to BAR.
    Love all the corals and awesome photos.
     
  8. mpoletti

    mpoletti Guest

    Thank you very much Joyce. I am looking forward to adding to this great organization.
     
  9. Raddogz

    Raddogz Guest

    Love the specs as much as I love the tank! :D

    Thanks Mark I look forward to many more pics and posts about this tank
     
  10. mpoletti

    mpoletti Guest

    As posted on RC, my updated fish stocking list

    Centropyge joculator
    Black Zebrasoma
    Acanthurus dussumieri
    Chelmon rostratus
    Cirrhilabrus rhomboidalis
    Cirrhilabrus jordani
    Halichores iradius
    Pseudocheilinus ocellatus
    Pseudanthias dispar
    Odantanthias Borbonius
    a school of six of Pseudanthias squamipinnis
    a pair of Pseudanthias bartlettorum
    Valencienna wardii
    Valenciennea puellaris
    a small school of 4 Apogon leptacanthus (with 5 more in acclimation)
    and a trio of Chromis viridis.
     
  11. seminolecpa

    seminolecpa Past President

    I think you need a better name for your tank journal.. Something like "Marks's Macdaddy 180"
     
  12. mpoletti

    mpoletti Guest

    Too funny Bryan. I just thought I would try to go covert and keep it basic since it is "my fish tank" :D
     
  13. mpoletti

    mpoletti Guest

    Happy birthday to the tank today. It was a year ago when I switched out my old tank and got this one wet :)
     
  14. tuberider

    tuberider Guest

    Happy Birthday fish tank :D
     
  15. Roc

    Roc Guest

    What did it look like before you switched out? I guess I am really trying to see the growth in the last year, only in a round a bout way :)
     
  16. mpoletti

    mpoletti Guest

    Something like this?

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    And the latest Series. Sorry, but nothing current as I can only take pictures at night because the glare coming in from the front window.

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  17. mpoletti

    mpoletti Guest

    Also I got my tank two new birthday presents yesterday

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  18. nanocube-guy

    nanocube-guy Guest

  19. mpoletti

    mpoletti Guest

    I have been plying around with a new fishy the last couple of weeks

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    Old Joculator
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    New Joculator
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    In QT
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  20. sfsuphysics

    sfsuphysics Supporting Member

    Sweet Mark! A really expensive bicolor angel :D
     

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