My new CaRx!

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  1. Vhuang168

    Vhuang168 Guest

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    Just got it in today!

    Geo's Reef 818 2019 model with custom colors and running off a COR!
     

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  2. Bruce Spiegelman

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    This is what happens when you spend too much time at shows, but it’s awesome!
     
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  3. Ibn

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    WOW.
     
  4. Vhuang168

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    Now I have to change all my plumbing to be grey and orange! Have to change the sump too!
     
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  5. sfsuphysics

    sfsuphysics Supporting Member

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    You seem to like it, so that's all that matters!

    For me grey and orange don't click, but nice reactor though
     
  6. rygh

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    Quite the reactor!

    Orange and grey ... well ... not really my thing either.
    But everyone is different.

    You know, Apex should come in custom colors. Maybe a nice Blue?
    :p
     
  7. ddrueckh

    ddrueckh Supporting Member

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    That looks sweet. I’m thinking about getting a Geo myself. What is your plan for a feed pump and regulator?
     
  8. sfsuphysics

    sfsuphysics Supporting Member

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    Makes me wonder if you disassemble the casing and give it a quick coat of Rustoleum for plastics will it void any warranty
     
  9. Vhuang168

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    Master flex brushless peristaltic pump and a custom regulator.


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  10. Vhuang168

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    It comes in a standard white and black for the pedestrians.

    :p




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  11. sfsuphysics

    sfsuphysics Supporting Member

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    Not the Geo reactor :p
     
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    Ah, the pump!?! Yes, warranty will be void.


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    Is this going on your tank or is this a work related thing?
     
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    Going on the 190.


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  15. scuzy

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    Nice I just upgraded to the Geo 818 too but no custom colors.


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    Oooh, Vincent just called you a pedestrian. :)
     
  17. Mozby's Reef

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    Cool reactor! Totally matches with apex lol.


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  18. rygh

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    I do think the orange + grey is great marketing though.
    Sure, it is not a usual go-to always well liked color scheme, but that can be a good thing.

    It is not like it is a bad color and disliked.
    Obviously it is very vibrant and stands out.
    Great for differentiating your brand.

    White and red, black and white ... so overdone.
     
  19. sfsuphysics

    sfsuphysics Supporting Member

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    Well the original Apex was black, in fact it looked like a knock off of the ReefKeeper Elite that had been out in a wild for a while so I completely understand why they changed up the colors, something to make it stick out from competitors.
     

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