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well back in august i impulse bought a 29 gallon tank and that jump started my interest in the hobby. Now i have the resources to do a 55 gallon tank. here is the setup.

55 gallon (all glass)
ASM G1X Protein Skimmer
Gen-x 4100 Returm Pump (1190gph)
29 gallon fuge/sump
1-175 watt hamilton metal halide/Blue Life SPS Bulb(electronic ballast, 14,000k bulb)
2- 65 watt Coralife PC Actinic
2- FishBowl Innovations Moonlights w/mc3 controller
2- Clearly LEDs Light Panels (coming soon)
1- Tunze Turbelle Nano Stream (600gph)
1- maxi-jet 9somthing (230gph) on a wave timer
2" sand bed
Mixed live stock, i would like to go mostly sps

1-Yellow Tang
1-Blue Tang
1-Sargassum Trigger
1-Blue Neon Goby
1-Pearly Jawfish (only get to see him for about 15 seconds at a time)
1-Cleaner Shrimp
2-Tiger Tail Cucumber
1-Purple/Gold Tear drop Tridacna Maxima
Nassarius, Nerite, Turbo Snails
Assorted Hermits

Montipora Capricornus(orange)
Montipora Spongodes
Montipora Digitata
Tri-Color Acropora
Hydnophora (branching)
Acropora Tenuis
Green Zoas
Neon Green Zoas
Carolina Sunshine Zoas
Mystery Zoas(Golden eyes?)
Seriatopora guttatus (Green Birdsnest)
Blue/Green Staghorn
Caulastrea furcata (Candy Cane Coral)
Neon Green Blastos
here is what i have so far
12/16/2006
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1 week
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1 month
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5/22/07

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08/27/07
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11/28/07
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Nice tank and great pics! Thanks for sharing!
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looks good. nice verity of coral
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Nice Im getting a 55 sat. so this is good inspiration!
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Very nice fellow reefer!!!
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Great tank and reef. Keep posting those pics - it is going to be a real beauty as it developes.

Nice rock work also.
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