E Q U I P M E N T
G A L L E R Y
|Make & Model||
Lee Mar "Euro" style tank
48 x 24 x 24 inch (122 x 61 x 61 cm)
120 gallon (450 liter)
30" height, pine construction, dual front doors
15" height, pine construction, dual front doors, hinged top lid
2 x 400 watt German Ushio 10,000K metal halide bulbs
2 x 400 watt Magnetek M59 Cap/Core style ballasts
2 x Spiderlight reflectors
4 x 110 watt, 48" URI actinic VHO fluorescent bulbs
|Cooling||2 x Orion "Whisper" 4" Ball Bearing Fans|
|Auxiliary Lighting||25 watt incandescent blue moon light bulb|
|Iwaki MD30RLT (to chiller to Sea Swirl to display)||Sea Swirl 1" oscillation device|
|Iwaki MD30RLXT (to Sea Swirl to display)||Sea Swirl 3/4" oscillation device|
|Euro-Reef CS6-2 Protein Skimmer|
|Geo Dual Chamber Calcium Reactor||10 gallon reservoir by Lifereef||EcoTech Marine Kalkreactor|
|5 lb CO2 bottle w/ regulator and solenoid||Contains R/O water||Reactor fed reservoir water via Litermeter|
|CaribSea A.R.M and SuperKalk Gold media||Reservoir feeds Litermeter||Stirrer timing controlled by Aquacontroller|
COOLING: Aqualogic 1/3 horsepower "Delta" in-line chiller (plumbed to outdoors); water supplied by Iwaki MD30RLT
HEATING: 350W Pro-Heat Titanium IC Heater
Neptune Aquacontroller II controlling:
all lighting devices
all temperature devices
SpectraPure LiterMeter dosing device feeds Ecotech Reactor to top off evaporated water.
150 lbs mixed Pacific live rock (mostly Fiji)
160 lbs Caribsea aragonite sand substrate (50% Seaflor, 50% Aragamax Oolitic)
40 lbs Fiji live sand
Average sandbed depth: 3.5" Range: 2" - 5"
FOOD, ADDITIVES & MAINTENANCE
Fishes fed daily. Foods include:
Live Artemia sp. "brine shrimp" (Selcon enriched)
Ocean Nutrition Reef Formula frozen food (Selcon enriched)
Harvested algae from overflow compartment.
DT Phytoplankton and Liquidlife Bioplankton on alternating cycle.
Top off reservoir with R/O water.
Metal halide bulbs changed every 14 months. VHO bulbs changed every 8 months.
Protein skimmer cleaned twice a month.
Pump impellers cleaned yearly.
Calcium reactor media and CO2 refilled when needed
Almost every equipment purchased from:
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