zeovit.com Avast Marine Works  

Go Back   zeovit.com > Picture Forums > Tank Gallery (All Languages)

Tank Gallery (All Languages) Please share your tank in general/building process etc.

Active Threads
0 Best Zeovit additives for sps???
Last Post: djbrandriff150
Posted On: Today
Replies: 0
Views: 13
0 New tank Elos 160 XL
Last Post: Zuboov's
Posted On: Today
Replies: 28
Views: 1,724
5 green algae outbreak
Last Post: Gnarkill
Posted On: Today
Replies: 40
Views: 1,143
0 First time KZ
Last Post: djbrandriff150
Posted On: Today
Replies: 10
Views: 550
0 Brand new 60 gallon tank for ZeoVit
Last Post: jacky
Posted On: Today
Replies: 3
Views: 73
0 Zeo-Testbecken
Last Post: Holger83
Posted On: Today
Replies: 12
Views: 347
0 Problème sur le KH plus liquid
Last Post: patrickscho
Posted On: Today
Replies: 0
Views: 22
0 changing to full zeo,need some advice and help
Last Post: wangsz
Posted On: Today
Replies: 26
Views: 668
0 200 gallon switch to Zeovit
Last Post: G.Alexander
Posted On: 12-13-2018
Replies: 188
Views: 15,393
0 New Zeovit user in Ireland
Last Post: G.Alexander
Posted On: 12-13-2018
Replies: 3
Views: 188
More...
  #1  
Old 07-18-2018, 04:10 PM
Craig the plumber Craig the plumber ¥Ø«e½u¤W
ZEOhead in Training
 
Join Date: May 2016
Location: London england
Posts: 39
Default My salty box

Thought I’d start up a tank thread on here hopefully people can share their experience, help steer me in the right direction and maybe learn from some of the mistakes I hopefully won’t make... and let’s face it most people on here are going to like looking at reef tanks!
I had run a zeovit system before on my previous tank which was 400l net volume. I’ve just upgraded and doubled the water volume the new tank is a custom diy 120cm x 100cm x 61cm with an external overflow box sump is 70cm 80cm x 35cm I’m currently on day 2 of the zeovit cycle the tank was aquascaped dry using mature live rock that I kept wet by spraying it with salt water till finished I then filled the tank with 800l of natural sea water instantly. I do have a disclaimer... I have gone for an automatic reactor made by another company and due to stone size have opted to use their version of zeovit stones I am going to treat these as you would running full zeovit so for 800l I am using 2l of stones with 800lph flow. Tank is lit with 2x ati sunpowers that have been customised to hold ai hydras so running 8x 54w t5 bulbs and 4x ai hydra 52HD’s
Protein skimmer is a bubble king doublecone 200+, return pump is a vectra l1 and in tank flow is provided by 2x gyre xf150’s and 2x mp40qd and the tank is managed by an apex classic I have installed a clarisea fleece filter which can be bypassed if needs be, a deltec pf501 CAco2 reactor and I have a 3 Channel dosing pump that I’m going to use to dose start3, mg and k balance.
So that’s the back story but everyone’s here for the pics I guess...
Here’s the stand being built





The tanks being built





The equipment starting to build up





Finishing the stand




Aquascaping and filling the tank







Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 07-19-2018, 01:27 AM
berlin-riff's Avatar
berlin-riff berlin-riff ¥Ø«eÂ÷½u
...
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Berlin
Posts: 1,408
Default

Hey it Looks realy good

I hope it works realy well and you have fun with it
Dont Forget updating us here from time to time
__________________
Greetings from Berlin
Dennis
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 07-19-2018, 03:03 AM
blackizzz blackizzz ¥Ø«e½u¤W
ZEOhead
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Sweden
Posts: 372
Default

This looks great! Love the aquascape
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 08-05-2018, 08:49 AM
Craig the plumber Craig the plumber ¥Ø«e½u¤W
ZEOhead in Training
 
Join Date: May 2016
Location: London england
Posts: 39
Default

First bit of livestock in the tank (sorry about iPhone pics)






Going to give it a few weeks before adding more fish as want to make sure they have settled but will be adding more coral soon.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 09-15-2018, 06:32 AM
Craig the plumber Craig the plumber ¥Ø«e½u¤W
ZEOhead in Training
 
Join Date: May 2016
Location: London england
Posts: 39
Default

Bit of an update have moved in my fish from there holding tank have been steadily adding coral over the last few months. Calcium reactor has been running smoothly but nutrient levels had risen from all the fish feeding but back on their way down now. (Last checked on 9/9/18 @ aprox 1.5ppm) Replaced my stones last weekend and started dosing bak daily then realised I was supposed to be dosing every three days only side effect is some bacteria film on the sand and glass. Doing some tank maintenance today I’ll try upload some parameters later after my waterchange just checked my alk which has been sitting at 6.8 for weeks. After noticing a seriatapora had limited polyp extension started to dose k+ at 8ml/day just received my test kit and checked that, it’s at 410 so going to monitor now and alter dose accordingly. Have also ordered some b balance and kaliumiodidefluor so they will be worked into the dosing regime when they arrive. Some of the corals that where added first are starting to base out and colour up the leds are due to finish the acclimation period next week so hoping once the lights are at full power I’ll see improvements in growth and colour. Here are some of the corals probably worth mentioning that a lot of the shops I have been visiting have had coral stock affected by the heat wave and other issues so corals where not purchased in the best of health but got them nice and cheap

Here are some pics of the tank and it’s inhabitants
























Thanks for looking


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 09-17-2018, 02:19 PM
blackizzz blackizzz ¥Ø«e½u¤W
ZEOhead
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Sweden
Posts: 372
Default

Looking good Craig! I really like that scape
Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:05 PM.


Powered by: vBulletin Version 3.8.7, Copyright ©2000 - 2009, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright © by ZeoVit.com