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post #1 of 16 (permalink) Old 02-04-2014, 06:49 PM Thread Starter
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New 495 Gallon Planted tank - 240x120x65 cm


Tank Summary:
Tank: 240x120x65 cm
Tank Volume: 495 Gallon - 1872 liters
Sump Volume: 142 Gallon - 540 liters
Total Water Volume: 637 Gallon - 2412 liters
Lighting: 6x Giesemann T5 aquaflora and 6x Giesemann T5 Midday
CO2: 4kg with 2 Ista CO2 reactor
Filtration: 2 filter UV, 2 Boyu FT-320, 2 Orca Pump 8000 in 2 sumps, 1250ml Seachem Purigen
Substrate: Amazonia MBreda and Black Blue Sand
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post #2 of 16 (permalink) Old 02-04-2014, 06:53 PM Thread Starter
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post #3 of 16 (permalink) Old 02-04-2014, 10:20 PM
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Very nice. Can you provide any details? I'm interested to know why you went with those glass overflow things and how they work (I'm pretty sure I know, but I'd like to hear more).
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post #5 of 16 (permalink) Old 02-04-2014, 11:17 PM
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Very nice build and tank!

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Very nice build. Clean job, man. Very nice.

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Good start !! Great work!!

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Looks great! Cool to see the construction!

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Wow, Brazil represent! Amazing
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post #13 of 16 (permalink) Old 02-08-2014, 04:55 AM
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Really nice! Great pics too!
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post #14 of 16 (permalink) Old 02-08-2014, 05:50 PM
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That is amazing use of the space.
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post #15 of 16 (permalink) Old 02-09-2014, 01:59 PM
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awesome effort and well done on a mammoth planted tank.

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