Tank: Aqueon 40BR
Stand, Canopy, and Light Canopy: The stand is a nice entrance piece of furniture and the "half-canopy" and fixture cover was made by me. The actual Light Canopy was also made by me.
Controller: Apex Jr. (Without Display, I use my iPhone 5/Computers to monitor the tank) + Apex VDM for LED dimming + EB8 + PM1 (pH monitoring)
Light: RapidLED parts giving me 20 X Royal Blue, 14 X Cool Whites, and 2 X Moonlights (royal
My tank has been doing pretty well. As it grows up, it needs me less and less... which makes me a bit bored in my free-time as I am usually occupied by something with the tank. I was perusing some older articles, threads, etc when I came across a "micro-skimmer". I eventually landed on this article by Reef Builders:
I thought it looked fun, and decided I could
So I finally decided to get off my butt and get some things done. I had, for the longest time, wanted to do several things that I just never got to:
1) Make my tank's info (Temp at the time) view-able WiFi and Cellular networks.
2) I wanted to have all my equipment (Not just the lights and temp stuff) controllable.
3) I was sick of my "Drawer" control board as the toll of pulling the drawer and dragging wires whenever I did it
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My Sumpless 40Br Mixed Reef Tank. Set up since August 2012 (Moved from SC), most corals have been with me for about a year prior to the move.
Tank: Aqueon 40BR
Stand and Canopy: The stand is a nice entrance piece of furniture and the "half-canopy" and fixture cover was made by me.
Controller: Apex Jr. (Without Display, I use my iPhone 5/Computers to monitor the tank)
So as some of you know I make "Rock Structures", or however you name them (I've been corrected any number of times!). This is something I like to do, and it keeps me deeper in the hobby without burning me out. I wish I could say I am some type of savant in designing Rock Structures, but this would not be true. It takes me quite a bit of time to create these things to the point I think they look pretty decent. What do I mean by this? Well, believe it or not, I try to make it look as natural