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    Brian's Basement Build

    Just about finished up the sump with the help of Levi. Next will be stand, 120G tank and 2 60G tanks.










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    Started working on the Sump













    Sealed the Bottom

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    First Chamber




    Return Section




    Working on Filter sock area.

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    Fitting a psk1000 in the SWC skimmer


    Fitting for psk1000


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    Had to have a plumber come out to hook up the RODI unit.

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    Vortech pumps, Picked up (2) MP40's and (2) MP10's one is a quite drive!
    Also snagged a battery backup and an extra wetside!



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    APEX!





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    Neptune DOS, VDM, Break out box, and some other goodies should be arriving later this week!

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    sweet looking build!
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    It's coming along nicely.
    Looking forward to more progress.
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    Just got these cool Vortech MP controller holders from Hooked, Thank you! This evening I added some more weldon to my joints to insure a nice seal.






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    Got another EB8 and 3 more MP40's today.





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    It's like Christmas today! Got the Neptune DOS in, VDM and AFS! Oh yeah also some calibration fluid for the PH probe.









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    And so it begins!

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    Sooooo this just happened.
















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    That's solid progress.
    Don't look here for a comment.

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    I'd probably put some cross members across the bottom to prevent possible bowing. Looks good!

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    I dont see any risk of bowing. That thing looks like it's hefty enough. Good work

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    So what's the ultimate plan here? The stand looks long? One tank? Multiple tanks?

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    See first post to answer your question
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