500 Gallon In-Wall

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  1. souk

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    I want one too!
     
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    I figured it was time for a thread update, so I collected some pics from the last few months.

    My snowflake eel out roaming around. Its about 15 inches long now:
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    Closeup of it in its den under my biggest rock tower. It typically only sticks its head out when it is hungry. Typically it eats 3-4 silversides at a time, once or twice a week:
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    My latest additions, a pair of female Watanabi angels. Once they mature, one should switch to a male:
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  3. Aaron L.

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    That's an awesome snowflake. What do you use to supplement/enrich the silversides? Are you feeding him with a predator spike or by hand?
     
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    Love the snowflake!
     
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    Nothing...just unthaw and feed. I use a 16" tweezer to get the food down as far as I can, and he comes up the rest of the way.
     
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    Some tank shots
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    Wow that tank is amazing!
     
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    A bunch of new tank pictures. I am planning to do some remodeling and wanted to document what it looked like, plus I wanted to try some color filters with my iPhone. So, with no further ado... IMG_0035.jpg IMG_0033.jpg IMG_0031.jpg IMG_0032.jpg IMG_0030.jpg IMG_0029.jpg IMG_0028.jpg
     

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    Love that rock work, looking really good.
     
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    Beautiful tank.

    This is probably somewhere already in this thread, but can you refresh our memories on the dimensions of this tank?
     
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    8 foot long, 3 feet tall, 2-1/2 feet front to back.
     
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    Very nice setup. I need to find some of those red zoas. I had some really nice ones from "JNS" a long time ago I wish I still had.
     
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    I just pulled the mother colony and made some frags. PM me if you're interested.
     

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