01/02/15

TotM February 2015



This month's Tank of the Month belongs to Adam Puli!

View a video of Adam's tank on his YouTube Channel.

Inhabitants:
  • * 3 x Clownfish
  • * 3 x Green Chromis
  • * 2 x Blue Tangs
  • * 1 x Fox Face
  • * 1 x Sailfin Tang
  • * 1 x Valentini Puffer
  • * 1 x Yellow Tang
  • * 1 x Longnose Hawkfish
  • * 1 x Singapore Angel
  • * 1 x Coris Wrasse

How big is your tank?
400 litres

What equipment are you using (filtration, lighting, heater, CO2 gear etc)?
Upgraded all of the gear straight out of the box when bought new. Upgraded sump, Tunze 9006 skimmer, Eheim compact return pump, 2 x Tunze wave makers, 2 x 300w Aquaone heaters, 2 x Aquaone Mariglo 120 LED units, Dose Brightwell Aquatics - Alkalin 8.3-P KH Buffer.

What aquascaping have you done (gravel, plants, corals, etc)?
Sand bed with about 50kg of live rock, various corals.

How much time do you spend maintaining your tank per week?
A quick little glass clean every couple of days 10 minutes. I do a 25ltr water change every 2 weeks - This takes me about 20 minutes. RO top up every couple of days 5 minutes.

What do you feed the inhabitants of your tank?
Nori sheets, Mysis, Brine, Tropicals D-Allio Plus.

Tell us some interesting/unique about your tank?
The kids love it. Going through a morph and zoo phase at the moment. Still finding lots of little critters (crabs, snails, etc) coming out of the live rock.

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If you'd like to be our next Tank of the Month winner, please email photos or youtube videos with a brief description of your tank, and the species being kept to online@coburgaquarium.com.au. The winner receives a $50 gift voucher that can be spent in-store or on-line. Good luck!