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  1. General Reef Discussion
    List what would be an ideal 150 or 100 gallon build for you. Include all equipment one would need, including a sump. I am trying to gauge a price for my build, so don't go crazy and all out as I want to keep the cost somewhat low and reasonable. Thank you very much! If you have any...
  2. General Reef Discussion
    I previously owned a 30 gallon biocube all in one system and am looking into buying a new tank. I found a 150 gallon tank. Do you think this would be too big for me? Thanks
  3. General Reef Discussion
    I am thinking of purchasing a 150 gallon tank. The tank has 5 holes in the bottom of it. How could I run a sump off of these? Most things I see are overflows at the top of the tank... Any ideas? Also what size sump would I need? Thank you!
  4. General Reef Discussion
    I have a 150 gallon tank and I'm just wanting some advise and opinions of how many fish I can have in my 150 gal tank. So far I have a Achilles tang 6"/ hippo tang 3"/2 damsels 2" each\ 2 clowns 3" and 2"/ pink dotty back 3" and some snails crabs and one cleaner shrimp. I also have a cheveron...
  5. General Reef Discussion
    I'm new to the saltwater community but, I have to move my 150 gallon tank from one house to another this weekend, I was curious if you guys had any suggestions other than what I had already planned to do. My tank has been set up for about two months now and I have to move it (I know ideally I...
  6. Reefing Equipment
    Currently i have a 150 gallon FOWLR tank. I have some vintage t8 bulbs 4 total 2 2 bulb 36" fixtures. A custom wet/dry using some filter floss going through bioballs then runs through some chemical filtration that are in bags, a uv sterilizer, and then returns to the tank. I have alot of...
  7. General Reef Discussion
    I was just looking at the ctars page on Rc and someone has a 4ft 150 for sale 48×24×31 tank and stand for 160. Tank isnt drilled but I can do that. My current reef breeders photon 48 should handle the tank may add t5ho to accent. The only thing that im not sure of is my skimmer could be a bit...
  8. General Reef Discussion
    So, I have found a GREAT deal on Craig's List and need some advice/expertise here. The tank is 150 gallon acryllic, nice black stand and canopy, 40 gallon refugium, 100 lbs of Liverock, in sump protein skimmer and sump pump for $500. I will upgrade the lighting because I would rather have an...
  9. Reefing Equipment
    Need some help with choosing a heater(s) for my 150gallon display tank. My current set is: - 55 DIY sump/refuge - Lighting: 4 AI Vega's - SRO 2000 skimmer Thanks! Jonny
  10. General classifieds
    SOLD - 150 gallon aquarium + equipment for sale - $400 - Pickup - North Atlanta Area SOLD Setup includes: - 150 gallon aquarium tank - 72x18x28 - oak trim on top - Red oak cabinet - 74x19x34.5 - Sealife AquaPro 200 Wet/Dry sump with bio balls and plumbing - Sealife Systems Protein Skimmer...
  11. Large Systems
    After perusing the interweb and eventually spending most of my time lurking here on TRT, I've decided it's time to finally renounce my creeperness and start posting. I've been keeping freshwater planted tanks for about as long as I can remember and finally got the reef itch about 6 months ago. I...
  12. General classifieds
    My wife and I are selling our beloved reef aquarium system due to an upcoming cross-country move. The aquarium has been in its current configuration for three years. We would like to sell all of the components as a package and will only consider parting out equipment once all of the livestock...
  13. Water movement (pumps & wavemakers)
    How would I go about PROPERLY sizing a return pump for my tank. I have a 150gal with a 30gal sump filled about half way. So aprox. 165gal. I currently run a 500gph submersible mag drive pump. So I'm turning over the entire volume of my system about every 20min. Is this a sufficient size pump...
  14. General Reef Discussion
    Hey everyone, I've had a 150 gallon set-up for about a year. It's a fowlr, I'm planning on making it a reef sometime this month but i have a problem. I can't fit in a sump unless I move the tank up front so i can fit it in from the back which took 3-4 hours last time i did it to fit a fx5...
  15. General Reef Discussion
    Hi All, I am a beginner, as you know if you saw my thread about being overwhelmed. In that thread, I was debating between a 56 and 75 gallon tank from PetSmart. I haven't bought anything yet, and last night I found a 150 gallon tank being sold locally. Is a 150 gallon going to be too much to...
  16. DIY Forum
    It's been a few years, but getting back into saltwater is off the deep end. I just got a new150 extra high tank (48" × 24" × 30"). After lots of reading and debate, I've decided to drill the tank. I plan to set a center island overflow to keep it clean and have 4 sided visibility. 1.5" drain...
  17. General Reef Discussion
    I've had a 20 gallon nano, a 35 gallon, and I just upgraded to a 150 gallon that I bought off of craigslist. The person sold it with the stand he had been using with it a stand for a 220 gal sized tank. This means that the front edge of the tank does not sit on the front edge of the stand...
  18. General Reef Discussion
    What kind of corals can I keep in a 6 foot fish tank and a 4x54 watt light the lighting fixture is only 4 foot it's short but gives out a lot of light it also has reflectors
  19. General classifieds
    150 Gallon Saltwater Aquarium Setup Here’s everything you need to have your own little piece of ocean paradise in your home or office. The tank is currently setup and running, but it can be easily disassembled for transport to your home or office. You must provide your own vehicle for the...
  20. Large Systems
    Hello all, I'm having a custom installation done of a new 150 gallon acrylic tank which will be plumbed into the basement below. My LFS is doing the installation work, and when they wrote up the estimate, here are some of the items that they'll be using. My friend has been using them for...
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