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  1. Nano Reefs
    Welcoming myself and I have questions on my biocube lighting Hello my name is Chris and i just purchased a new Coralife 29g tank. My only questions for now are dealing with the Stock lighting and run times. I have noticed that the "Blue fluorescent" bulb runs with the fans. Does this need to be...
  2. Tank Specs
    So I just got this 29g with a lid and cheap light, heater, fresh water filter and decor from on the side of the road where someone had just moved out(major score!). I could start building a sump with it since I don't have one yet for my 55g but I wasn't planning on having one since I just bought...
  3. General Reef Discussion
    Hi all, I would like some advice on adding two additional animals to my tank. My tank has been running for about 4 months. Here's my current setup/maintenance: I have modified the filtration in my tank with the following: 2x 425 powerheads InTank Media basket using Purigen, ChemiClean Elite...
  4. Nano Reefs
    So I started my first ever 10g reef that I want to upgrade to a 29g! (small apartment, wish I could go bigger) My 10g has about 25ish pound of live rock with lots of coraline, blue Xenia(it grows like crazy....), a kenya tree, and a trumpet coral. Everything will move over once the sand and...
  5. Water movement (pumps & wavemakers)
    <hr style="color:#000000; background-color:#000000" size="1"> Hi everyone, I am new to this forum and would first like to introduce myself. I have experience in many freshwater aquariums including planted tanks as well. This is my first time setting up a saltwater tank and plan on making it a...
  6. Reefing Equipment
    Alright, my Coralife BioCube 29g setup is doing pretty well! Now summer is finally here in Chicago... And that brings the heat.. Biocube's are infamous for that issue and I was able to experience it first hand over the last week but yesterday was the worst and has me really concerned...
  7. General Reef Discussion
    Can I have a dwarf lion fish in my 29 gallon biocube? I have a bengaii cardinal fish, clownfish, and 2 damsels
  8. Reefing Equipment
    I have a 29 gallon Coralife Cube and I need a skimmer that fits into the read chamber. I don't want to mod my tank or the chamber at all nor do I want a HOB skimmer. I purchased the Hydor slim skim nano and it does not fit so I will be returning it. Anyone have any luck with Tunze Nano DOC...
  9. TRT Member Blog's
    I figured since Im home sick with some godawful thing called viral encephalitis,( basically a constant migraine caused by a virus), I might as well make myself a little blog on here.only problem is, I ain't exactly New to keeping fish. I'll try to keep this part short. I've had multiple...
  10. General Reef Discussion
    29g biocube, been established years. Never had a problem with any water tests other than small nitrates once in awhile.....ph is down to about 8.0 or maybe even 7.9 or so. I've missed the last 3 weeks of water changes and last week my Coral beauty died outta nowhere when we had a temp spike from...
  11. General Reef Discussion
    Thanks to the assistance of all of you, I finally made the leap! I found a used 29 Gallon Coralife BioCube. Upgrades -RapidLED Coralife Biocube 29 Retrofit Kit (24 LED) (non-dimmable) -Coralife S-1000 265GPH Pump I brought it home along with some established aquarium water (parameters checked...
  12. Nano Reefs
    Just thought I would start up a thread as I'm starting up my biocube. This is my second attempt at reefing. First didn't go to well and ended after about 2 months. This time around I've done my research and am ready to give it another shot. I will add pictures and updates as i go along. Let me...
  13. Skimmers & other filtration
    Hey everyone, I have a 29g biocube marine aquarium, I am new to the hobby and seek advice... I currently have a filter pad and heater in chamber 1, nothing in chamber 2 and the pump in chamber 3. I am going to be using a protein skimmer and adding a media tray to the middle chamber with this...
  14. Lighting
    Hello Reef Tank members! My name is Michael and I am looking for some lighting recommendations for new 29g long(30") tank. I would love to get any recommendations. I would post some links to some of the light fixtures I have found, but as new member I am not allowed yet. Thank you...
  15. DIY Forum
    Hey guys. I have a stock 29g tank that i want to put a canopy over. my lights are 2x18w. Will probably upgrade if i ever get hungry for LPS and SPS. How high up must the lights be placed? Is there a minimum? as of right now, the lights are sitting on the top of the tank, directly above the water...
  16. Skimmers & other filtration
    So the current set up I have is a 29g with a hang on back wet/dry. It's worked fine for about a decade but it's starting to wear out and I'm getting overloaded with Phosphates. Oh, and the skimmer on it is toast and never really worked well in the first place. So... I plan to do a major...
  17. Lighting
    Ive recently purchased a Biocube 29g with no hood for a great deal however with no hood comes with no lights. I don't have the option of hanging lights from the ceiling so what are my best options. Looking for LED's at a reasonable price for soft coral. Ive heard PAR 38's are decent. What do you...
  18. General Reef Discussion
    I have a 29 gallon biocube, set up for about seven months, which is stocked with two firefish and a Yellow Assessor basslet. I'm looking to keep a single anthias in this tank. Is it possible, and which species do you reccomend if it is? I know they generally do better in groups but I wanted your...
  19. Nano Reefs
    Hey y'all, Im trying to get my tank to the next level. Ive been doing this for years but kind of just half assed it up til now. I finally got all the test kits and am determined to do more frequent water changes, get the optimal lighting hours, water flow etc... Wondering what your thoughts on...
  20. General Reef Discussion
    Hey guys I just want to know what brand of tank its better? My girlfriend lives in a apartment and the manager said that a 29G will be ok to have, she wants to build a reef tank and we want to choose the one that works best?
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