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biocube 29 set up

  1. Nano Reefs
    Hey gang - I bought the InTank media baskets for the Coralife Biocube 29 and wondered what people would suggest for the light to use in the back for the fuge basket containing chaeto or other?
  2. General Reef Discussion
    hi new to saltwater/reef tank. began my set up after preliminary research. Went to local store and purchased six 4.4 gallon (= 26.4 gallons) RO DI water jugs bc i read biocube tend to take less than stated amount plus water displacement. filled it with four jugs added 30 pounds sand and about 25...
  3. General Reef Discussion
    Hey im new to this site but ive been reading for a few days and picked up alot. Im not brand new to keeping fish but pretty much a novice other than having a thrown together salt water setup in college for predators only- that got boring fast. I live in the city now and just moved to a new...
  4. Nano Reefs
    I am currently looking at getting one of the Coralife Biocubes. I have never done a saltwater tank and am trying to find out the best way to get started. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks in advance.
  5. General Reef Discussion
    Hey all. New to this so please bare with me. Have a 29 Biocube that is being set up. I purchased the Biocube protein skimmer for it and it seems to be working just fine. I set it up with the stock filter then I set it up without the stock filter. Which way is better??? Also what type of 2...
  6. Water movement (pumps & wavemakers)
    Hey guys, I just upgraded to a biocube 29 from a little 5 gallon that was up for a year. I have a water circulation question. I have the stock return pump running with 2 Hydor Koralia 425s (on each side for the tank facing eachother) and a maxi jet 400 on the back wall facing the front glass...
  7. Tank Specs
    the basic 29 gallon biocube have 12 pounds LR and 1 damsel have the basic sump in the back and a small heater and a protein skimmer (the biocube protein skimmer) what should i add or remove
  8. Livestock Breeding and Propagation
    Just recently i started witnessing that my two arrow crabs (male and female) were pulling their bottoms against each other, after some research i found out that they were actually breeding and i can now see a batch of eggs hanging from the female's bottom. My questions are: should i separate...
  9. General Reef Discussion
    I would like to know what kinds of coral i should start out with i have a 29g biocube and how long should i let it set with fish before adding coral and how do i know if my protein skimmer is working
  10. General Reef Discussion
    Well I am looking for any suggestions, opinions or general knowledge I can gain on my new biocube 29 the only thing added to the system thus far is a 550 koralia powerhead. I eventually plan on adding a skimmer. I do have saltwater experience but on a much larger 180 gallon reef tank that I...
  11. General Reef Discussion
    Hello... Just got my biocube yesterday. New to salt water aquariums.. Need some help staring up. I'm going to buy some live rock and live sand tomorow at my local fish shop. They have the live rock in their aquariums, I take it the rock is cured, do I still have to do a cycle in the tank. Any...
  12. General Reef Discussion
    3 days ago i bought a 29 gallon biocube.i went to the grocery store and bought 30 gallons of regular drinking water and miwed the salt in and added to the tank.?1 was this the right kind of water to use.?2 what is my next step? sounds like i need to cycle the system but not sure what this...
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