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  1. Skimmers & other filtration
    I know this topic has probably been beat to death a few times but I'm looking for opinions on using a bio-wheel in my sump in an established reef system. Here are the system specs: 120gal tank with sump(3 trays and large bio-wheel) SWC 160 Skimmer Phosban and Purigen each in their own reactor...
  2. Skimmers & other filtration
    so im in the process of buying the things i need for my 30 long reef setup. Im up to filtration now. Im gunna have live rock/sand. Someone told me i NEED a sump to keep any saltwater fish/corals alive. Im kind of skeptical about this. Another person told me i could get away with a Marineland...
  3. General Reef Discussion
    Wanted to know if anyone has ever built a refugium using an old bio wheel filter? I have a 20 gallon tank and wanted to try it as a hang on back type. I was thinking of cutting the back out of it and using lexan to make it bigger. Any thoughts?
  4. General Reef Discussion
    Hi guys, i'm relatively new to the aquarium trade but I have to start somewhere right? I have a 55 gallon SW tank right now. I have a an 8 inch snowflake moray eel, 3.5" regal blue tang, 3" lemonpeel angel and a massive brittle starfish as well as some margarita turbo snails. For filtration I...
  5. Reefing Equipment
    I have a 125 gallon tank with about 125 pounds of live rock and 3 inches of live sand. Stock includes 3 tangs, lawnmower blennie, 3 damsels, a copperband butterfly, a clown fish, one anenome, and a few mushrooms, zoa's and several snails. Tank has been set up for about 5 months. I was...
  6. General Reef Discussion
    Hello all, I've been reading and researching for awhile and finally decided to bite the bullet and setup an empty tank of mine. From reading online and talking with different LFS's I've recieved very different advice and information so I was hoping to get some opinions here that sent me in the...
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