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  1. General Reef Discussion
    Hi folks. In my 40G reef, one of my two 1.75" turbo grazer snails died today. I've heard they can poison a tank when they die - is that true? Should I get it out of there? One of my hermits is eating it and has clamped himself to it, refusing to let go. Is my tank in trouble or should I...
  2. Tank Specs
    My tank is a 30 gallon. Lighting is 2 55 watt 9375 K power compacts, and 1 30 watt actinic. Filtration is 45 pounds of live rock, 3 inch sand substrate, and 2 power heads. Skimmer is right now a POS but will be upgrading to the bakpak2 when it arrives at the end of the week. The visijet I am...
  3. General Reef Discussion
    When I moved my tank just over a month ago I noticed that I had a few spots of hardened substrate but because the tank was doing well and my parameters were acceptable I didn't bother with it. Now, a month later I can't get my calcium above 300 mg/L and my alk is hovering at about 2.5 meq/L...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    Well I spent the last couple of hours installing the 2x13 watt power compact kit on my eclipse6 I bough tthe kit from ahsupply.com I really like how it looks the tank is set up with about an inch of live sand about 7-10lbs of live rock complet with some nice ledges and caves I set mine up much...
  5. Tank Specs
    55-gal all glass that began cycling in February 2000. Coralife Power Compacts- 2 bulbs (50/50 and actinic), run on a 10/12 shift 2X Rio1400 powerheads running opposite KNOP Hang-on skimmer Heater (Wet/Dry filter- still debating if it should be used) 75#'s of uncured LR (TONS of brown...
  6. Tank Specs
    Here is my set up: 55 gallon Glass aquarium 110 lbs of live rock 55 lbs of live sand 2 maxijet 1200's 1 penguin 1180 ph CPR BakPak with surface skimmer 2 175 watt MH lights (hamilton 10K) 1 NO URI actinic Super wave stip with night time sensor Evaporation water is replaced via an IV style...
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