The Reef Tank banner
brs
1-20 of 33 Results
  1. General Reef Discussion
    I am totally frustrated starting up my phosban reactor 150. I had it running a few month ago without a problem but since then I ordered a new batch of BRS bulk GFO and find that most of it is very fine particles. Three times I have tried to set up to find that most of the GFO makes its way...
  2. General Reef Discussion
    Hello all. I'm looking for some help with utilizing my Neptune DOS for dosing Calcium/Alk and possibly even Mg (even if i have to switch out containers for a few hour period). I was struggling with Ca, Alk, and Mg levels before but I have seemed to level them out. Now I have a high pH issue...
  3. General Reef Discussion
    Does BRS Reef Saver rock need to be cycled like other dry rock? It says on their website “This rock is 100% free of nuisance algae and pests which can cause complete tank shut downs and is guaranteed to be free of apitasia, bubble algae, parasitic isopods, mantis shrimp, acro eating flat...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    I want to add some rock to my already established tank and was thinking about buying some reef saver rock from BRS. My plan was to get the rock, let is soak in freshwater overnight and then slowly add the pieces into my tank. My tank is 150 gallons so I am assuming that the damages, if any...
  5. Dosing and reactor equipment
    Show me your mounted BRS Media Reactor! Hey everyone- I have a few BRS Deluxe Dual media reactors on the way and HAVE NO CLUE how to mount them. I was hoping to have them hanging inside the sump, but can't find anyone else that did that. Has anyone mounted these in sump? It seems easy to mount...
  6. General Reef Discussion
    Bulk Reef Supply is having a spring sale with many items at 10% off. I just bought 60 lbs of Pukani and a Tunze Osmolator and saved about $50 total.
    brs
  7. General Reef Discussion
    Hey guys, I used BRS dry base rock without cycling it like a dumba** :doh: and now have high nitrates and detectable phosphates (Hannah checker). Would weekly water changes be enough to eventually overcome this? Or am I doomed to take out all of the rock and recycle it in a trashcan? Thank you!
  8. Skimmers & other filtration
    I'm having a hard time between deciding weather or not to get the bubble magus nac 3 or eshopps in sumps 75psk. Any help or advice This is my first reef tank 55 gallon with a diy sump from a 14 gallon tank (20x10x19 high)
  9. General Reef Discussion
    So I'm starting an new tank (55 gallon), this will be my first saltwater tank. So far I have most of the equipment. But, I'm about to order my lights and need help to see if this combination is good. I'm ordering an aquaticlife 2bulb t5 ho fixture (will eventually add another one) and I'm also...
  10. For Sale /Trade or Buy
    I have a few items for sale. NextReef MR1 Reactor with 70gph adjustable pump. (blue one) $50 BRS 1.1ml Single Dosing Pump $60 4x3 Custom stand and open hanging canopy. Needs a little touch much but nothing major. $650 OBO
  11. General Reef Discussion
    So i have been having a little bit of diatoms on my sandbed. I have noticed it really started once i put in a a reactor with GFO in it. Has anyone else had this issue. I originally put it in because of phosphate but now my phosphates are reading 0. Do you think i should remove the reactor...
  12. Rochester Minnesota Marine Aquarium Club (RMMAC)
    Hey guys... I wanted to try and put together a group buy from Bulk Reef Supply. Since I'm new to the hobby and finally just a couple months out from actually getting our tank up and running I have a decent wish list for items. Figured this might be a good way to get decent prices on some of...
  13. General classifieds
    Hi I am going to be doing a Group buy in march, and am offering to add people to the list. This is a great way to get huge discounts on reef supplies and you get added to bulk reef supplies preferred members club permanently which includes discounts for life. If interest make a bulk reef supply...
  14. General Reef Discussion
    Can anyone comment on BRS Pukani dry rock vs. Reefcleaners Florida Reef Rock? BRS is running a sale for 40lb for $100. Reefcleaners is 50lb for $95. I have a 90 gallon tank, and will either use 80lb of Pukani or 100lb of reefcleaners. Thanks, Mark
  15. General Reef Discussion
    Hello all, Just wanted to pass on a note and tell you of my first experience with Bulk Reef Supply. I ordered last week the BRS GFO & Carbon Reactor -dual with MJ1200. The good: The order was placed and it was shipped relatively fast. Within 24 hours as I recall. The bad: They left out the...
  16. General Reef Discussion
    I am planning to dose kalkwasser in my 40 breeder tank with 20g long sump. I have a gravity fed auto-top-off with 1/4" tubing. there is a 20 gallon container which holds RO water. I am planning to mix BRS kalkwasser in that 20 gallon ATO container and will put a Hydor koralia 1150 circulation...
  17. General Reef Discussion
    Hey Everyone. I've been dosing Brightwell Code A + Code B for about 1.5 months now. I have found that to maintain my calcium around 450 PPM and my alkalinity at 8 dkh, I need to dose 45 ml per day of each. backwards calculating this - yeilds a consumtpion of 20 PPM Calcium, 0.007 PPM Magnesium...
  18. General Reef Discussion
    Hello TRT, So I have been running my biopellet reactor for a month or so and noticed it wasn't tumbling like it was before. I cleaned it out and put it back together and now it wont tumble at all. Ive taken it apart many times and changed pumps to try and figure it out and I cant. I blow in...
  19. General Reef Discussion
    New here to the board. Wanting to get a couple reactors and media and possibly an Apex unit. Anyone currently setting up a group buy through BRS or I can start one today. Thank you!!
  20. General Reef Discussion
    So here it goes. I bought a brs refrac. with ATC several months back. As many of you may know, this device comes with a calibration solution for calibration to 1.0264/35ppt. Initially, I thought "no need to calibrate right out of the box, its new!" (wrong). Didnt find this out till just...
1-20 of 33 Results
Top