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  1. Clams
    I was curious, has anyone every done a Clam Only tank? For example, just some live rock, maybe a couple of fish, and just clams? Making the Clams the focal point of the aquarium? How many clams can you put in a tank? Is it like fish? where you should only put so many fish in a certain sized...
  2. General Reef Discussion
    If you do a retrofit lighting system do you need to put a cover over your water if it is 12 inches above the water? Thanks!
  3. Lighting
    So im crusing arounds craigs list cause im looking for a light for a 20 long i want to build when i stumble upon a 48" 4 bulb tek for 10 bucks. It comes with a busted ballast which i searched on there website could be replaced for about 60 bucks. I want to know what kind of coral i would be able...
  4. Tank Specs
    Hi everyone. I'm a longtime reefer and very active on a local reefing forum, but this is my first post on this forum. A little about myself: I'm a recent graduate from Texas A&M Galveston and I received my Bachelor's of Science in Marine Biology. I have had an aquarium of some sort for most...
  5. General Reef Discussion
    I am looking for a good centerpiece fish to put in a 120 gallon mixed reef/clam tank. Any suggestions?
  6. General Reef Discussion
    Danyen suggested I start dosing w/ 2-part a few weeks ago when my xenia was on the brink of death (most of it had already died). I started using nano reef 2-part and it was like my tank came to was crazy. within a week all the coral was puffy and could actually see...
  7. Lighting
    Hi I was just wondering if there are any golden rules for lighting.... as in are there specific rules relating to watts/volume etc. I currently have a 215L (57Gal) tank with live rock, 11 small fish, some morphs, and another coral 'thing' and was wondering if it would be overkill to get a...
  8. General Reef Discussion
    I have been out of this game for about 8 years now, and I know that things change pretty quickly, what I want to know is this, if $ didn't matter, what kind of filtration and reactors would you run on your tank? When I use the search I always seem to dig up stuff written 5+ years ago, and...
  9. Margaritaville
    :wavey: Morning! Still sick, you all have a great weekend... I'm going to go to work!
  10. NIMAS- Club members only: Meeting/Selling/Trading
    Okay.. here is a list of items I can bring pending interest... it's amazing I have frags now where last year I was just adding them to the tank.. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR LARGER VERSION pulsing xenia (at least 4 pieces available) - free (Goingpoor) green striped mushrooms (5 available) - trade/$1 ea...
  11. Substrate Free Tank Husbandry (Bare bottomed)
    I started my first bb tank about a year and a half ago, and once it started growing nicely, I had to move. Here is the old setup filled with rock and coral. and the last pic I took, sniff, sniff
  12. NIMAS- Club members only: Meeting/Selling/Trading
    Was down in Indy this past week for some family matters and discovered that my sister lives less than 4 miles from Premium Aquatics new location :) . Of course I had to stop in Friday for their walkin hours before returning back home.Since I wasn't smart enough to make a list I forgot most of...
  13. Lighting
    Hi all. I have read many good things on here and just wanted to see if someone had some personal experience with this. I am looking to get the 8 bulb t-5 fixture from Tek. My tank is 18" wide and the fixture is 19". I was just wondering if anyone had this on a 90 gal and how it was working...
  14. General Reef Discussion
    I just wanted to know how many people use kalkwasser and how many use 2 part and the pros and cons of them.
  15. General Reef Discussion
    What is the difference between the two? Which one is better? I am looking for a new lighting system and this has stopped my search. Thanks,
  16. General Reef Discussion
    It's pretty! Thisis the best pic I could get so far.... not so good yet
  17. General Reef Discussion
    Added a few corals to my new t5 setup today it has been doing great.:) <TABLE cellSpacing=1 cellPadding=2 width="100%" border=0><TBODY><TR><TD class=tddetails vAlign=top align=left> </TD></TR></TBODY></TABLE> <TABLE cellSpacing=1 cellPadding=2 width="100%" border=0><TBODY><TR><TD...
  18. Lighting
    I am in the process of setting up a 100 gallon acrylic tank (36wx28dx24h) and am not sure how much light I should get. The tank I purchased has a ballast with two VHO's. One Super Atnic and one AquaSun. What the current idea was 2x MH for the reef which will be in there. I cant figure out if I...
  19. General Reef Discussion
    Fyrfytr's 93gal AquaVim curved glass bowfront tank build!!! Check it out, you'll be glad you did! (There's plenty o' pics!) I like to do lots of research before I make a purchase and would love to pass on what I've learned... Alright everybody, time for Tony to get building! Join me on my...
  20. General Reef Discussion
    Well this tank looks pretty cool its a clam tank and look very cool here is the link