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  1. General Reef Discussion
    Anyone on here had any experience using Caribsea? I decided to add some to my established tank as I only had coral gravel and wanted the additional benefits of the sand. I researched it, read the instructions, then added some of it to my tank. I had turned the pumps and powerheads off to stop...
  2. Tank Specs
    Hi all, I am living in Taiwan, and speaking reef lingo in Chinese is a bit difficult. I have a new 10 G tank 2 weeks old, I bought a couple plants for it, live coral and with that came some crabs, etc (the coral must be hollow on the inside, as they were hidden for a week. The colt coral I...
  3. General Reef Discussion
    I have a 29 gallon mixed reef tank and for some reason it will be clear and then it will get a white haze to it. I am trying to figure out why it does that and how to get it out. Mg 1350 Ca 460 SG 1.026 KH 11.8
  4. General Reef Discussion
    36 gallon FOWLR Protein Skimmer 2 Clowns 10 hermit crabs star fish peppermint shrimp 2 turbo snails i have no filter running. I just have live rock. :confused::confused::confused:I have had a cloudy tank for a while now. somedays its worst than others. somedays its clear but not crystal...
  5. General Reef Discussion
    I just set up my first reef tank in 9 years and I could use some help! SET UP 50 gallon Tank Reef Octopus OCT BH-1000 HOB Skimmer Maxspect 27" R420R 16K (Razor) LED Lighting Theo UL Heater - 200 Watt Ecotech Vortech MP10 Wavemaker IN TANK (so far) 90lbs of Nature's Ocean Bio-Active Live...
  6. General Reef Discussion
    My 120 FOWLR tank has what i think is sand to be floating around and not settling on bottom is their any way to fix this?
  7. General Reef Discussion
    I posted this in the think forum as well and saw this was a much more active one so I posted it again here. This morning I came down to my tank and it was quite cloudy. The fish were still swimming and looked healthy. I checked my temp and it said 84degrees! I am not sure what happened but...
  8. The THINK Tank
    This morning I came down to my tank and it was quite cloudy. The fish were still swimming and looked healthy. I checked my temp and it said 84degrees! I am not sure what happened but i checked the heater and it was moved up past 80. I am not sure if the eel or another fish had bumped it and...
  9. General Reef Discussion
    My tank has been a little cloudy lately. I turned of my water pump, and after about 20 minutes, everything cleared up. I turned my pump back on and everything was pushed around again. What can I do about this? Is my pump too strong for a 55gal? Its 1,321 gal/hr pump.
  10. "Soft" corals
    So I'm new to the hobby and im kinda flying blind. just to let yall kno wat i got going on i have a 28g nano cube with 40 pounds of live sand and 37 pounds of live rock 32 pounds i added when i started the tank about 2 months ago and 5 pounds i added less than a week ago. i have 2 damsels and...
  11. General Reef Discussion
    i put my live sand in my tank yesterday and had a cloudy mess i let it sit overnight without any of my pumps on and this morning i turned everything on the skimmer is taking out some of the stuff and im using a filter sock in the sump where the overflow comes in but it is still cloudy any ideas...
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