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  1. The THINK Tank
    i have a new tank setup cycling...for my aquascape im using brs reef saver rock.... ok, so a buddy of mine gave me some of his live rock... it has been out of water and sitting in a cardboard box for 2 years!!!!! there is suprizingly to me still dark pink coraline on it!?! my question is...
  2. General Reef Discussion
    Some of my coraline algea started to turn white.Not all of it but in some areas. Any ideas?
  3. General Reef Discussion
    can coraline algea encrust sorta like a m.capricornis look at the pic lmk if it even is coraline algea.
  4. General Reef Discussion
    Hi Everyone!! Before I start I know you all are prob not going to be able to tell me for sure with out pix but unfortunately I can't post any pix. I have two things going on in my tank that I'm not sure what they are. 1. I have this stuff on the front side of my glass they look like little...
  5. General Reef Discussion
    Well, I am new to this site and thought I would introduce myself and start my tank chronicle too. Some of you know me already, but for those that don't, my name is Greg...and I'm a reefaholic. I've been keeping saltwater fish since my wife, Gail, and I got married 25 years ago. We decided to...
  6. Nano Reefs
    I bought a waving xenia some yellow star polyps and a bubble tip anename purple and blue and gree n milti colored one that my clown fish really likes...any thing else i shold be putting in there to go with them ?
  7. Nano Reefs
    Thought about or tried to figure out what specific gravity or salinity coraline algea thrives at ? i have been running my tank between 1.022 - 1.024 and its not growing as others have told me it will i do daily doses of kent marine calcium kent iodine and kent iron ... is there anything else i...
  8. General Reef Discussion
    Good morning TRT! Coffee is made. The timer is set on more coffee as well. I cheated and had a pop tart for breakfast. Hope everyone has a Wonderful Wednesday. Part of that Wonderful Wednesday would be to pacify the coffeemaker by posting in the weekly discussion thread :)
  9. Nano Reefs
    ok...Im New to the nano world...ive had larger tanks which are a lot easier to take care of...this nano is giving me hell...i made a bad mistake off the line...i only cycled it for a bout a week and a half befor i thru live rock and a few damsils in the tank...well with my larger tanks ( 55 & 40...
  10. Northeast Florida Marine Aquarium Society
    I have noticed this growth on the sides and underneath my rocks. Some are white some are a light purple color like coraline algea. They are not hard but soft like cobwebs. Any ideas?
  11. Palmetto Marine Aquarium Club
    Here is a pic of my new urchin. I got 3 of these in at work, and had to lay claim to one -the other 2 were gone in a matter of hours. So far it has been well behaved, except for pooping on EVERYTHING. But I guess he is finding things to eat, which is good. A rose sea urchin, I named it tribble...
  12. General Reef Discussion
    Well my tank has been set up about a month now and I need to get rid of 2 algae problems. issue #1 The tank was purchased used and was set up when I bought it. At the time of purchase it was full of green hair algae. When I got it home I brushed each rock and cleaned each rock before I put it in...
  13. General Reef Discussion
    Im looking to build some rock racks with pvc and some great stuff. what is a safe paint to coat the great stuff with?
  14. DIY Forum
    I've been doing lots of reading and have seen some unique aquascaping lately. My rocks have been cooking for the past 8-9 weeks and I'm ready to start planning my new aquascaping and would like to build some solid pillars using a combination of epoxy and a single internal rod running from top...
  15. General Reef Discussion
    I have a flat wafer type form of a hard form of coral growing in my tank as best I can tell. It started growing on some live rock when I introduced it about 2 years ago. Anyone know what it is? Ok had to resize pic Thanks
  16. General Reef Discussion
    I'm having a hard time getting coraline to grow all over my rocks:lookaround:, you guys got any suggestions?:lightbulb: :king:-Deuter:read:
  17. General Reef Discussion the misconception thread and now I am more confused. I am putting together a 28 gallon bowfront and want to have a nice airy look to the rock, and don't need a coast to coast wall to the top. Since the really nice "fully cured" tonga is $5.99 I would like to not buy too much...
  18. General Reef Discussion
    How do you get Coraline Algae to cover everything? I had a 20 gallon set up for 4 months and didn't get any Coraline at all. I have heard about people getting Coraline everywhere in 3 months. I now have a 55 set up now and would like to see some Coraline Algae over everything. Would it help if I...
  19. General Reef Discussion
    I am still up in the air on a reef or a fish only tank. I know the basics are setup the same: 3-4 months of cooking/curing/cycling Skimmer Flow testing Lighting, more flow, CA,Alk additives are additional for the reef. I want some really nice fish in the tank like a trigger or angels (If they...
  20. General Reef Discussion
    Well here are some pictures of my spray bar That I think I am going to install. I have joined the 2 middle outputs, do you think that I should join the other 2 as well by the overflows?? Let me know your thoughts. Not sure if I should just keep them separate. The plumbing has a manifold and...
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