Hi there , I have purchased a custom built tank they were selling off at my LFS its 88 uk gallon DT (106 US gallon) with a 28 uk gallon sump (32.4 US gallon).
Its deep....30" depth i know lights will be expensive because i wanna stick with Kessil leds and maintenance an issue (stepladders and a...
Should a Melanurus Wrasse be put in a tank with a DSB? I'm not sure if he would be getting attacked by the worms etc when sleeping. Also, would the wrasse end up eating a lot of the fauna in the DSB defeating the purpose of having a DSB?
I am planning to upgrade from a 72 to a 120 gallon.
I am undecided about what I am going to do with the old sand. I plan to use some of the old sand, but I am not sure how much to use and whether or not it should be rinsed...
Also, I was considering putting some new sand on top, if I...
New to posting to Trt, I have had fresh water tanks over the years and have always made "Inclosed" Filtering systems. But here is where my question for all of you is.
In the system that i have drawn out via auto cad i have two remote deep sand beds(Which i have never used before), with one...
11G reef in the making
Nearly at 4 months now. Corals are growing but have browned up, perhaps due to inadequate lighting.
Parameters: (as at 11 March 2012)
Ammonia: 0 ppm
Nitrites: 0 ppm
Nitrates: 5 ppm
15W BoostLED PAR30...
im thinking about taking all the lr out of my tank for an hour or so to clean my cc bed, it a deep cc bed which i know is a no no, but i bought this tank off a guy so it wasnt my decision. ive got alot of diatom in my tank, im not sure if its because i dont have enough flow or what. my lr is...
I am moving tanks... I am going bare bottom on the main tank.. and will have a deep bed sand filter in a separate refugium.
My current sand bed is 6 yrs undisturbed... and was moved from a prior tank with 4 yrs on it. Nitrates -0
1. Phosphates - builds up in Sand.. and can ...