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  1. Unknown

    some kind of sponge?
  2. Stand Build

    Stand for 75 gal and 40 Gal
  3. The THINK Tank
    I called it an HRDSB to distinguish it from an RDSB. HRDSB is a Hikk Remote Deep Sand Bed. What I am referring to is a 5G bucket setup such as this one: Anybody used one or know anybody who has used one to...
  4. Topic of the Week Archive
    For purposes of this discussion the following terms are used to describe certain things: Live Rock: This seems to be self-explanatory but it will include any DIY rocks, any type of actual rock that is used in a tank for a surface for the bacteria to live on. Wet/Dry media: This includes, but...
  5. Northeast Florida Marine Aquarium Society
    looking for some stuff for my refuguim for right now. i want to poss get anything that would be good for soft corals
  6. Large Systems
    Hi all.. i hope i correctly translate.. so it should be a 350 gallons tank :read:.. or a 1300-1400 liters.. as you wish.. in this days my wife told me i can build it if i can pay for the glasses.. that here (italy) will cost me approx 3k € .. so nearly 5.000 dollars :doh: well.. the main...
  7. General Reef Discussion
    My LFS ,for as long as i can remember, stirs the sand bed in their 3 display tanks daily. Is this something that i need to do also? well not now since the sand has been in for 3 months. but is there any benefit to this??
  8. The Think Tank Must Reads.
    I just spent three hours reading through the DSB myth thread and decided in all fairness to put up a pro DSB thread. Although I have not been in the hobby as long as many on here have. I research constantly for ways to improve the quality of life for the animals I choose to own. This is in no...
  9. General Reef Discussion
    Here is an update on our planned fuge and how it will connect to the overall system: Our refugium is meant to simulate a biotope that in the wild would be related to a coral reef ecosystems. Our biotope refugium is a tropical Pacific estuarine refugium connected to our 30-gallon near-shore...
  10. The THINK Tank
    One of the few places I've ever heard the use of high lighting (meaning high par) is in a DSB. What is the high par suppose to be it suppose to burn off the excess nutrients found in the water column? Are all DSB tanks high in nutrients just by the nature of having a DSB?
  11. The THINK Tank
    From the website of a prominent supplier: "Why should one use aragonite? Aragonite is a naturally occurring, calcium carbonate mineral. It is precipitated from ocean surface waters mainly by organisms (e.g., coral) that use it to make their shells and skeletons. In recent years, aragonite has...
  12. Acropora millepora (right) 1/12/07

    The right-most strawberry Acropora millepora as of 1/12/07
  13. General Reef Discussion
    wondering opinions about the best phosphate media. just plan on running it in a sock in my sump along with carbon. i know some of it is iron based. or is it better not to run anything like that without a reactor?
  14. General Reef Discussion
    ok im on about the 4th week of my cyano bloom and really getting sick of it. i only have 2 fish, ive barely been feeding them, i skim wet, do waterchanges every week. trates 0, phosphates 0according to tests. i run a dsb system although the dsb is only about a month old. really starting to...
  15. The THINK Tank
  16. General Reef Discussion
    just found an article on dsbs. i found it pretty informative. please however post anything u might not agree with!!
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