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  1. General Reef Discussion
    Hey guys! I have had a large electric blue legged hermit for about a year now and about a month ago he changed to an almost "rusty" purple color. I know it's him because he's the only large hermit I have, I have 12 small ones and they are all accounted for. Is this possible? I mean, yeah it is...
  2. General Reef Discussion
    Ok I got an electric blue hermit crab last night along with a couple of turbo snails. I thought it looked cool and along with the description seemed like it would be good for helping out my cleaning crew. Link below...
  3. NFMAS Member Tanks
    Since I was a small child, I have always had pets. Whether it was a dog, stray cat, baby squirl, injured bird, lizard, turtle. snake, aquarium, or just about any animal that I could keep. I have also had an aquarium set up constantly since I was 4 years old. Definately not going to share how...
  4. TCMAS
    well i know what i need to do, however its not giving me the results i want! well 10 gal display, 20 gal volume. coralife 65 super skimmer. tiny fuge of chaeto (regrown from two strands). lots of live rock and live sand mixed with crushed coral (one mistake i made in my early days. tank...
  5. General Reef Discussion
    petco has these big ugly tan hermit crabs, there about the size of a golf ball. of course no one knows anything in that store whether or not its reef safe etc. does anyone have a clue what these are and if they are reef safe? they were in the saltwater tanks with damsels. they appeared to have a...
  6. General Reef Discussion
    Im very excited aboutt my tank .. so far i have it running for 4 days now .. things are looking good its a 20 gallon tank .. i got liverock bedding and i also got 3 pieces of live rock so far .. one of the peicess looked like it had nothing on it in the lfs but when i put it in my tank i noticed...
  7. General Reef Discussion
    hey everyone, in an effort to be sure that i have not/ am not doing anything else stupid, i'm asking for some advice. I have intentions of moving this tank in the direction of corals in the upcoming weeks, and before i do anything i want to make sure that i do it right. So to do that i am...
  8. General Reef Discussion
    Ok i love inverts more than fish, some people say i am crazy but i like the creepy crawly things in my tank. Right now i have some blue leg hermits, a serpent star, many Astraea snails, Feather duster, coral banded shrimp. What other inverts would be good to add to my 72gallon reef? Right...
  9. General Reef Discussion
    For plans of getting fish i want: 1 Kaudren's Cardinal, 1 Ocellaris Clownfish, 1 bicolor blenny, and 1 Clown Goby. I was also thinking about getting (liveaquaria says that it's easy to take care of and peaceful) a Pincushion Urchin aka Blue Tuxedo I also want an Electric Blue Hermit Crab maybe 2...
  10. General Reef Discussion
    i have 1 GSM, 1 algae blenny, 1 fire shrimp, 1 cleaner shrimp, 10 turbo snails, 6 margarita snails, 1 electric blue hermit crab, 1 orange linkia starfish in my 30g tank.
  11. General Reef Discussion
    Its been about a month since I posted some tank pics and update so here it is. Stock List: 20 or so dicosoma mushrooms (Red and Green) 10 ricordea mushrooms 1 Pumping Xenia (that badly needs to be fragged!!) 1 Spaghetti Finger Leather Coral 1 Large Green and Purple Metallic Mushroom 2 Torch...
  12. General Reef Discussion
    Hi everyone. I am new to TRT and first would like to introduce myself. My name is Nate and I live in Colorado. I have a 50g FW Oscar tank and am in the middle of the cycling process of my 25 gallong SW tank. Currently, I have 15 lbs. of live rock, a Bio-Wheel 200, a SeaClone 100 protein...
  13. TCMAS
    Hi everyone! Just wanted to say hi and let you all know that I'll be at the next meeting to become a TCMAS member. Some info about me and my tank: My name is Rob and I live in Burnsville. If you want to know anything else about me you'll have to ask to find out. Tank Specs: 20g High...
  14. Rochester Minnesota Marine Aquarium Club (RMMAC)
    Ross just shared with me an ad from the Mayo Classifieds... www.tropfish.com Amazing prices....anyone want in? Jodi
  15. Tank Specs
    Reef Salt Water tank Set up March 2004 with additions quite often. 58 gallon Oceanic Reef-Ready PFO PC 3x96W lights Euro-Reef ES5-2 Skimmer 20 gallon diy sump/refugium Mag950 return pump Wavemaster Pro Maxi-Jet Powerhead mp-600 (160gph) Maxi-Jet 1200 (2) Ebo-Jager 150 watt heater 65 lbs...
  16. TCMAS
    Since I treated my bugs and killed off all my crabs, Plus a heat spike to 89 degrees I've have a little algea; some hair, turf, some fuzzy stuff, and quite a bit of bubble algea since my emeralds are gone. So I hear all these different opinions "crabs are evil", "1 crab per will take care of...
  17. General Reef Discussion
    :banana: I have finished my nitrogen cycle. Thank God! Any advice on what to start out with in the tank for corals. My nitrate is 12.5. Is that acceptable for corals? I have 1 175 watt Mh 10k and one 96 watt Pc actenic thanks Rob
  18. General Reef Discussion
    Hi guys. Ok here's how it is I bought a new anemone for my clown fish after the old one died and they really really liked this one. As days went by I noticed that my cleaner shrimp went missing. The next day I can't find my Kole Tang, but then later discovered the anemone was eating him I...
  19. General Reef Discussion
    Why do women love hermies sooooo much. Let me tell you my mistake was taking her down to the fish store. Oh look at them they're so cute you have to buy one. So needless to say my cleanup crew is not the optimum snails but HERMIES AHHHHHHHHHHH! I once tried to put my foot down and say I was...
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