Alrighty so here's where I'm at, sorry for the novel, I'm a long winded person :P
I have had a 10g freshwater setup for about 18 months now. I originally wanted to just jump into a saltwater setup, but after doing research and took into account my zero experience, low budget and minimal space...
Hello! I have just joined this page, and have already found a ton of awesome information!
I have had a small 10g freshwater setup for a little over 18 months now. Started with two dwarf gourami, but sadly a recent 4 hour move took the most gorgeous one :(
I originally wanted to just jump into...
Hey all I really enjoy The Reef Tank and appreciate the great info and reef banter. I am in the info gathering process of a 50 gal reef build and hope to start purchasing equipment in the next month. ( I already have the tank)This will be my first saltwater tank but have been keeping freshwater...
Hello, I am new to the hobby. This is my first saltwater tank and I'm going for a mixed reef. It's been set up for about 14 months now. It's a 54 gallon AGA corner with a 20 gallon sump, a coralife 125 super skimmer, a 150 watt led light, and a brs dual reactor for gfo/carbon. I really just want...
I found a great deal on a fish tank and stand so I decided to jump on it and turn it into a saltwater tank since I've always wanted one. Judging by the measurements (22"w by 18"L by 31" deep) I think it's a 48 gallon tank. I went the my lfs and asked some questions on how to get started and I...
Hey guys hello all, I'm new to the forum so in this very first post of mine, I would like to introduce my 6 months old setup and to get your precious comments.
Here are the equipments and tank info
125*50*55h cm tank full with 65 gallons water
30 gallons sump
Taotronics tt-al16 120W LED...
I've been doing planted FW tanks for round about 10 years now, At the moment all of my tanks are dry in the garage waiting for a cross country move after the first of the year, all livestock given to friends/sold, but I couldn't bear to part with the tanks, so I'm paying to ship...
I was asked to post some pictures of my tank, I was having skimmer problems so there were to many micro bubbles for pictures right away so thats why i took so long. Anyway here are some pictures, it's my first tank 120 gallon and its 7 months old.
10 gallon tank (RO/DI saltwater from the store)
AquaClear 50 filter
Hydor 50W heater
Current Orbit Marine LED (18W):
-27 12,000K LEDs
-9 8,000K LEDs
-18 445nm LEDs
-18 460nm LEDs
20 lbs live sand
7 lbs dry rock, 2 lbs cured live rock
Set everything up last night...
hey guys. This is my first, soon to be reef, saltwater tank. It's a 60 gallon tank with a 20 gallon sump. At the moment I have two clowns, a coral beauty, two turbo snails, a turban snail, and four blue leg hermits. My lighting is an aquatic life t5 fixture with one true actinic, a purple...
So I got my 40L plumbed today got the sump running and have it pumping water right now to check for leeks in the plumbing which I am sure is fine pvc isn't to hard to do. I used a 30 gallon rubbermaid tote and another smaller like 10-15 gallon to house my skimmer.
As of right...
Hi everybody!:drool: This is my first post on the reef tank! I have had it for 3 days. I am new to reef keeping and this is my first tank. I have been doing research for a while now:read: and i am going to share with you my tank an I would appreciate any feedback, advice or...
First ever SW tank, I have not bought anything yet so I will very happily take suggestions.
Thinking of starting with a 100 gallon acrylic tank (60in L 18in W 20in H).
Will be a FOWLR tank, but will possibly add corals, etc. later on if at all possible.
I am thinking of building my own stand...
This is my first post on The Reef Tank forum so please go easy on me. This will be my first reef tank setup ever. I recently purchased a Cadlights Aquarium 100 gallon Artisan tank and need to buy a skimmer. I'm eyeing the CoralVue SRO 2000 and SRO 3000 powered by the Bubble Blaster pumps. The...
Well... I just spent 45 minutes writing my first thread to have my browser crash on me. AWESOME... I'll give this a try again. Unfortunately it won't be as in depth as my original post. Oh well.
My name is Frank and I live outside of Philadelphia, PA. I've wanted a reef tank for as far back as...
Here is a link to my new thread with my first tank updated
HERE IS A LINK TO MY MOST UPDATED TANK, a 60 GALLON REEF TANK
So my wife and I have finally decided to jump into saltwater and I've been talked out of doing a 55 gal so I'll be dumping the two I got cheap, and hopefully turn a profit, to fund a larger tank, a 90G.
Lights- I plan on going with the Rapid LED solderless 90G light kit, and I may spring for...
Just set up my first tank using the Cardiff set-up available from Current USA:
24 gallon tank
~50lbs. live rock
30lbs. live sand
Panorama Pro 12k white LED
Panorama Pro 445nm blue LED
Set up and started cycling 3/8/13.
No inhabitants except live rock hitchhikers at this time.
So I posted a while back with my tank and all its specs. After weeks of reading and learning I feel I have a learned enough to get my reef tank started. So far here is what I have.
60 pounds of live sand
about 70 pounds of rock
fluval 306 filter (I know I do not need the canister filter but I...