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  1. General Reef Discussion
    I have a small tank, 12 gallons (46 L) and I've seen a mini fridge being used as a chiller around quite a bit. But some say it doesn't work for bigger tanks. I was wondering if my tank could be cooled with a mini fridge as my temperatures here in Australia get very high and I'm hardly keeping...
  2. General Reef Discussion
    hey everyone, just curious about whats a good temp for my tank, I have corals and fish and anenomes right now my tank sits on 28 degrees (82 FH) is this ok? or should I try cool the water? im not sure about the temperature the water should be for most common corals. thanks
  3. General Reef Discussion
    I have had my biocube for a week now and it will not cool down! The lights are 10000k, actinic, and blue leds but the temperature stays around 84F. What should i do?
  4. Large Systems
    I have a 240g 8x2x2 acrylic community reef tank. I have a glass 75g sump/refruge. I'm running 2 Mag18 pumps. There are 2 2" drains and each pump is in sump and pushing 2 1" returns each. There are 2 400w heaters in the drain area set to 78 degrees. For lights I'm running 1 48" x 8" Saltwater...
  5. General Reef Discussion
    I was wondering what temps you guys keep you tanks at, mine is at 76, 77f is that good for lps,sps?
  6. Tank Specs
    I have a biocube 29 modded with one 36 watts pc actinic light, and one 10k 150watt metal halide. I have installed two extra fans in the hood so there are 3 intake fans and one fan blowing across the metal halide to try to cool it down. i hav rio pump but idk what model... anyways i came home...
  7. Nano Reefs
    first, total noob and thanks for all the help in advance. 6 gallon jbj nano, 18 watt pc, stock return pump and 10 watt mini heater preset to 78*. upon first starting the heater it took 12 hrs to got from 69-77 and stayed for another 12 hrs then started climbing and finally peaked at 83* after...
  8. General Reef Discussion
    Just got a thermometer for my newly set up 95 gallon tank and it was 90 degrees!!! I know what the problem is. My Outer Orbit lights put out a lot of heat. http://www.current-usa.com/outerorbithqit5ho.html The tank is currently covered. What can I do to bring down the temp with out having to...
  9. Dosing and reactor equipment
    Was interested in adding a calcium reactor to my mainly 75g sps tank as dosing almost 100ml per day is getting old. I dont run a sump as current situation does not really allow one. Looking into getting a hang on back calcium reactor and wondering if it will work ok. Looking at the MRC 4.5 HOT...
  10. Skimmers & other filtration
    Hey, I am in the process of helping an older relative set up a 72 gallon bow front FOWLR tank. Maintenance and fussiness is a concern. Also this is for someone who is notorious for overloading his past tanks. So the tank will have a heavy load. I'm planing to set a 20 long sump with a...
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