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  1. Lighting
    The tank: Hi everyone! I'm starting a new small mixed reef build with some small fish. The tank is 43 gallon cube with dimensions are 24" x 24" x 18". I have been doing research on lighting the last few days and I feel like I am running around in circles. The main issue I am having is picking...
  2. Reefing Equipment
    Hello. I am considering upgrading my light on my 90G tank. Currently I have 48" ReefBreeders light. I have a mix of SPS and LPS corals, couple BTAs. I am thinking about upgrading to Radion XR30w Pro or something similar. What would you guys recommend as an alternative ? Thanks !
  3. Lighting
    Hello. I am using Marineland "Reef Capable" lights for my 29G tank, and I do not like them. I am considering getting couple PAR38 bulbs on snake head fixtures. Does anyone have any experience with them ? Would they be good for a 29G reef tank ? Thanks !
  4. General Reef Discussion
    I have a 55 gallon reef and wanting to upgrade my lighting. i am going to build an led light from rapid led. I was planning on getting 10 royal blue 10 cold while and 10 neutral white with all of them on 3 dimmable drivers. Is this enough to grow lps and sps?
  5. General Reef Discussion
    Hey guys kinda new here but here goes, I recently took down my 40 breeder reef and have everything living in my 20 gallon quarentine tank temporarily. I was really wanting to go smaller much smaller from like 6-20 gallons with no sump and as little equipment showing as possible so a nano cube or...
  6. General Reef Discussion
    I'm looking to change my metal halide lighting out for led lighting on my 150gal reef tank. I don't want to spend a ton of money & I'm looking for good color and some growth. Are any of the "Chinese" LEDs worth buying? Any help would be appreciated
  7. General Reef Discussion
    Ok so I've been working on a 55L build for a little while now and it's still in progress. I haven't finished yet and posted a few threads asking questions here and there. I figured the place for all this was a build thread so here goes. The Plan: I want to build a 55 long. I picked the 55...
  8. Reefing Equipment
    Hi All, Its been a while since I've been on here but im thinking about setting up a 90 gallon reef tank w/ built in overflow and wanted some pointers on what equiptment to buy. I was thinking of buying a 24 Inch Orphek Power Reef PR156 LED Light, Reef Octopus Diablo protein skimmer, 30 gallon...