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  1. Reefing Equipment
    I'm interested in building a tank in to an entertainment center with a 30 gal sump in my basement. Some of the equipment that I have chosen so far is a deep blue 55 gal reef ready tank, 2 Cobalt Aquatics Neo-Therm Heaters, Iwaki WMD-40RLT, and Reef Octopus NWB150 6” Pinwheel In Sump Protein...
  2. Lighting
    Hey guys, im having a hard time figuring out what kind of led lights to get, i want a complete system no diy, my tank is 20"W x 18"D x 20"H and i wont be growing any hard coral just softs. can anyone recommend a good system. I found these lights that i was leaning towards, since i cant post...
  3. Lighting
    Hi all, New guy to the board here. I set up a Marineland 300 gallon Deep Dimension. The measurements are 72" x 36" x 27" or 6' Long (left to right) x 3' Deep (front to back) x 27" Tall (top to bottom). I'm struggling with how to light this tank. I want to do a mixed reef with various hard and...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    ok so my wife is INSISTING that i have nowhere near enough lighting for my tank, and the more i look at it, i'm starting to wonder if she's right. so i just thought i'd ask the professionals at TRT! :D i've got a 40 gal with a 36w T5HO with one 10,000k daylight bulb and one blue actinic bulb...
  5. Lighting
    So the other day I managed to pick up this specific light http://www.oceanicsystems.com/products/aqualight-t5-series---double-linear-strip.php for $20. I paid a cheap price so I'm not expecting much, however I wanted to know if it was possible for me to keep even the most basic of corals in my...
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