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  1. General Reef Discussion
    I shall make it short and sweet. 2 parts of the question: LR in the sump I was advised by my LFS to put a piece of LR onto 1 of the chamber in the sump. I understood his point of view, because this particular chamber is empty, so why not for additional Biological filtration. Considering we...
  2. General Reef Discussion
    Hi guys. Here is my 26 gallon cube marine tank FOWLR setup for now. with an overflow and a sump at the bottom. . Its been 3 weeks now. Did a 50% water change yesterday. Will be checking the water parameters next week and if everythings right going to add a pair of Percula clown fish first. Here...
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    Hello every one, to start with bit of intro, I am Jaival Parikh, business man from Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India. it is my first post in this forum, keeping a track of this from and peeking around quite long now and its excellent, very helpful. I am in hobby since quite long and specially into...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    my live rocks r turnin black its hard
  5. General Reef Discussion
    Hi!! I just setup my new 29 gallons cardiff tank about 10 days ago. I put about 20 lbs of live rocks and about 3 inches of live sands in the first couple days, have the heater setup and the temperature is about 79 degree. after 6 days I brought the water to couple of the fish stores for a test...
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    Im lost how in the worldd i see tanks with live rocks pushed to the back or middle to back cuz me if algea comes on glass i cant clean it cuz of rocks so im forced to pile it up middle to top
  7. General Reef Discussion
    Im setting up a 75g ,is it better for me to have a cured live rock of uncured... thanks
  8. General Reef Discussion
    I'm babysitting this tank for a few months and I've noticed something much different from before when my friend had the tank. These Duncan-looking things are growing all over the rocks all over the tank! Please tell me this is normal and welcome. Thanks! :thumbup:
  9. General classifieds
    Need about 30-40lbs of Live rock..Pest free!! If it has bubble algae or mojano or aptasia..not interested. Will to drive 45 minutes max 1 hour.
  10. General Reef Discussion
    Bought some nice live rocks in local store, next day noticed 3-4 creatures, I think all are cucumbers. 3 are like 2-3mm thick rather pinkish colour, 1 really big and almost black, like 2cm long. Thing is - how to keep them alive? The bigest one was moving earlier, but for the last day it formed...
  11. General Reef Discussion
    hi all! i am brand new to salt water tanks and i need a lot of help. right now, i have a 75 gallon tank and want to do a reef set-up. if i do not want to do a sump can i get away with just live rocks, live sand and a hanging protein skimmer? do i really need live sand? also, what type of...
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    175 lbs of Live Rock 4 Sale!...$2.50 a pound I'm selling appx 175 lbs of cured Live Rock covered in Coraline Algae, pest free (no apatasia, mojano or red bugs). Live rock is crawling with little critters, even copods. These rocks has been in my system since August 2008, but previouly purchase...
  13. General Reef Discussion
    I have a 55 gallon new reef tank and was waondering how much live rock i should add. I now have about 30-40 pounds of live rock and about 40 pounds of live sand.
  14. Northeast Florida Marine Aquarium Society
    So... I'm still in the process of building my tank, it's taking longer then expected with some extra bills popping up. I had a question about curing some rocks. I'm still in the process of building and setting up my sump/refug and plumbing for it, is it necessary for me to get that all set up...
  15. General Reef Discussion
    Hi Guys, Day 3: Took another shot of my tank. It's much clearer now. Front View and Right side view. Then I notice the rock on the Right side view pics, it looks kinda like.........hmmmm. What do you guys think? Enjoy.
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