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  1. Skimmers & other filtration
    Hi all, I am still pretty new to the whole modding thing. I have an Oceanic Biocube 29 and have already modified the back chambers to have the InTank media rack in the middle chamber instead of the stock filtration. I would like to also put in a skimmer and just purchased the AquaMaxx WS-1...
  2. General Reef Discussion
    Hey all I've got this little Nano Cube from JBJ that I would love to mod some. I have seen very little information on the interwebs about this tank and thought that this may be a good place for those of us who have the tank to convene our thoughts on how to improve it. I feel like it is a...
  3. Nano Reefs
    My husband and I previously had a 75g fowlr tank but we moved and sold it so we're starting again with a 29g biocube. I didn't have much involvement with that tank but I'm the one doing most of the testing and maintenance with this tank so I've been doing a lot of research. What I'm looking...
  4. Lighting
    Recently got my 2-165W Full spectrum lights up and running. Really like the lights and the adjustably of them lets me set the color/intensity perfectly. They have 90 degree optics which is fairly narrow. My tank has a center brace that causes some shading in the center. Adjusting the height or...
  5. General Reef Discussion
    I stumbled across an ad on craigslist the other day for a Current Prime 1/15th HP chiller. Everything is functional but it isn't bringing the temp down as much as it used to when it was new. The seller only wanted $50 for it so I had to snatch it up. After dissecting the unit, I found that the...
  6. General Reef Discussion
    So i bought a seaclone 100 and have been hearing that its not very good but sense ive had it it has collected some skim that was dark green and smelly after about three days, seems to be doing its job all my test have come out great for water quality. But ive been reading about some simple...
  7. Skimmers & other filtration
    So I have s stock seaclone 100 and was wondering if any one else on here is running one that they have done some modifications too.
  8. Tank Specs
    Well this is my set up 55 gallon tank GLO 48 inch doubleT5 light I drilled the back for a 3/4 pvc pipe with elbows as overflow on the back I put a T pvc to let air in this stoped the draining noise to 0 10 gallon sump drain muffler this simply works awesome cut all the splash noise...
  9. General classifieds
    Hey everyone, im looking to sell my 29g biocube. Its a little over a year old and in great condition. A reef tank from day one i have treated this as if it was my baby! im sorry to let it go, but im moving off to college and cant take it with me. I have had about 10 fish and countless corals...
  10. General Reef Discussion
    Hi just adding this as the official build thread for the riverreef 94l. I will be adding pictures of the original tank and how it has progressed. At the moment its mostly softies and lps. I havent figured out how to change the title of my original build thread. So to see my build follow the link...
  11. Nano Reefs
    As stated, Looking at investing in a new Nano-Reef. After several weeks of researching the Oceanic BioCube 29 looks like probably the one I'm wanting to go with for easy modulation and many other reasons. After reading thousands of reviews on everything I'm just wondering if people can give...
  12. General Reef Discussion
    Tell me thoughts!!! Setup and placements!?! Would love feedback!! I have a river reef 94l and it has been setup for around 18 mos now, and have been thru many troubles including hair algae cyano, high nitrates, lost almost all fish due to ws .I currently run LR rubble in the first 3 chambers...
  13. General Reef Discussion
    Hi everyone, Just want to say thank you in advance have been following these forums since i started the hobby, and they have helped me all throughout the journey with many of my questions along the way. I have a river reef 94l and it has been setup for around 18 mos now, and have been thru...
  14. Nano Reefs
    Hi everyone, Just want to say thank you in advance have been following these forums since i started the hobby, and they have helped me all throughout the journey with many of my questions along the way. I have a river reef 94l and it has been setup for around 18 mos now, and have been thru...
  15. Nano Reefs
    Hello. I'm purchasing a 14 gallon Biocube pretty soon and I was wondering if anyone could help me out with modifying the filtration... I've heard they come with a low quality filter media and also bio balls. What I plan on doing, however, is replacing the filter media with better quality... not...
  16. General Reef Discussion
    Hey everybody, i have a 14 gallon biocube. i have seen a lot of information on the web about biocube mods. i want to take out the stock cartridge in chamber one and replace it with something else. Also i ordered the purigen bag and was wondering if anybody has ideas where to place it in the...
  17. General Reef Discussion
    Sooooo i got my tunze 9002 skimmer in 2day :drool: and decided to break out the dremel and tools and jump in head first. ^The Installed Tunze ^ Tunze from another angle :icon_rock: ^ Me getting creative with some clips to hold the wires in place. ^ This picture is of something i whipped up...
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