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  1. Rochester Minnesota Marine Aquarium Club (RMMAC)
    Proper use of using muriatic acid when clean live rock please help
  2. General Reef Discussion
  3. General Reef Discussion
    What is the best solution to use in cleaning equipment such as powerheads, etc. Thanks, Mike
  4. General Reef Discussion
    Ok, so I am "allowed" to use my 180 in the living room. We've decided that the living room carpet can be sacrificed :) I've cleaned out the tank, here is a "before" picture. I'll have to reinforce the stand and fix the canopy to open in the front. (stand and canopy I'm going to use aren't in the...
  5. General Reef Discussion
    I removed one of the corner overflows from our AGA 180 and was able to remove 99% of the silicone. Now I'm a little worried about the marks on the glass that was the back of the tank where coraline algae and coral encrustation was. These areas seem to be etched into the glass. I've tried...
  6. Margaritaville
    Good morning :) Coffee's on, biscuits, gravy, grits, hashbrowns, liver mush (eww), OJ, milk... Come 'n get it! See you all later.
  7. General Reef Discussion
    I got this super deal on ebay (at least i think) two slightly used iwaki md-100fy pumps (fy stands for fluoropolymer) for $74 bucks from one of those used equipment companys ,ebay store . i was wondering whats the best stuff for clean the front casing and impeller?
  8. General Reef Discussion
    Bear with me kinda a long story Back in July the top of my Acrylic tank cracked The LFS said it was covered under warranty and he would get me a new tank 4 months later (Clarity Plus tried everything to get out of replacing the tank) I finally picked up the new tank last Friday All prepped...
  9. General Reef Discussion
    What can be done about the crust that forms on a tank after it has been sitting for a while.......some people call it "hard water".Its kind of white and hard to scrape off.....can anything be done?
  10. General Reef Discussion
    What is "safe" to use to clean out a old tank. I have my old 20 gallon that i plan on setting up for my little girls bedroom but not been used in a long time. Anything i can use to clean it out with ? I plan in putting her two clown's that are in my main tank into the 20 gallon. They been a bit...
  11. General Reef Discussion
    Before I setup my old tank I need to clean it well. This includes removing all the old coralline algae. Any good ideas? Also any ways to get the glass back to new looking? it looks dirty from the water residue.
  12. General Reef Discussion
    I've seen vinegar mentioned on here a couple of that a mixture of vinegar and h2o or is it straight vinegar? Furthermore, how long do you need to let your equipment dry before placing it back in the tank?
  13. DIY Forum
    I posted this on ReefCentral, I think it may help here also. David I finished my first recharge this afternoon. The di resin that was recharged was from Buckeye Field Supply, good folks by the way. I would also like to mention that some information available on the web would have you believe...
  14. General Reef Discussion
    Happy Hump Day! Yea!:banana: middle of the week and a 3 day weekend coming up!Hope You All Have A Great Day! The coffee is set.I'm Going To Have A Ice Coffee!
  15. General Reef Discussion
    I bought a 72 gallon glass tank used. The glass on the front of the tank has a cloudy film on it. On the sides of the tank the glass is crystal clear. Before setting up the tank I scrubbed and scrubbed and nothing would budge it. It didn't look as cloudy when I put water in it, but now that...
  16. General Reef Discussion
    ok... i filled my 300 with tap water to do a leak test on the bulkheads under pressure. I will now get to climb into the tank today or tomorrow to scrape the walls down and clean the tank out the rest of the way. the water is friggin cold still and i was wondering if anyone had any suggestions...
  17. General Reef Discussion
    I'm not sure if anybody out there can really answer this or not. My question is how many times more often would you have to change your cartridges in a DI only system vs an RO/DI system. My RO/DI is fine... I guess... honestly the DI only have a huge speed advantage plus no waste water. Also...
  18. Margaritaville
    Lets get all the recipies for cooking Turkey... me, Self basting soak the turkey in a cooler/pot of cold water with 1/2-1c kosher salt, some poultry seasoning, and some chili powder. Soak for 2 days. pull out and remove giblets and neck, place in a pot with some of the soaking water and...
  19. Classifieds - TCMAS Members Only
    Euro-Reef RS135 Skimmer Rated for aquarium systems of +/- 135 gallons with a medium bioload Sump space required for skimmer: 10 " x 11.5" Height: 24" (1/2" clearance required for collection cup removal-new twist lock design=awesome) Reaction chamber diameter: 6" Reaction chamber volume: 1.71...
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