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  1. New Member Introductions
    my protein skimmer is going crazy it has been set up for 2 days and this is the result. The foam constantly overflows and i don't know what to do! This is it after 10 mins of being cleaned out. The cap on the collection cup gets pushed off the skimmer because so much foam accumulates. Thank you...
  2. New Member Introductions
    Hello everyone, Divemaster here (real name is Sean)! A little background on me. I've been keeping fish (FW only) for over 2.5 years and currently have 12 setups ranging from 5.5-75 Gallons plus some bins. I'm mainly a US Natives and Catfish guy but I also have some livebearers. I'm thinking...
  3. LPS Coral Forum
    Please Help!! I bought this bubble coral at LFS about 10 days ago. I placed in on the bottom in the corner of my 75 gal mixed reef tank. There was just a small amount of flow on it, just enough to see the bubbles move. I am currently running Radion XR30w Pro G3 x 2 on an acclimation protocol...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    I have a 25 gallon aquarium with 2 bulb anemones about 4 inches in diameter I currently have a hawkfish and 2 percula clownfish I was wondering if I would be able to add another clownfish no matter the type but I have heard some fight.
  5. General Reef Discussion
    So we are four months old and what a time and teeth grinding challenge it has been but I am confident that I am ready for some fish (I have 3 Blue Green Chromis that have been in my tank for 3 weeks to a month).I would like to buy my clowns now and a CUC and some Green Hairy Mushroom ( I have...
  6. General Reef Discussion
    So today I went to my LFS and Was on line looking for solutions because I am not able to hook the system to my sink (changing my spout is not an option $349 spouts) my washer and dryer connection is almost impossible to get to let alone hook something that size in such a small space ( my...
  7. General Reef Discussion
    So Its me The New by my tank has been in process for 70 days now My Parameters are good now (still waiting another week before I put anything in (maybe waiting tell end of may around the 20th) but I am wanting to put something in there that moves and lives (I know I have living things in there...
  8. General Reef Discussion
    Well yesterday I had a tank melt down my Nitrates jumped 160 Ammonia .5 Phosphate.5 PH 8.2 Calcium 400 Kh13 Well in panic because after 67 days of waiting I ordered my Clownfish (snowflake) and I had to put them in my friends tank because my went crazy well in a Panic I did a Rather Large...
  9. General Reef Discussion
    Okay Info On Tank 30 Gallon 70 Gallon Aqua Clear Filter Instant Ocean Skimmer 2 Power Heads 1 Heater 15 Pounds Of Live Rock (The Majority Of The Rock Was Tried I bought 1 5 pound piece was told it would all become live by the end of my cycle Water Params Salatity 1.025 Calcium At20=400 KH...
  10. LPS Coral Forum
    had this aussie purple tiped eleagence a few years , and never target fed , after feeding a small amount of kent photo plankton ,just purchased bottle , a large pop corn shaped ball developed on the coral that same day , not looking too good! wondering what if anything, that i can do to save it
  11. General Reef Discussion
    Hello ! I have several questions and i hope someone can chime in. The tank is a 180 gallon L shaped tank. Its 18 deep, 30 tall, and 48 inches long on each long side ( back side) or 2.5 feet on each side viewed from the front I hope this makes sense. It has an overflow in the center of the L...
  12. General Reef Discussion
    I have never posted anything on a website forum in my life and I'm confused on how this works but hopefully I correctly created this thread in the right place, anyways besides my naïveté, ok so I just recently started my 1st saltwater tank, it's a 29gallon tank with 15lb of live rock and 20lb of...
  13. General Reef Discussion
    a Aqua Euro complete HQI metal halide reef system 34 gl. my lfs has cured lr and ls so he says I sould only have to wait for 3 days before starting to add softies and/or lps is this correct? fyi the lr is lots of coralline algae an them. and I i am using real ocean water fron the lfs also. I...
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