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  1. Happy Fishes

    some recent pics after the upgrade to a 120
  2. Image 461165

    Want to say this is a Garf bonsai, but not sure.
  3. Stuff

    grade a donnis reef
  4. Skimmers & other filtration
    I just bought a used ASM G-2 with a non working sedra 3500. How do I take it apart to see if I can fix it. When I plug it in there is no power. The farthest ive gotten was removing the white rod and the black wheel. I cannot get any farther in taking it apart. I cannot find any manuals online so...
  5. Skimmer Is Here!

    Running during break-in period Collection Cup with first skimmate bubbling over Solution 5:1 tap water to white distilled vinegar
  6. General Reef Discussion
    So I have had an Oceanrunner needle wheel pump sitting around for years for a skimmer I was building. I though it was a 2700 pump so I recently purchased a turboflotor t1000 skimmer to mate up to it for the new sump in my nano. The skimmer came, looks great.. I started plumbing the sump and...
  7. Carpet Anemone

    11 days after adding to tank
  8. Skimmers & other filtration
    can someone explain how they work and pros cons?
  9. General Reef Discussion
    So I got a free skimmer from Current. Its the Current Fission Recirculating Skimmer for 150g. I got it because of well lets say some inside connections. My plan was to get this and use it just till I got my ASM G2. But after seeing it up and running now I dont know. I see nothing wrong with it...
  10. General Reef Discussion
    I decided i want a bigger and better skimmer and have a few questions: 1. can a Skimmer be ran outside of the sump? 2. can you use a Mag18 pump to run a skimmer? 3. has anyone here built there own skimmer?
  11. General Reef Discussion
    Ok, so I have a CSS 220 and wanted to do the mesh mod ans gate valve mod. I did the mesh mod and got it working, and everything looked good, except, the amount of air in the chamber didn't look like much. Then I remembered people making new Venturi/eductors for them with larger holes. So, i...
  12. General Reef Discussion
    Last night there was an explosion of this red/purple algae. It is long and stringy and is growing on the sand and rocks. Can some one tell me what it is and how do I get rid of it. I use only RO/DI water with 0 TDS. Thank-you very much. Joe 75 Gallon Tank 30 Gallon Sump Super Needle Wheeled...
  13. General Reef Discussion
    All things being equal which would you rather have (I know there will be people saying neither b/c they prefer downdraft/beckett and venturi) but please pick one and give reasons. As in equal the same pump size, and intake of water. I want to DIY one and these seem to be the one I would do...
  14. General Reef Discussion
    It was warm enough to get out in the garage and start my stand today so I thought I would also start a build thread. Here is a run down of my system as it is today. (I change my mind a lot) 90 gallon All-Glass aquarium Custom stand and canopy 30 gallon sump 15 gallon refugeium DIY recirc...
  15. DIY Forum
    Well my crappy little skimmer was not gonna cut it on the new, after being inspired by Scooby's "mixed nuts" skimmer, I decided to do some research and try my hand at a DIY skimmer...So here is the build! I based my design on a "Geoff" is a link to the basic design as...
  16. DIY Forum
    I got a guy who can get me clear pvc, probably free in any size and length I need, but he needs my specs, I will offer to make him one also, if he wants. He tried to make one once he told me with a airstone design and wasn't happy with it. I am going to mod this design...
  17. General Reef Discussion
    I am starting a new 46 gallon, my sand arrived today. Should I fill the tank with water now? If I do will I need some type of power head also I don't have the light yet. Is it alright to startup the tank?
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