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  1. General Reef Discussion
    Hey guys. It's me again. I've finally got everything I need either here or on the way for my 75 mg build. Got my two heaters, return pump, skimmer, lights, Ro/di unit, salinity tester, now I just need my tank. I have 2 tanks I'm combining into one. A 10 gallon with 2 occ. clowns and a 30 gallon...
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    Hi I have taken the step off moving to marine from African cichlids, I have purchased a fluval m90 (135l) tank from the LFS with heater, return pump, skimmer & power head, and I am curious to what else I would need to establish the tank. I understand live rock & ro water but is there a need for...
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    i have a 20 gallon long reef tank, any suggestions on livestock or how to care for my tank thanks
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    Hello everyone, I am back in the hobby again! I used to have a 20 gallon reef tank last year. Unfortunately, I had to sell it because I was moving to a different city and did not want to have to take it with me. I finally got myself adjusted to my new place and found some local fish stores...
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    Hi, I recently started a 65 gallon FOWLR tank. I cycled it with live rock, and the lfs guy said the water was perfect (salinity/ammonia/nitrites/nitrates/) (but the PH was a tad low) to put the fish in. So I bought three blue/green chromis and drip acclimated them for an hour and 15 minutes...
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    Hey everyone, I'm currently having any algae bloom in my tank, but there is one type of algae I'm seeing that I can't seem to identify from looking at pictures online. It's neon green, and is almost completely covered one of my rocks. I was thinking maybe it was green coralline. The tank has...
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    Hey guys, Checking in here. The wife and I currently have a 29 gallon set up in our two month old room. I used to mess with salt water back in 2000/2002. Then it was the thing to have a deep sand bed. Seems now everybody is doing naked or very thing. I love the jawfish, so I have a thick sand...
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    Hi guys I have just set up my aqua medic percula 90 I have the salinity right have my live sand bed and my rock, My question is what next and how long? Do I need lights on my live rock whilst it cycles? Thanks guys!
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    Hey guys, after much thought and a long time of looking at different options, i finally decided to buy the CAD Light 100g Artisan 2. This tank comes with everything except lights, and of course the live stock. I am upgrading from my 55 gallon that is doing great but has one minor problem, a...
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    just set up my 125 uniquarium, 60x18x24. 4- 54w T5s AquaC remora pro hang on protien skimmer 1 1/2 inch live sand bed about 80 pounds of liverock in display in back chambers 10-15 pounds live rock and hand full of cheato Told to cycle with fish, just have 3 chromis in there and they are...
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    i have it all to gather what is the next step to i buy rock then fill it with water or do i fill it with water first
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    Hey guys so i just got a Biocube 14 brand new never used. I got LR, LS, and distilled water and Instant ocean Salt mix. I was wondering what order to add everything in, i was thinking to add the water, turn the filter, heater and power head on let the system run for a day, then add the LS and...
  13. General Reef Discussion
    Ok I am new to saltwater aquariums. I have always wanted one but never had one till now. Some people moved out of my rental and left everything there. So now I am a new owner of this tank and dont even know what it is called. I need to get educated fast. I need a person that has patience to...
  14. General Reef Discussion
    hello guys!! im back again!! few months ago i attempted to start my reef tank i purchased pretty much everything i needed however i failed to go through the whole process as i went through some hard time, so now i want to give it another shot however this time i only want to keep one pair of...
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    Hi I have recently set up a marine aquarium. I have a juwel trigon 190. It`s been 17 days since I put 15kg of live rock, live coral sand etc, I have put 3 polyps in so far and hope to introduce a starfish and some snails this weekend. My question is that I have a blanket of green algae which I...
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    Hello everyone! First let me say thank you. You all have provided a very friendly, welcoming site, which is full of great information. I have been doing a great deal of reading over the last few days and am starting to piece together, in my mind, what I THINK I need before I get started. If...
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    Ok so here is my question... Brand new to the saltwater tanks so excuse my ignorance. I have done alot of research and there is just way too much different information out there and I dont know what to do. I have a 150gal tank set up. At this time I have just salt water in the tank, I was...
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