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  1. The THINK Tank
    I don't want to start an argument but I have a deep sand bed both in my display and my sump. I dose so I have not done a water change in close to a year. Most of the guys I know running bb are running reactors. I am not . I am running a skimmer. so what are the major arguments for and against...
  2. New Member Introductions
    Hi all just recently added a live rock to my new 10 gallon aquarium. There seems to be quite a few starfish and sponge like creatures roaming in there now. Any beginner tips would be greatly appreciated.
  3. General Reef Discussion
    Hello again everyone. I would like to hear some opinions of experienced (or novice) reefers about lighting hype. I'm in the process of planning my first tank, a 180 g, and every light manufacturer claims to be the best. "Precision German engineering", "state-of-the-art ballast technology"...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    I quickly drew up my idea of a cheap sump layout on microsoft paint. I simply want to move my skimmer and heater off the back of my tank and add more volume to increase my safty margin . I have a 20 gallon high tank that fits nicely in the bottom of my stand, I figure if i put a siphon tube down...
  5. Lighting
    I have a 125 gallon 60L X 18W X 26T my tank has been going for about 6 years. I have a Odyssea 322w 60" fixture. I bought on Ebay It has a total of 4 main bulbs 2 1200k daylight one is 96w the other is 65w and 2 true actinic bulbs one is 96w and the other 65w there are also 10 moon led's. I...
  6. Nano Reefs
    I'm interested in starting a basic reef tank set up in my office. Looking to keep some damsels, clownfish, wrasses etc.. along with possibility of an anenome and some soft corals/polyps. I have been looking at the 25gal current solana with either halide or CF pendant(also sold as the ecocube...
  7. General Reef Discussion
    Okay as of right now its looking like the skimmer is gonna be offline til i fix the issue lol so what do u rec. for wc's bi weekly or weekly for a 26g. I hope to fix it this week but not sure if i will find what im looking for... also what type of epoxy would be okay to use on a fishtank on the...
  8. General Reef Discussion
    http://chambana.craigslist.org/for/959910484.html does this sound like a good deal. i did email the guy and he says that its not a reef tank set up so its basic lights buts about all the info i had gotten. Im going to remail and see if i can get some pictures but wanted opinoins on if this was...
  9. General Reef Discussion
    Okay well i started up a 10g about 2 months ago the 10g was suppose to just be wehn i got it up a QT tank and when i got some new fish well the damsels went to the 10 and the other things to the main tank. *everything is from the same store* now i know damsels and clowns are in the same family...
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