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  1. SPS Coral Forum
    I was wondering if anyone has a nice picture of a SPS tank under t5 lighting. Is there such a thing?? All the ones I have seen are dulll brown. without much color.
  2. General Reef Discussion
    Hey all, I have a 29 gallon SPS reef that I have been running a 150 w PFO mini pendant with PFO HQI ballast. I have been running a Phoenix 14k bulb, and was pretty happy with it. However, I was looking to get more color out of my corals. After looking around at a lot of pictures and...
  3. General Reef Discussion
    hey all, on my 29 gallon I am currently running a 150w phoenix 14k DE on a PFO hqi ballast and mini pendant. I just ordered a 150w reeflux 12k bulb because I have heard some great things about it. anyhow, my current bulb is about 7 months old. My question, do I need to raise my light up a...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    OK - I have made up my mind. I am going to resurrect the 58G tank. I tried to sell it and I heard every story in the book why people cant buy it after they agreed to. It has to be a sign. Plus I have most of everything so it wont cost nearly as much as a larger new tank. SO! Here is what I...
  5. General Reef Discussion
    Where do you have your metal halide ballasts? I have a PFO HQI ballast and it is large and heavy.
  6. General Reef Discussion
    hey all, I am having some trouble with my 29 gallon. I have cyano bad. It started as a small patch. I blew it off and syphoned, and it came back stronger and worse. much more spread out. So, I did a really thorough cleaning. I scrubbed it off the rocks and syphned everything. it has come...
  7. Atlanta Reef Club
    I do NOT want to part out at this time. Please refrain from posting what pieces you are interested in. If I part out, I will make a separate post with prices. So, just to reiterate, please don't post "If you decide to part out...blah blah." Thank you!! This needs a little TLC after being in the...
  8. NFMAS chat
    I'm in the process of building a 150gal reef tank. I'm working on the lighting fixture and the top cabinet. The question that I have is, is there a general rule on how high above the tank I should mount the lighting fixture. The fixture itself is 2- 250 watt mh, 10000k, with 2 48" vho super...
  9. General Reef Discussion
    OK I know some of you thought it was sacrilege that I tore my 450-gallon system down. Numerous issues compiled and aided in the decision. First off was the system itself. I think anyone who builds their first dream system will tell you that a lot more thought went into building it than...
  10. General Reef Discussion OR DOES IT REALY MATTER AND WHY?
  11. General Reef Discussion
    I am in the process of building a new tank. I love my 75gal, but want a new tank focusing on SPS. I have a 250W Mogul Halide with 2x48W T-5 supplement. When I build my new tank I would like to get rid of the T5's and perhaps upgrade to a 400W ballast/ bulb. My question is this...are actinic...
  12. TCMAS
    Most conferences I am at a booth or BS'ing. So I have not had the chance to listen to many speakers in quite some time. I know more was said and hopefully others will chime in. But here are some of the things I picked up saturday. 1) While Dr Batten was a little to technical for me and others...
  13. Classifieds - TCMAS Members Only
    JBJ auto top off system. brand new $100 Sequence Reeflo dart pump, brand new $200 frag tank 4'x2'x1' $160 mag 2 20$ (must go with tank not before) Seio 1500 with a sure grip magnent $65.00 Auamedic turbo floater (been siliconed but works) with rio pump $50 2 x 24inch PFO parrellel reflectors 40$...
  14. General classifieds
    I have one dual PFO HQI Ballast with two PFO Mini Pendants and 2 Phoenix 14k DE Bulbs for sale (9 month usage) $300...... Everything Works and is in shape...... Pick up in northwest Indiana or buyer pays shipping from 46321.... Dan
  15. NIMAS- Club members only: Meeting/Selling/Trading
    I have one dual PFO HQI Ballast with two PFO Mini Pendants and 2 Phoenix 14k DE Bulbs for sale (9 month usage) $325...... Everything Works and is in excellent shape...... Dan
  16. General Reef Discussion
    been looking into t5 lighting for my tank because im not satisfied with pc lighting. i understand t5 to be better and more efficient. my question is how efficient. i currently have 4x65w pc bulbs. would 4x24w t5 or even 6x24w, be better than the 260w of pc lighting?? decided against mh...
  17. General Reef Discussion
    So I was talking with some folks on the local forum regarding my return pump, and I was hoping to get some broader exposure. I have a mag 18, which claims a normal wattage of 120W. I've a killawatt device which measures the pump at ~60 watts. I understand that a pump's power useage will increase...
  18. TCMAS
    i wanna run radium 400's on my tank, does anyone know the best ballast to fire these puppies?
  19. TCMAS
    read the headline =)
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