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  1. General classifieds
    Looking for a MP10 wireless quiet drive. Please PM me your price with shipping to Missouri. TIA
  2. General Reef Discussion
    A while back Geoff had posted a how to on his Sandbed. I am doing a FOWLR. I want a solid Sandbed so I can blow detritus off and I tot he water column quickly to allow for fast removal. Can someone give me the name of that thread of remember what it was made from?
  3. Water movement (pumps & wavemakers)
    Hi all, My powerhead bit the dust on my 28 gallon bow front salt water tank and I was wondering what I should replace it with. My tank has mostly pulsing Xenia and some mushrooms along with a couple of clown fish. I am running a HOB Reef Octopus protein skimmer on this tank. Since the tank is...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    So I got two Koralia 1150's in my 40 breeder that's coming in the mail today. Did I mess up? Is this too much flow? I mainly want to do softies and LPS, where should I point the powerheads if this is too much flow? Help!
  5. Water movement (pumps & wavemakers)
    Hi, I have recently setup a 90 gallon marine tank with only fish right now. It's been only 3 weeks. I intend to keep corals in the coming months. My tank specification is 3 ft x 2 ft x 2 ft. Please suggest how many wave maker I should have? what specifications should they be? what direction...
  6. New Member Introductions
    Hello all, New to this forum stuff so please forgive me if I am doing something wrong as this is my first time joining a forum. So the reason I have come here to pick your brains is my son(10 years old) and myself are starting our first saltwater tank and need all the help we can get. We are...
  7. General Reef Discussion
    I have had a biocube 29 up and running for about 2 months now. I had a pair of ocellaris clownfish in there for a month. I recently ordered a RW4 Powerhead and added it to the tank to help with the circulation for my corals. The very next day one of my clownfish had died. My guess would be is...
  8. New Member Introductions
    and I had a question about water flow. I have two aqueon 950 powerheads in my 60gal tank 12.75"Lx48.5W"x25H" I have one position at the top right hand corner slightly disrupting the surface of the water and the other head on the bottom left hand corner that i've had to position pointing up just...
  9. Water movement (pumps & wavemakers)
    Hello everyone, long time lurker, first time poster. I have maintained a freshwater tank, but am new to reefing. I acquired a 60g cube (24x24x24) setup from a friend. He was using a non controllable powerhead with a 1500 gph flow rate. The problem in my aquascape is that no matter how I aim it...
  10. Reefing Equipment
    I got a new tank and I have never had a sump before the tank is acrylic and pre-drilled. I don't know the exact bulksize or size of the holes (I bought it on craigslist) on friday i'm going to drill the stand to fit the two holes(return,drain). Reading online and on forums I need about 1350gph...
  11. New Member Introductions
    Hello everyone! i have a 200G Saltwater fish tank coffee table, got it custom made. recently my tangs, clownfish, snails, and starfish died. they were in their for a good period of time. I checked my water and i noticed everything was perfect except my ammonia level was very high! the color was...
  12. General classifieds
    Hey everyone. I just bought some 2x hydor 1500 for my tank and looking to sell these cheap. asking 30.00 for the set used about 1 year, and still work great. 30 bucks includes shipping. If you wanna see my rep checkout ebay under fantome2024. Please PM if interested.
  13. Water movement (pumps & wavemakers)
    Ok guys I am in the market for a new power head. My current setup has a 700gph return pump. I have a 50 gallon tall tank so 36 X 18 X 18. I run 1 koralia 425 plus 2 240's and 1 530 sicee. the 2 larger ones face each other and the 2 smaller ones face each other. I would like to go to a...
  14. Reefing Equipment
    Hey guys, I am new at this forum and new with the saaltwater tank. I do have experience with fresh water for more than 10 years. Right now I wanna try fish only like percula, scarlet cleaner shrimp, firefish etc' and in the future ill try make reef tank with Anemone etc' So, My tank is 80cm...
  15. Eau Claire Reef Club (ECRC)
    With work, kids and school I have not had time to set an other tank up and plan on living in an RV for the next 3 years starting in the fall. I am cleaning out my "fish closet" and putting things up for sale. I have a barely used 48" Tek Light T5 6 lamp model 960040 with stand brackets - No...
  16. New Member Introductions
    Hi all, While i've been in aquaria for maybe 20 years I've downsized from a 150 FOWLR to a 90. It's been years since i've set a tank up but this one is 90 drilled with Sump with dual bags, Eshopps PSK200, Mag 12 down below. In the tank is a 2" live sand bed, about 40 lbs base rock, two Koralia...
  17. General Reef Discussion
    So I may be missing something but I can't find the information on Google and hoping someone can help. I have a tunze power head and I want to use my apex to control it. The voltage selector on the power supply for it is from 12v to 24v and the module that I am finding for the apex says its 0v...
  18. General Reef Discussion
    Its that time of year, bonus money time I'm talking about....lol My tank is nicely coming together and has been up and running now for a little over two months and now its time to spend, i hate that word...lol Info on tank: Tank Size: 65gal 36x18x24 location: Family Room No inhabitance as of...
  19. General Reef Discussion
    I have a question for some experienced reef-keepers in terms of powerheads. I have a few "canary" corals in my 40b (has a 20g sump with protein skimmer, macro, 80 lb display LR+20 lb rubble in sump, approx 420 GPH return pump, 6x35W 36" T5HO bulb ballasts). A ricordea, a sun coral, and a two...
  20. Water movement (pumps & wavemakers)
    I guess I never really paid any attention to this when buying my toys for the tank. First off my tank has been set up since May of 2013. It isn't a reef tank in any way shape or form. I have about 20 pound of Live Rock, crushed coral gravel for the base, one power head, a portion skimmer...
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