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  1. SPS Coral Forum
    Dear Reefers, I have spent with my family much time and money to get a perfect tank with what I've got and I still have trouble keeping sps corals. My nitrates stay low as I'm dosing red sea PO4-X reducer, and adding all in one calcium and other trace elements. I am wondering...
  2. SPS Coral Forum
    Dear Reefers, I have a four foot fish tank which is a mixed between lps and soft corals and I wanted to make the leap into Sps corals :thumbup: as I think they are the most attractive corals. I have tested for Alkalinity,Calcium,Phosphate,Nitrate. Nitrate - 9 ppm Phosphate -...
  3. Reef Fish
    Hey guys, so I was thinking of upgrading to around a 200g. But I want an Achilles Tang, theses fish are classified as 'Expert Only' How difficult are they to keep. Being sensitive to contaminants in the water and special requirements, ... ? If anyone with knowledge or who has owned one could...
  4. Anemones
    well I went to another LFS near to my work and I saw this anemone It got my attention because its pretty small, but If its safe for me putting it in my tank? do my clowns will host on it? I have some other corals but not any other anemone, and also I want to know the name and if this type...
  5. General Reef Discussion
    Currently I'm a senior in high school taking marine biology. My teacher has a freshwater and two saltwater tanks. He's had the same wild-caught fish for 3 years (and some we recently caught in an estuary this past october). It inspired me to think about starting my own tank for college because I...
  6. General Reef Discussion
    Hi there, I have a few questions as I am beginning my first saltwater journey. :blob: I am very excited but know that I have to take it slow. I just converted my 29g tank to saltwater last night which includes cleaning it out very well, adding dechlorinated treated tap water and then adding...
  7. Lighting
    I have a biocube 29 and am in the process of setting up a 75 and need to know what type of lighting I need. The canopy is only 6" tall max and I want to have zoanthids eventually. I am new to this whole thing and just wondering the least expensive way to do this (lights) or if someone had a used...
  8. General Reef Discussion
    Hello there Reef Tank forums. Me and my father are rather new to the aquarist hobby. Despite this we have decided to attempt setting up a tank for a mantis shrimp which we find amazingly fascinating. I created this thread in the hopes that some experienced aquarists can give suggestions on tank...
  9. General Reef Discussion
    I am thinking of getting an anemone and want to know what special needs it may need... I just want to use the experience from all you reefers with anemones... I was thinking about maybe an RBTA... I have tons of t5ho lighting... Anything quirks you've noticed about the particular likes and...
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