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  1. New Member Introductions
    Good day! I am cacret(just a nickname) and I have been a pet keeper for a long time. Currently I own 3 tarantulas, 2 mice, 1 hedgehog, 1 crayfish, 2 dogs and a 30 gallon freshwater community tank. Why did I join this forum? Currently I am setting up a reef tank(25 g) and it is in the cycling...
  2. SPS Coral Forum
    hey reefers! i want to get my first sps coral in my 40 gallon reef tank. i have 1300 gph of flow in two powerheads. i set them up so that there is a lot of alternating current in the tank. i have 20k leds and here are my params nit 0 ammo 0 phos too low to detect ph 8.0 temp 76 alk 12 calc 500...
  3. General Reef Discussion
    I am planning on starting a reef tank when I finish my classes and actually have time for a hobby. I've done a lot of reading about SW tanks, never had one but had a few FW. My plan is to collect everything I need up until I am ready to set up. My first thought was to go 55-75g not wanting...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    Hi Reef Tank people! I´m new to the forum so I´ll appreciate your guidance and patience. I´m cyclyng a new marine FO tank, since I see details are key, here we go: New 90 Gal Bow front tank (RS 120A brand) New Fluval 306 canister tank as main Filter New Fluval U3 as an additional filter and...
  5. General Reef Discussion
    how much live rock should i use for a 40 gallon? what corals should i start with? looking for ideas
  6. Lighting
    it appears half of my retro fit sunpac 2x65 unit is junked. anyone know where i can find the best deal to replace it? i bought the set up used. the LFS gave (as in gave) me a halide light off a biocube 29 and told me it would work to put SPS into my 60 gallon. but this tank is fairly...
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