Im planning on starting a build in the next month or so. Right now I have a 55 gallon with overflow that I got for free from the LFS i used to work at and a 20 gallon High for sump but i may look for a cheap 33 instead. I;m planning on building a stand and canopy soon and am planning on having...
Well I'm finally taking the plunge into SW tanks. I'm sure you all have heard it many times. After doing alot of searching, reading, printing out diagrams, buying books, etc. etc. etc. here at the TRT, I figured it was time to start my thread and put it all together and at the same time get...
What do you guys recommend for a nice protien skimmer with a good price tag for an 85 gallon reef tank, im looking to replace the horrible seaclone skimmer i have that piece of junk is making me mad. :mad: woops i just realized i spelled the title wrong.
Just copy and paste the questions to your reply, and add your answers!
1. What is your first name?
2. Where do you live?
3. How long have you been reef keeping?
4. How much would you guess you've spent on reefkeeping since you began?
5. What was the size of your first tank?
6. What is the...
Hey guys! Looking to sell a complete 30 gallon setup, currently in college and I don't have the time that it deserves at the moment....
30 Gallon Oceanic Cube Aquarium w/ Stand
95 Watt Coralife Quad Compact Flourescent (10k, Actinic) w/ Moonlighting
Okay, so heres the deal. A few years ago I started a 10 gallon saltwater tank...bad idea I got frustrated lost alot of coral and fish, got frustrated and broke down the tank and got rid of it. Well now I am ready to start again, except this time I am starting a 55 gallon tank that I currently...
nano water movement (nanostream)go to end
So I want to lose the top mounted filter on my Eclipse 12 so I could get my top mounted Current Orbit light fixture centered. The back 1-1.5" wasnt getting all of the light. So I was going to buy the Penguin 150gph hang on back power filter. This is the...
What were the skimmer that were mentioned at the metting? The tank is a 75 gal.
Does this one work?
also How do I know? the one I currently have is a cpr back pak dual. In another topic which one is better...
55 Gallon Reef Tank
80 Pounds Live Rock
26 Types Of Coral
10 Different Kinds Of Fish
5 Star Fish
Coral Life Power Compacts
With Moon Lights,
And Other Custom Lighting
18w Odyssea Uv Sterilizer
2 Maxi-jet 1200 Powerheads
I Will Post Pictures Soon
I Also Started An...
Ok forgive me for some of the poor equipment...lol
29 Gal. AGA
Black AGA stand
30'' Coralife Lunar PC 65WX2 w/ 2 1W LEDs
SeaClone 100 Skimmer(I know, I know...)
AquaClear 110 PowerFilter(Full of bioglass)
Hydor Koralia #2
100W heater(Set at 80F, tank runs 82F)
I have a 125 gallon 6 ft tank that has been up for 2 months. I have a seaclone 200 protein skimmer, wet/dry with a rio 3100 pump and one powerhead going. I have 2 more powerheads on the way. I have a 72" strip PC fixture with 2 96w 10000/460 actinic.
I have about 70 pounds of LR so far. Adding...
I've been scouring their site (LiveAquaria.com) for weeks looking for things that they say are easy or moderate to care for and most are non-aggressive so I can house them near each other (one thing is on the aggressive side but I plan to put him in the one corner away from everybody else)...
ok I've been reading and reading and reading and reading and reading, and...well you get the idea....on this whole seaclone skimmer. now i know its now the best ever, but with this mod you will not have any bubbles in your tank, here it is:
all you have to do is wrap a 1" wide piece of blue...
http://www.madisonreef.com/forum/templates/subSilver/images/icon_minipost.gifPosted: Sun Mar 25, 2007 12:51 pm Post subject: Bad Newshttp://www.madisonreef.com/forum/templates/subSilver/images/lang_english/icon_quote.gif...
I have tried a few times at keeping a BTA. I have been unsuccessful repeatedly and I am getting discouraged and poor. Why cannot I not keep a BTA but I can keep a Ritteri? I thought Ritteris were more demanding.
Ok my take is just about 4 years old now. I have a 75G reef with the following:
1 Flame Scallop
4 Emerald crabs
25-30 Turbo Snails
etc etc on the cleanup and inverts.. a ton of stuff...
Powder Blue Tang
-I know it can be hard to have your tank on display for everyone to see and comment about - good or bad.
-I decided, after the "extreme tank makeover" thread, that i would put myself and my tank out ther for all to see and critique. (p.s. , i would never post something with out concent).
I just set up my 75 AGA with built in mega flow. I have an acylic sump, with a drain leading to foam, cartridge and then to bio balls. The water then goes to an open area where I have a SeaClone Skimmer and a water pump. The sump and skimmer are loud. Now I only have the bio balls a third of the...
I just set up my 75 AGA with built in mega flow. I have an acylic sump, with a drain leading to foam, cartridge and then to bio balls. The water then goes to an open area where I have a SeaClone Skimmer and a water pump. The sump and skimmer are loud. Now I only have the bio balls a third of...