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  1. Marine Depot
    Sand: Deep or shallow? Coarse or fine? Find out! Today we are going to answer some of the most frequently asked questions about choosing sand for a saltwater aquarium.
  2. Tank Specs
    I decided to celebrate my 10th year of having saltwater tanks by upgrading to a new 150 gallon system. This will be the 5th system I’ve started, having begun with FOWLR and my most recent system being a mixed reef. This time I’m going to try my hand at a pure SPS dominated reef running the...
  3. DIY Forum
    So a few days ago I was thinking to break down my jbj 28 to get a good cleaning and restart it. When I was doing this I realized the pumps were just behind a piece of plastic. So could i drill 2 holes about 8 inches up where the pumps are located and put 2 strainer bulkheads in that place. I'm...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    Hello everyone, it's been a while since I have been on here so apologies. Trying to raise newborns during tough economic times left me with no money or time. My 29 biocube looks like Crap. Anyways i have this idea to build a shallow reef tank. They have been capturing my interest lately. So at...
  5. Tank Specs
    Hi everyone, My first post here on ReefCentral, hopefully the start of what I hope will end with a nice new reef tank! I've kept all kinds of things since I was a kid, terrariums, reptiles, all sorts of exotics, the ever-present goldfish and more recently, planted tanks. I've always wanted to...
  6. General classifieds
    I have a brand new custom shallow tank for sale. I had the tank custom built and built the stand myself with the thought of having a shallow water reef that you can walk 360 around but have decided to go in a different direction. Tank is brand new and never seen salt (just tap water for...
  7. General Reef Discussion
    Well, after being delayed by Bikeweek in Daytona Beach (not that I really minded all that much :beer:), I finally got some work done on the 30! Out of gratitude to TRT for the wealth of information you (we) all provide, I thought I would share. Enjoy, I know I have... Specs: Deep Blue 30g...
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  13. NFMAS Member Tanks
    Well now that I am an official member I figured I would post a few pics of my shallow rimless. I will start with a "current" picture and back track to show the build process of the next few days. Right now I am battling an algae issue (what else is new right?) but in general I have found...
  14. Palmetto Marine Aquarium Club
    Well, since I ordered my tank, Scott mentioned I may as well start the build thread. The tank is a 4'x3'x17" in starfire (3 sides) and black silicone. I ordered the basic tank and plan to do all the drilling myself as well as a CTC overflow with Bean's SAFSOS...
  15. General Reef Discussion
    Hi, Can suggestion for the below please Which is better shallow or deep sand bed in a nano reef Regards Gren
  16. General Reef Discussion
    hahaha. Title get your attention? ;) it's kind of fitting though. See...my display tank is now almost a frag tank!! I had an acro that was showing signs of bleaching/recession. granted, it was over a month, but wasn't sure what was going on. ANyways...Tom (TDWYATT) among others gave me good...
  17. TCMAS
    i'm looking for a good way to vent humidity without a tremendous amount of work/money. I had covers on my frag tanks but i am finding it a pain in the butt to take them on and off all the time. I am also able to get the ph allot higher with the added evaporation and more kalk top off. Problem is...
  18. General Reef Discussion
    Okay, my 40 breeder has been up for a month. I finally got a refractometer and my SG pegged at 1.025 and my alkalinity at 4 to 5. I have to verify the PH is between 8.0 and 8.3 when I get home tonight, but assuming that is correct, I am ready to purchase 40# of live rock. Here is my question...
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