So I purchased Steves LEDs as a gift to myself, installed them and slowly started ramping them up as stated. Not sure if they're too intense or if its just other issues causing issues in my tank. ( CA wildfire, PG&E poweroutages, Temp swings ect.) But now that thats solved for now, what are the...
Someone asked for my specs.
Overall system is 100 gallons
75 display 30 gallon sump.not full.
return pump 660 gph.
skimmer rated for 250 gallon not branded.
lighting aquatic life 4 tube two 460nm actinic 2 blue + and an additional blue+ above the rock wall.
two recirc pumps one aimed at the back...
125 gallon reef with two corner over flows connected to a blue line 40 some some x 1250 gallons per hour have a dc 2250 gph on its way.30 gal. sump with a dc 1100 gph pump on my protein skimmer 800 watt finnex heater and controller gfo reactor 10 gallon refuge hydor wave maker 60 blue leds and...
90 Gallon Display
1"-2" Sand Bed
30 Gallon Sump with live rock
No Bed - Bare bottom
Live Aquatics Protien Skimmer
6x48" T5HO - 3 Coral Plus, 3 Blue Special
Red Sea Sail Fin Tang
Blue spot Watchman Goby
I will add current water testing specs...
Thought I'd put my specs in here, since I'm sure I'll be asking lots of questions! I have an 18 gallon tank. It's been cycled and up and running with fish for about 9 months. Just started corals about a month ago.
Approximately 20 pounds of live rock. Removed all the sand we had when we went...
40 gal. breeder, no sump (yet), Coralife( i think) super skimmer 65, Emperor 400 power filter with Matrix in secondary cartridges, sand substrate (shallow), unsure lr weight though its a decent amount but could be more i suppose. Two paired Darwin misband clowns, Benggai Cardinal, and a small...
I am having trouble keeping my calcium and magnesium levels up to par. I do a 10% water change every two weeks but still have declining levels. I do not have any dosing set up but I have mix in supplements for these any thing I can do to help with the levles. Also on a side note my s.g. is...
I realized I should move my thread to here. I had and initial getting back into it thread under general discussions.
I was trying to do this as a budget build with some automation and I am trying to keep my spending down but since I have no clue what a budget nano costs I just have my costs so...
48 inch t5 light with dual 12000k daylights and dual actinic and quad moon led's
55gal with penguin 350 filter.
fluval heater and small air pump.
25 lbs live rock ( not done yet)
a few random zoa's, 2 four stripe damsels, 2 bangaii cardinals, banded coral shrimp. hermits and snails so far oh...
Hello everyone. First post on TRT, from Southern California, South Bay LA.
Here are my tank specs:
120 Gallon Mixed Reef Tank (Some softies, LPS and SPS) Peninsula Style.
Clown Tang, Dejardini Sailfin Tang, Foxface Rabbitfish, Flameback Angel, Misbar Clown, Sunset Anthia (1.1), Blue/Green...
This is my second dance with lady saltwater and just like the first time I'm excited and anxious to see what develops. My first tank was also a 30g and went well for a long time but hit a snag financially and had to sell it off. This time around its for good with intentions of a...
Thought I better say hi after lurking for quite a few months! Tossed into the hobby when I adopted a 150G saltwater with a 30 Gallon Sump. That tank has been up and running and even stood up after I had to move it to my fathers in a 5 hour move!
But...I digress, I now have a 55 Gallon in my...
Began tank in early Feb 2012
120 gallon glass tank
Lights- AquaticLife R7S HID fixture with four 48" T5 HO 54W actinic/blue bulbs; two 150W medal halides; and four 1W lunar LED's
40 gallon sump with 15 gallon bay for filter socks, protein skimmer and phosphate reactor
10 gallon refugium
We have two tanks. Our first tank is a 75 gallon tank with about 70-75 lbs of live rock in it. We have 3 clown fish, 2 skunk clown, 1 blue/gold damsel, 1 green chromis, Mandarin Goby, Lawnmower blenny and a decorative crab. We also have several types of corals. Grant it a lot of the coral that...
3 months established
25lbs of LR
20lbs of LS
T5 - 2 bulbs 10000k 31watt HO
Penguin biowheel 100 filter
1 Power head
red mushrooms 5 heads
2 gsp corals
Some yellow polyps
unidentified coral (right corner...
75G w/ sump and Sealife Systems protein skimmer
New Coralife 48" Lunar Aqualight
50 lbs live sand
80 lbs live rock
1 Koran Angel
2 Sand Gobies
2 Cave Transparent Gobies
1 Box Fish
1 High Hat
2 Blue Hippo Tangs
1 Royal Gramma
1 Fox Face
Ok so here they are
CORALIFE RETROFIT LIGHTING
2 MH DE 150w 15k's
2 PC 50/50 96w 12k's
4 led moonlight bulbs
Reflector same dimensions as tank, slightly shorter
1 6x6 fan in canopy ( always on with halides)
1 3x3 fan in canopy ( on if temp is an issue)
1 3x3 fan in stand ( to...