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  1. General Reef Discussion
    Hey There, I have been out of the hobby for about 6 years now. I had a 75 gallon FOWLR for a few years before having to sell it because i was moving. I really enjoyed the hobby and have wanted to get back into it for a while now, but my memory on compatibility is a bit off now. I am deciding...
  2. General Reef Discussion
    So I have done a remodel of my reef tank (36g bowfront) and that also includes redoing the stocking. I'm thinking of keeping my pair of clowns, then going with a few more fish. So far i'm thinking: 2 ocellaris clowns 2 blue/green chromis (or two bangai cardinals) 1 midas blenny (or yellowhead...
  3. Reef Fish
    Hey everyone :) so i have a 90 gallon tank with 50lbs of live rocks, two water pumps and a skimmer for filtration. In my tank i currently have: -yellow tang -sailfin tang -pair of clownfishes -coral bended shrimp -longspine urchin -pincushion urchin -soft corals Does anyone have any ideas for...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    I cant decide what to do with my tank. I started up a new 220 gallon last summer now I have moved all my fish and coral that were in my other tank so its basically empty. It is a 72 gallon bow front with a 30 gallon refuge and a coral life skimmer. There is sand and some live rock left in...
  5. General Reef Discussion
    Hello everyone as of today everything needed for my new 93 gal cube build is in the mail!!! now I only need to complete two more things stock list and building the stand. so here are some potential candidates for the new reef. the main idea is to generally have alot of small growing fish as I...
  6. General Reef Discussion
    Hello I have a biocube 14. And want to upgrade the lighting. How do I do this is there any step by step directions out there and I want to do LED for better lighting also should help avoid the heating problems with the coralife biocube 14. Which LEDs would be good in a biocube 14? Any step by...
  7. General Reef Discussion
    Hi there everybody, I will be getting my fish soon for my new reef tank. I have a 90 gallon acrylic tank with a 40 gallon sump and about 50 lbs of live rock. My plan is to get a dispar anthias, ignitus anthias, 2 occelaris clownfish, Ruby head Fairy Wrasse, 1 Firefish Goby, 3...
  8. New Member Introductions
    Hi all - I'm new to the reefing business but I have discovered (what seems to be) a decent aquarium at my LFS. It's called the AquaOne AquaReef 275. It's a 73 gallon tank and it comes with skimmer, heaters, etc. I have researched into it and have heard some rather disconcerting stories! Has...
  9. General Reef Discussion
    Well, after a long stale period of being a poor college student, I'm finally back from the grave. The tank has never "crashed" persay but it has not been in a very good place. I've just upgraded my jbj 12 nano cube with a rapid led kit. I just did a 5 gallon water change and all my parameters...
  10. General Reef Discussion
    I have a 55gal (4ft long) with plenty of live rock, sand, protein skimmer, filter and powerheads Currently housed: 2 ocellaris clowns (introduced about a month ago) 2 pj cardinals (just bought them, currently in quarintine) Plan to get: 1 diamond sleeper goby or golden head sleeper goby 1...
  11. General Reef Discussion
    What are some fish / cuc stock ideas for a reef 22 gallon tank? I already have a Misbar Clownfish, a peppermint shrimp, a algae eating blenny, 5 hermits ( small red / blue legs and 3 scarlets ) and a bumble bee and turbo snail. I'm more so looking for fish ideas, and how many more fish? Also...
  12. Reef Fish
    Planning out my livestock list for my 130g tank it has a 2.5”DSB, 120lbs of LR, 55gal fuge that I plan on putting chaetomorpha in, bubble magnus skimmer rated for 180-240gal, and tremendous flow. I put the maximum size next to each fish some I want two/three of which I also put next to them...
  13. Reef Fish
    I've been going over and over in my head trying to come up with a stock list for my new 150 gallon tank which is being delivered in a couple of weeks. It's going to be an SPS dominated shallow reef with dimensions of 1500(L)x750(W)x500(H). It will have about 100kgs of rock but because of the way...
  14. General Reef Discussion
    I am converting my 2-year-old freshwater aquarium to saltwater. :D does anyone have suggestions for stocking? I know I want 2 ocellaris clownfish, but I don't know where to go from there. The tank is 40 gallons and has a protein skimmer, powerhead, and canister filter. I would like it to be a...
  15. General Reef Discussion
    215 gal. Fowlr first - then eventually reef. Tank is 100 percent ready for livestock. As you can see there are many caves and crevices. First order of business; I would like to know which order would be best. Here is my list. 2) ocellaris clownfish 5) blue green chromis 1) diamond watchman goby...
  16. General Reef Discussion
    Hi all, I only started in saltwater 3 months ago and I have a few questions about the stock I have planned along with some questions about some things that have happened during my short period of time with a reef. I figured I would start with what I am using for equipment. 75 Gallon...
  17. General Reef Discussion
    Soon to be setting up my 125, and I just can't decide the couple main fish I want. So here the questions and things I need to decide. Advise over what would work best please, I need help! 1. I know I want a powder tang, but I can't decide between either a blue or brown. 2. I also have 3...
  18. General Reef Discussion
    hello all, i'm currently running a brand new 36 gallon bow front tank with a fluval 70 hob filter with purigen instead of charcoal and have a nice skimmer coming in the mail on thursday. so far i have; 2 occel clowns 1 orange striped prawn goby 4 turbo snails 4 hermit crabs 3 miniature frag...
  19. General Reef Discussion
    I'm looking for suggestions on finishing my stock list for my 55g hex. Its been cycled for 6months. 24" 4 bulb t5, hob eshoppe 75g skimmer, 2 korelia 600. Currently I have: Tailspot blenny Hectors goby purple firefish 2 skunk cleaner shrimp 2 peppermint shrimp 4 sexy shrimp As far as corals, its...
  20. General Reef Discussion
    So I am in the process of setting up my first reef tank. The tank is going to be 30 gallons (I don't have really anything yet, but I know the tank will be wide and not tall or square shaped). So I want a variety of types of fish in the tank, and here is the stock list I have in mind: FISH: -(1)...
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