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  1. General Reef Discussion
    is anyone familiar with tropic marin? i was wondering if it is a good product and the diff between TM bio act and TM pro reef salt?
  2. General Reef Discussion
    Is this a decent test kit? I had an ammonia test kit but as I was testing tonight I was squeezing the 11 drops of regement 1 in and the top popped off and it dumped all over :mad: Anyway so now I need to order a new test kit, and I...
  3. The THINK Tank
    Another one... some interesting data from a laboratory analysis of different salt mixes. I love the phosphate chart ;)
  4. General Reef Discussion
    Hello everyone, I'm wondering how to get more colour in my tank. My acro is brown & my bird's nest is beige! However, I see all these beautiful photos of your tanks with fantasticly coloured sps... What's the secret? Thanks, Lou :confused:
  5. General Reef Discussion
    Hi guys... I have read a lot from members of the forum that say their nitrates levels are at zero??? :eek::confused:Mine have never been at zero, I have learned that high Nitrates are not the worst things in a tank, But I would like to know How is this possible?? On another subject....I have...
  6. Nano Reefs
    Hi! just like to say that I'm new here, been reading alot of threads on here and find it very usful, but I yet to have a tank of my own, been wanting one for awile now. Anyways I just wanna put downa check list of what I need to buy and few question, hope someone can help me. I was thinking of...
  7. General Reef Discussion
    Hi! We have finally decided that we will be starting a brand new reef tank. We've never done this before so it is totally new. We purchased a Top Fin Aquarium Starter Kit 20 gallons from Petsmart. It's still in the box. We are going to go with just a 20 gal. to add some beauty to our home...
  8. General Reef Discussion
    I just set up a 125gal reef that I bought used. The tank was running for two years so I without storage for the the live stock and corals I had to just get water mixed and to temp and put everything right back in. I was hoping for some guidence on how to proceed. First question is I am going...
  9. General Reef Discussion
    i usually go to my lfs and purchase water from them so i dont have to worry baout making my own salt, but i am going to start mixing my own water and i was just wondering who makes the best sea salt for a reef setup in your opinion? What do you guys use for water changes?
  10. Massachusetts North Shore Marine and Reef Club
    Aqua Addicts is running a Group Buy/Sale on Tropic Marin Salt!!!! <o></o> Please email any responses to [email protected] Order now while supplies last at the distributor!!! Tropic Marin Regular Salt 50 Gallon Box: $18 (Regular price $25) 200 Gallon Bucket: $55 (Regular price $80)...
  11. NFMAS Members only
    Tropic Marin Pro Reef Salt, 200gal bucket.....$69.95...starts Tuesday Red Sea Coral Pro Salt, 175gal bucket..........$39.95...starts Tuesday
  12. General Reef Discussion
    I currently use NSW and was thinking of maybe switching to the artificial stuff. What brand mixes are you guys using? Also, do you have to supplement by adding calcium or raising alk?
  13. General Reef Discussion
    well i had the pleasure of seeing kalel's tank this past weekend , and took a few pictures (though not very good ones ) and this tank is something to see ! he told me alot of the spec's but i was so busy stairing i forgot most of them :lol: . what i can tell you is this thing is huge ! roughly...
  14. General classifieds
    For Sale Kent RO 60 Hi-S (60 GPD) RO Filter - $65.00 Power Sweep Powerhead - $5.00 Prizm Pro Protien Skimmer - $50.00 Tropic Marin Pro Reef Salt 55 Lb Bucket - $25.00 All in good condition I am located in northeast PA (Poconos area)
  15. General Reef Discussion
    I am seriously thinking about switching salt mixes. i have tried a few brands that i have not been happy with for one reason or another that list includes: Oceanic Instant Ocean Reef Crystals (currently) I wanted to try the Tropic Marin Pro Reef, but now, after reading about it, and some...
  16. General Reef Discussion
    ok so at my lfs today i got into a conversation with the guy there about different kinds of salt. i had always used coralife instant ocean, then i saw coralife reef crystals, and the guy told me red sea made the best salt via some testing someone did or whatnot. so i got the red sea(wasnt much...
  17. General Reef Discussion
    Hi all. Not sure if this is the right place for this, but I didn't see a beginner forum anywhere. And from the title, I am brand spanking new to reef care and SW in general, and have some general questions. Right after I finish this, I am going to go out and hopefully buy "The Conscientious...
  18. General Reef Discussion
    I heard someone talking about how they mix oceanic and IO 50/50/ well I want to know oppinons and more info on this. I was having low alk and high calcium with oceanic, but now i use IO and I have Low CA and Pretty good alk. So im thinking it may be a good idea.
  19. General Reef Discussion
    So, here is probably another Newb question, and maybe I will get nailed by some guy who's name starts with a 'P' for asking. But here goes... What's the story with Coralline algae. I've got a bit of purple on my rocks, some new that has grown and some that came on rocks I bought. I have NO...
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