The Reef Tank banner
wheel filter
1-20 of 148 Results
Advanced
  1. General Reef Discussion
    after dosing for the red slime outbreak i just had a few days ago, it was time to do a water change. changed out 40% water. i also added a reio 2600 pump to the tank so now there are NO dead spots. I can almost promise. The only thing is, my anenome is having trouble finding a nice, calmish...
  2. General Reef Discussion
    I was wondering. Why is an AquaClear 110 powerfilter between $80 - $110 and the compairable Marineland Biowheel filter $40 - $60? Is the Aquaclear that much better? Why? I am thinking of using a powerfilter for circulation and to be able to use chemcial media only when and if I need it on a...
  3. General Reef Discussion
    Just kinda needed to vent a bit. I got him and had him in a 12 gal QT tank. tank was a 12 gal marineland tank with light and biowheel filter built into the hood. cool design. quality SUCKS!!! Filter pump broke-only 3 weeks old. It must have happened during the night and I didn't notice it in the...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    I currently have a 125 gal tank with 3 emperor 400's running in my fish only tank. no reef tanks in hawaii. I have decided I want to move to better filtration and I was wondering what size wet/dry I should get. specifically dimensions or gallon size of the bi-ball container. I know the sump can...
  5. General classifieds
    I have for sale a 39 gallon tall aquarium with matching stand. Also includes light fixture, glass top heater and marineland penquin biowheel filter. Tank was used as a mini reed tank with seahorses. Tank is only 2 years old. Asking $250.00 OBO Located in central Wisconsin, Local Picup only...
  6. General Reef Discussion
    Hey all: Being the novice that I am I decided to jump right into a 36 gallon marine aquarium. Now three months later my tank is absolutley full of equipment and I really wished I would have put a sump in. Is it possible to add one now using a hang on pump or something? If so, any...
  7. General Reef Discussion
    Can anyone give me any advice about using activated carbon in my saltwater tank? I keep getting conflicting answers.
  8. General Reef Discussion
    Hello, this 'stuff' has been growing on my one single rock for a little over 2 weeks now. When the light is off it appears to go away, but after a few hours of the light being on it's back to being very 'there' again. I also have what appears to be Green Hair Algea, very hard to see in pic. I'm...
  9. General Reef Discussion
    I'm going to get a 55 gal. from a friend, but sadly i have no money:(So im trying to figure out the cheapest set-up that i could have with only... maybe 2 clownfish in the tank. This will hopefully only be temperary until i get some more money and can upgrade all the equipment, and add fish. I...
  10. General classifieds
    I have a 55 gal tank. I am upgrading to a bigger tank. i am asking for $150, i can deliver it for 200. The tank comes with the following. 55 Gallon tank. Emerpor 400 bio-wheel filter black gravel iron stand lights hood a ship and log decoration fake plants Email me at [email protected]
  11. General Reef Discussion
    Hello and Happy Friday!!! So - On my 29g... I'm having some dead spot/flow problems... Here is an older pic of the rock set up... (it's pretty accurate - but the toadstool is back at the LFS... my flame angel bothered it too much Looking at the tank - the right side of the tank seems to be...
  12. General Reef Discussion
    First off this is what I have: 125 gal, 150.lbs live rock, 125gal corallife power skimmer, and a marineland 360 canister. I've been doing some reading and I get mixed reviews about my filtration. I heard all I need is a skimmer. I know most are going to tell me a sump is the best way, but my...
  13. General Reef Discussion
    Hey everyone. I am new here. My name is Gary. All my life I had freshwater tanks. Now i have decided to take a big jump into making a saltwater tank. I have emptied out my freshwater tank and cleaned it out. I would like to know how to set up my tank. This is what I have: 55 Gal tank Emperor...
  14. General Reef Discussion
    Hello! So I'm still a newbie - and I get all of my water from my LFS... he has tested my water for me constantly, but I've come to realize that I need to get and learn how to use my own testing kits... I know - I should have done it long ago - but my LFS told me I didn't need to - that I should...
  15. General Reef Discussion
    Ok, I have two topics I'd like some input on: First here's what I'm working with - 30 gallon tank, 150 watt 14k halide in a K2 Viper fixture (bulb is brand new), Penguin Biowheel 240 and a red sea HOB skimmer. Inhabitants: gold striped percula, 2 blue velvet damsels, 2 skink shrimp, 1 coral...
  16. Tank Specs
    Hey all, here's the specs, on my Tank for future questions :read: I am planning on converting my amazon tank into a Reef, after breeding cichlids for awhile I still spend more time looking at salwater fish in the pet store then the freshies so here I go SPECS 72x18x24 134.65 gallons Glass...
  17. General Reef Discussion
    Hi...I have an emperor 400 bio-wheel filter in a reef tank. The wheels are so caked up with gunk that they hardly turn. I heard that I can remove them. I don't have a protein skimmer. The emperor is it. I have a 55 gal tank, I do a 5-7 gal wc once a week and change the filter pads. Everything in...
  18. General Reef Discussion
    I have a fish and coral set up on a 55 gal. I am using a marineland emporer canister biowheel filter. I have been using it for a couple of years and was told way back that I needed to have an airstone in the tank. Does anyone know if this is right? I would like to get rid of the air stone...
1-20 of 148 Results
Top