fluval 13.5

  1. Sam25

    New to R2R (Philly area)

    Hey there. My name is Sam and new to the R2R community. I have a nano reef in my current setup for about 8 months. Prior I had a HVAC malfunction in my apartment and roasted my 1 year old tank so i had to start over. I have a Fluval Evo 13.5 with the stock lighting
  2. victoriaxoxo

    Help! (fluval evo 13.5) New Reefer here :)

    Hello everyone! im new to R2R! A few years ago i had a nano 10 gal reef with a few coral, a pair of clowns who i LOVED, tiny panther grouper & a tiny emperor angel whom i was completely obsessed with.. i had it running with a HOB aquaclear and honestly it was all going great! until... my cat...
  3. R

    Chalk Bass!!!!!

    I visited my LFS today and saw a group of chalk bass in their main display and I fell absolutely in love with them. I want all the information possible on these fish so please PLEASE share. I was thinking that I'll get one for my fluval evo 13.5 (still not set-up smh) Do y'all think that that'll...
  4. ahoyCoral

    Build Thread New to reef keeping Evo 13.5

    I’m a new member looking out for tips and tricks to make the reefing hobby even more interesting and fun than it already is! Loving the experience so far and excited to enchance my reef by adding more corals and tank mates to add to colour and biodiversity. I have two clowns, two blue legged...
  5. T

    Cleaner shrimp missing legs

    Hi guys, I may have a problem. I have a cleaner shrimp who lost 3 legs and all of his antennas have been cut short. I am not sure if my fish is nipping at it or if it’s being caused by my circulation pump...or something else? I have a fluval 13.5 evo and my circulation pump is somewhat close to...
  6. rsteilberg

    Considering starting a reef--couple of questions

    Hello, I've been doing some research over the past week about getting into the hobby and starting my own nano. I love scuba diving and had a tank when I was a kid and would love to get back into the hobby. I'm so overwhelmed by all of the different pieces of equipment, steps, etc. necessary to...
  7. Robg139

    Nano Build Robs Fluval Evo 13.5G.

    Hello reefers, I have a Fluval Evo 13.5g mixed reef tank. It is my first saltwater reef tank. My tank is now 6 months old and has undergone a lot of upgrades and changes along the way. It’s a mixed reef so I have softies, lps, and sps. So Fluval is an AIO so it has 3 chambers in the back. The...
  8. ryn_keeto

    Help IDing Algae/Grass-Stuff?

    Hey gang, I’ve been running a Fluval 13.5 since March. My first two corals from Biota came with these little grass-like things on them, and being a total noob, I thought nothing of them. They grew to be quite long in one spot, and they’re starting to spread like little threads on my main...
  9. BlakeM15

    Nano Build College Reef Build (Fluval Evo13.5)

    Hello my names Blake and this is my first post to r2r. I set this tank up in June in preparation for college. This will be where I post about my time with a nano reef in college while studying ‘Conservation of Biology’ Here is a list of equipment: Light: Ai Prime HD Heater: Aqueon 100W...
  10. NanoMike

    Does this tank mount look ok Fluval evo hydra26

    I just picked up a hydra26 today and got the flex mount with it for my fluval evo. I was going to get an ai prime but apparently everyone is sold out and the company is not shipping any right now. My concern is the mount and how heavy it is. Does this look okay and do you think I should worry...
  11. Frederick Edwards

    New live rock

    Would love some guidance on what these are on my live rock. If you need better pictures or different angles let me know and will try my best. Picture #1 Picture#2 Picture#3 Picture#4 Picture#5 Picture#6 Picture#7
  12. Frederick Edwards

    Fluval PS1 Skimmer vs PS2

    Would love some feedback on each of these.
  13. Frederick Edwards

    Build Thread Fred's Salty Adventure 13.5G Fluval EVO

    Hello fellow reefers, been awhile since I have been in the forum. Lost my job at a power plant and am currently working as a contractor in Page, Arizona. I'm currently residing in a 35 foot travel trailer and missing my display tank back home. Going to get *13.5G Fluval EVO. Would like some...
  14. HenryF

    Nano Build Henry’s Mighty Fluval Evo XIII 1/2

    Setup was on Jan 1st 2018. Fluval 13.5 Sump Chambers/Filtration: Chamber 1: Aqueon Large Filter Cartridge ( Folded), Red mangroves, extra bag of Fluval Biomax & a sexy shrimp that keeps going in there. Chamber 2: Fluval Stock Foam with Carbon & Biomax, Another extra bag of Biomax Chamber 3...
  15. HenryF

    Hello! First Reef Tank!

    Hello everyone! I bought myself a Fluval Evo 13.5 as a Christmas present from me to me lol. This is my first time having a saltwater/Reef tank and as of right now the inhabitants in my tank are some frags and fish which include : brain coral, clove polyp, zoas, blastomussa a coral that...
  16. BrandonA702

    Build Thread Brandon's Evo XIIs

    Hey again. Just joined yesterday and it was suggested that I started a member thread. So here it is. I have been in the hobby for about 4 years now. My largest tank so far was a 55 gallon but I moved and downsized to an Evo 13.5 AIO. Currently I have two Evo tanks going. One for my LPS and a new...
  17. N

    Build Thread Hey everyone!

    Hey everyone my name is chris. I’m pretty new to R2R finally decided to make a members tank post. I started reefing about two years ago. Current have two tanks set up. I started a fluval evo 13.5 in December 2017. Tank was originally going to be just a rock flower tank. But decided to make it a...
  18. JamisonTX

    First real readings!

    Chemistry help! After a couple of weeks of trail and error with the API and Red Sea test kits I finally feel I have good tests. Tank is a 12g Fluval Evo, 2 clowns, one Scarlett cleaner, snails and crabs for clean up. Running skimmer with chemi pure blue and purigen. Hoping to get help...
  19. Timothy Ahn


    INTRODUCTION: Hello everyone! Here is my full setup of my Fluval Evo 13.5 reef tank. I has such a blast recording and setting up. Be sure to check out my setup video of this tank on youtube. New episodes of aquarium "HOW TO:" will be out soon so be sure to show you support by liking and...
  20. rantipole

    Nano Build Frogspawn in Evo 13.5

    I'm running a Fluval Evo 13.5 tank it as is, plus a FluvalSea mini protein skimmer. Do any of you think that I can add a frogspawn coral without adding any additional equipment? Current stock: 2 ocellaris clowns 1 Rainford's goby 1 Sinularia large frag 1 green polyp leather frag 1 Palau...
  21. Nano Reef Q

    Nano Build Fluval 13.5 2-wk Maintenance ❤️ Finally Achieved

    No one ever posts a thread of their dirty tank-so here I go! I originally set out to do a "natural" filter nano tank. It bombed. Then I began the process with my Fluval Evo 13.5 and I was frustrated by dirty water clarity, clogged pump, lots of various algae etc. After changing whats in the...
  22. rantipole

    AIO Build Rantipole's AIO nano

    Hi everyone, After well over a year of being on Reef2Reef, I finally have a tank! I supported the Indigogo campaign of Biota Aquariums back in October. I got the tank in November but due to the holidays, life, the universe, and everything, I didn't set it up until Jan. I've had livestock in it...