1. K

    Should I add start up bacteria?

    Hello, a few days ago I posted a thread asking how to revive my neglected aquarium. You guys all had such good advice and with some additional tips from my local LFS I am now heading the right direction again with the tank. Just to quickly recap I left my 54 gallon corner in my basement...
  2. mattybecks

    My Marine Molly Community

    Hi Guys, I have had a marine molly community for a week now. I have kept other fancy marine fish, corals, anemones before, but decided to sell everything and just do some something simple and easy. Tank is 150L. Lights are cheap 2 USD each LEDS. Using a canister filter (sunsun304B, 2000LPH)...
  3. J

    Pennsylvania Free pair of "Frost bit flurry clown" fish

    Free pair of "frost bite flurry" clowns and salefin tang for local pic up only. They go to the fist person with a great tank. I want them to go to a good home. Thats why im not selling. Interested party must be willing to do a google meet so i can see your display tank (their new home).
  4. J

    Build Thread My 32.5 Fluval Flex Marine (BUILD THREAD)

    Hi, I'm new to the saltwater hobby, I thought I would post my tank and the upgrades I've done to it. Livestock: 2 clown fish 1 purple firefish 1 Midas Blenny 1 Cleaner shrimp 2 Hammer corals 1 pink goniopora 1 flame BTA 1 Torch 2 GSP's Equipment; - I'm running the stock light (Corals are...
  5. Cetus

    125 Gallon Reef Tank Stocking Help?

    Hey! So, I'm planning on getting a 125 gallon reef tank that's 72 inches long. I've been looking all over for what kind of fish I could add to the tank and after several weeks of adding and removing, I decided to use the unit system as described in this article...
  6. 150 Gallon Reef

    Delaware Maryland New Jersey Pennsylvania Waterbox 60.2 Tank Breakdown

    I have recently upgraded to a IM 100 so I won't be needing my waterbox 60.2 anymore. It has been setup for exactly a year with ZERO scratches on the glass. Will be completely drained and cleaned this weekend. Asking $1500 for everything included: Waterbox 60.2 tank with white UPGRADED UV...
  7. D


    Hi reefers I have a problem with spongeall over the rock whats the best way to remove it permanently ive had the sponge for ages keeps coming in no time at allĺ
  8. Tanked86


    Super new to the hobby. My narrow-lined puffer has what looks like a sore on his mouth. I tried my best to get a photo of it. I have a 125g FOWLR my tank cycled for two months with only live rock and live sand. End of month 2 I added a pair of clowns. Four month I added zebra eel (2 feet long)...
  9. Kolby_Mitchell

    Indiana Coral for sell!

    Located in columbus Indiana although I can ship -pulsing xenia (price depends on how big of cut you would like) -hydnophora -$30 -cali torte acropora -$30 -pink birdsnest -$20 -blue devils finger leather (price depends on how big of cut you would like)
  10. Noob_Sam

    Marine Ich HELPPPPPPPP

    Hello, So i have a bad ich outbreak. My blue tang, yellow tang, coral beauty, and dwarf lion fish all have ich. My other fish 2 clowns, and eel, and these two blue fish but non of them have ich. So i had a couple of questions: If i remove all my fish from my DT to my QT ( I read for 3-8...
  11. Oscar’s25Gal

    Reverse Osmosis System - Worth it?

    Hi guys! I currently have a 25 gal however in mid August I will be changing to a 120 gallon (450 litres) It will be 5 foot long and the main reason I am upgrading is because I would love to keep larger fish. I have been offered a reverse osmosis system by someone for free, however it has to be...
  12. Dawlisha20

    Please help me ID my clownfish

    Hello, can anybody help me ID my clownfish please. Would be very grateful. Thanks
  13. Jacksfish2020

    Coral problem

    Ok so I’ve got a kinda big problem/ small problem I don’t know if it’s going to hurt me in the end figuratively, so my water levels seem to all be good I just did my tests today and they were all pretty perfect, but the corals just don’t seem ok, and I don’t know what is happening, all the fish...
  14. BabyShark

    What skimmer you get?

    I have a 55 gallon display tank and I’m building my first sump with my extra 29 gallon tank. Any suggestions on a good skimmer to buy?
  15. BabyShark

    Sump tips?

    I’ve been using a mechanical filter since I’ve had my 55 gallon marine tank and change the filter often. I would like to build my own sump with my 29 gallon tank sitting around. Aside from cleaning the tank, would the sump also help take care of corals and algae in the display tank? I’m also...
  16. bmoon19

    New Reefing Club For Lehigh Valley

    I couldn't Find Any Local Reef club Around and saw a lot of people wanting to create one. for a while but nothing has really stuck around. So I'm Calling all Reefer that wants to come together and share your knowledge, experiences, and passion for marine lives and all that it's involved in it...
  17. BabyShark

    Building a sump

    So I have a 55 gallon display tank and I’ve been using a mechanical filter, changing it often. I want to build a sump for my tank and I have a 20 gallon tank that’s been sitting around. Could I use the 20 gal for my sump? Also is there any suggestions on building my sump and what should go in...
  18. Joel2036

    Have I gone overboard with current flow

    Hey guys just after some advice. I’m worried my clown fish are struggling with the water flow around my tank. I’ll post of photo of the layout but it’s a 2ft tank so roughly 20g/80 something lites. I have a Tidal 55 which is rated to 1000Lph, and a Sicce 2000 which is 2000 Lph. Which equals...
  19. M

    Clownfish ich?

    Dear reefers, Yesterday i was looking at 1 of my clowns and i sawe somenthing odd, there are really small white dots on his side. I cant rembember that he had the white spots from te beginning. i've been looking at his behavior but he acts normal and eats well. I dont know if it are white...
  20. mattybecks

    Allardi Clownfish and Macrodactyla Anemone

    It had just gone lights out and my Anemone and clowns are bedding down for the night.
  21. mattybecks

    Open top reefs and incense

    Hi Guys, I have an open top aquarium (100cm x 45cm x 35cm. about 170L system) with two Allardi clowns in a Macrodactyla Doreensis Anemone. I also have 1 x lawnmower blenny, 1 x Melanurus wrasse and 1x yellow tail damsel. Inverts: 1 x peppermint shrimp, and a couple of blue legged hermits...
  22. Hadders95


    Hello I have noticed these little pests in my tank I am not sure what there are, can anyone tell me what they are. Cheers
  23. avatar71

    Use of household ceramic tile

    Hi, as a homeowner, I’ve got pounds of leftover tile. Although some too big to use, some are perfect colony size for coral frag propagation. Some of the fancy tile might look pretty cool in the tank as well is there any reason to believe that house grade or even commercial grade tile would be...
  24. SwiftStorm

    Indiana IM Nuvoskim Midsize Protein Skimmer DC

    Innovative Marine DC midsize protein skimmer that works perfectly. Upgrade to a bigger tank so I no longer need. $100 shipped to 48
  25. Gustavo89

    Undetectable Phosphates...what to do?

    Hello, ive been dealing with Undetectable Phosphates , normally i test with Hanna Checker. 1 month ago, i move the sand abprutly to test the next day and they were around 0.75 PPM, then checked again after 3 days they were around 0.20 ppm, then again until 0.00 PPM. So i guess they are...