reef tank build

  1. alimac122

    Ali's 36g REEF tank

    Hello! I am an ex-marine biologist (now engineer). I worked in husbandry at a landlocked aquarium for 4 years. I have been missing my love for tanks, specifically my saltwater babies. A fried has a Tiger Oscar that has outgrown their tank and has upgraded to a 75 gallon. Thus, I have an empty...
  2. Reefman603

    Indo Gold torch

    Picked up this single head Indo gold torch yesterday at a local reef shop! Can’t wait to see it hopefully grow into a nice show piece!
  3. Reefman603

    My Zoa colony

    - Rastas, Purple monsters, Utter chaos, Fruit loops, Watermelon
  4. Reefman603

    Video of the Red Sea max 250

    Quick video showing the reef today. Let me know what you think see my earlier post for details on the system/ live stock.
  5. Reefman603

    Red Sea max 250

  6. Reefman603

    My Red Sea max 250

    Here’s is my Red Sea max 250 reef tank. Live stock : - Black frostbite clown fish mated pair - Yellow tang - Red hawkfish - Green chromis - Malanaurus wrasse Inverts : - A few peppermint shrimp - Tridacna derasa clam - 8 Blue leg hermit crabs - Various snails Coral : - Hammers ( wall and...
  7. ReefReadyYouTube

    How long does it take a tank to “mature”?

    How long does it really take a tank to “mature” as people commonly call it. What are they key factors to properly maturing a tank. I’ve seen a lot of people say 1 whole year for a tank to become fully mature. Do you agree. Could this process be speed up and if so how. Also how do you know you...
  8. Squishy

    Plumbing for New Setup, 210 Gallon Dual Mega-flow

    Hello All, I am somewhat new to the forums and to the saltwater hobby. It may be a bit if a task to start with a 200 gallon, but I am very eager to do so. I have done a ton of reading on here, and right now I planning the plumbing so I can start getting the materials. To explained the drawing...
  9. D

    Corner tank aquascape

    Hello, I'm setting up a reef tank. I'm not exactly sure what I plan on keeping in this tank, but It will definitely include torches, hammers, zoas and anything else i see that I like, i guess. I have a 120~ish gallon corner tank, that is in the shape of a diamond. i Just threw all this rock in...
  10. esther

    Finally... After 10 years out of the hobby : Waterbox 220.6 Dream Build

    I honestly never thought that we would get back into the hobby... Yet, here we are. All it took was the @Waterbox Aquariums Blue Friday (and my husband being out of town on a business trip) and we're back again. This time we're going to do things A LOT differently. Slow & steady wins the race...
  11. D

    Custom Building 100G reef from scratch. *WHERE TO BEGIN?*

    So i seen a few threads of members showing off their tanks and i enjoyed it very much! So know i want to share my build with everyone so i go and start digging up videos and pictures and wow i have so much documented i really dont know where to begin and i feel like i have too many pictures and...
  12. Greg Williams

    Greg’s 180 upgrade

    Hello everyone. I wanted to share my 180 upgrade build with you. I hope this is the right place to do this. I got a really good deal on a 180 tank and stand. I’ve been sitting on it for about 2 yrs because I had a very serious honey do list to complete before I could start my build. That list...
  13. M

    Mrussell’s waterbox 70.3 build

    So after a 6 year hiatus I am back! I made the decision to jump back into the hobby in January. After a lot of thought I decided to go with the Waterbox 70.3. The tank is set to arrive this week! Tank specs: Tank: Waterbox 70.3 Return pump: Varios2 Lighting: 2x ai Hydra 26hd with 3D reefing...
  14. spyder813

    Spyder813 40G BUILD

    This is my first saltwater fish tank I'm making after many freshwater tanks I have through out the years. I decide to go with a 40g breeder and a 30 gallons sump. I start a thread on another page but this is the right page to keep the progress of my new adventure. I would like to thanks many of...