1. Q

    Pennsylvania WTB Looking for 120–300 gal aquarium

    Looking for 120-300 gal reef ready aquarium, sump, skimmer, pumps, basically everything for a new build. Must be clean and in excellent condition. It will be in my living room. Looking in the PA Strasberg area. [email protected].
  2. mvhpets

    tank not touching

    hi! i got a new 30 gallon tank and one of the corners is not touching by around 2mm. do you think a foam mat would fix it, or is that too much of a risk
  3. xtravism

    How many fish can you put in a 32 biocube

    Wondering how many fish you can have in a 32 gallon biocube that won’t be too heavy of a bio load on my corals. Currently have a clown and a six line wrasse but for sure wanting to get a yellow clown goby and a yellow head jawfish. Would like more fish then that but feel like that would...
  4. akurt928

    Dosing help !

    Hi Everyone, I recently had a spin test done on my reef tank, its generally ok parameters but some can definitely use a little boost. My PH is 7.8 , nitrates are 4 , salinity is 1.025 , phos 0.2, Calcium 365, magnesium 1191, Alkalinity 6.1. I purchased the red sea line of calcium, alk and...
  5. C

    Adjusting Chaeto light schedule to maintain nutrients.

    I recently created a chaeto reactor for my Biocube. The chaeto is just starting to grow and has made me more comfortable feeding my fish and adding more to my tank. I currently have the lighting 12/12hr opposite the lighting of my display tank. It has been so efficient at reducing nutrients that...
  6. Isaac_Tang

    Flame Angel

    Hey Guys, so I’ve never had an Angel before and I’m not interested in the Coral Beauty but more the Flame Angel. I know they’re more on the Reef Safe with caution side and I do plan on purchasing through World Wide Coral if I decide to get one so I know it’s going to be an ORA and not wild...
  7. jtone_philthy_aquatics

    Build Thread 40 breeder 20 long sump/ fuge The video clip above is the most recent shot of the 40 breeder that I just cycled and I’m now adding live stock. I will be getting a decent amount of corals in a little less than a week! Can’t wait!! A lot of diy work went into this setup I had some ai primes...
  8. Isaac_Tang

    EMERGENCY Elegance Coral

    Weird white “parasite” shown, I’ve noticed past two days my Elegance wasn’t fully open like normal and today when I get back from work I see this white thing with legs any ideas what do I do? Here’s a picture
  9. saltwaterNeff

    Hello Brand new reefer

    I’m brand new to the reefing community and I have a nuvo 40 gallon and just was wondering what would be the best protein skimmer and what type of chemicals should I add when first starting up? Any advice helps
  10. at11ok

    I need help immediately! Something wrong with my GSP!

    So this morning when I turned of the lights for my tank my green star polyps looked fine starting to come out and open up, then I went on with my day doing errands then when I came home I looked at it again and it was completely closed and saw a white spot on it. I didn’t think much of it...
  11. 1Matthew

    LPS dominated tank-Problems

    Hello all! I currently have a 60 gallon reed tank that has been having some problems. I run 2 AI prime lights in my tank and seem to notice a couple things. My acans have not seemed to do very well where the light hits em, however they are encrusted to the actual rock. Also, many of my corals...
  12. M

    Help dosing Red sea foundation A & B

    Hi all im need to reefing and have limited knowledge and know chemistry and water parameters work but i get the gist of it. background: information about my tank. Tank Size: 45 Gallon (running for 9 months) Salt mix tropic marine pro reef salt (weekly 12% water change @ 1.025 salinity) my...
  13. at11ok

    How much and how often should I be feeding my fish and coral?

    So I have a 55 gal with now 11 fish. I have 3 black clownfish, 2 orange clownfish, 3 banggai cardinal fish, a lawnmower Blenny, a bicolored angelfish, and a sailfin tang. I also have a Kenya tree with now 5 frags from fallen branches from it. A meteor shower, rainbow acan, a green star polyp...
  14. D

    Multi Tank Reef Stocking Idea?

    I have a 2 tank setup with common sump. I have a 150g 6ft long tank and a Reefer 450 92g 5ft tank. They go to a common 45g sump with 40W UV, oversized skimmer, fuge, and marine pure spheres and block. I am running a carbon reactor currently and have another reactor to run gfo or biopellets as...
  15. U

    Time for a reef party!

    I used to be involved in MTRC many years ago and had to get out of the hobby, but now I'm back! I'd like to get to know the local Nashville reefing community again. I love to host gatherings and have a great space for it, so local reefers it's time to party! I host regular game nights and...
  16. Freakmachine01

    Does your coral Pop with color?

    I want to ask the community if they have reef viewing sunglasses. I just changed the entire view of my tank. This week coming up on my build I will post what I did and why. Plus a LOT of pictures. If you want to see what I did just click the build banner under my name. Thanks.
  17. Kyle Soto

    Single Anthias? + Stocking list for 65 gallon Red Sea

    My 65 gallon tank is currently stocked as follows: 2 ocellaris clowns Orchid dottyback Lemon damsel Tomini tang Blue hippo tang (I did not purchase this fish, I realize he will outgrow the tank but he was included when I bought the tank) I want to add a single male Lyertail Anthias but I was...
  18. jtone_philthy_aquatics

    Build Thread DIY 40g breeder reef system / 20g long sump / fuge

    What’s up everyone long time no see. I haven’t been very active on here lately and it feels great to be back!! Hope everyone is doing well out there! So I’ve finally been putting together a reef system that I’ve been planning since I moved to the Midwest this past February. It’s a 40...
  19. Freakmachine01

    Build Thread Mikey's Dream 120 gal mixed reef.

    Hello my name is Mikey and I decided to give a build thread a go. I actually started this tank just a little over 1 year ago but since then I have made many upgrades and have been very fortunate. Over the past year I have started with nothing and have added over $10,000 worth of coral and fish...