saltwater aqarium

  1. iProShot

    Biocube 32g New Reef Setup

    I Recently started a Biocube 32g this is my current light schedule On video. I don’t know if it’s good enough?? I have been running the tank now for 42 days. Before starting the cycle I swap out the stock filter system the Biocube 32 comes with and got InTaNk media basket Poly Filter Floss...
  2. EpicCorals

    1 Gallon Fishbowl

    Needed to add some life to the front counter and this is what happened. A 1 gallon fishbowl. Inhabitants include: Small Carpenter Wrasse Astria Snail Kenya Tree And Macro Algae Lighting: The light mount is 1" and 1.5" PVC pipe fitted together for the XR15. Metal wire is being used to suspend...
  3. J

    What is this??

    Can someone help me out. I picked up a zoa rock today and during the freshwater dip I noticed a small light blue shimp looking creature fell off as well as a bunch of debris.
  4. 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!
  5. Reefman603

    Build Thread 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...
  6. P

    Noob at Reefing

    Hello, I am new to the saltwater world and would like to ask a few questions. I want to start up a saltwater tank, reef if I can, using a 40 gallon breeder I have laying around. My main goal is to filter it using HOB filters, water pumps, and live rock/sand. I have seen multiple YouTubers do...
  7. J

    Build Thread Julian’s Reefbak

    Hi There guys here is my Aquaja Diamond 450 L Reef tank.
  8. KaliReeFiend

    New Clownfish Behavior

    Last Thursday I recieved a MochaVinci and a Phantom from Cultivated Reef. Two days ago I realized my Mocha had dug out the sand in front of the aquarium and he lays there a lot while the Phantom hovers over him. He seems like he is breathing pretty heavy so I turned down my MP10 thinking maybe...
  9. Ryushei

    Texas Selling IM Nuvo 20

    Comes with tank, stand, and pump, with everything you see inside and on top of the tank plus buckets and storage containers (salt included). Comes with a hydor koralia movement pump and upgraded filter caddys. Washed most of the junk out. Pick up only. My zip is 77840. Price negotiable
  10. S

    FS: Used Red Sea MAX E-260 69 Gallon Aquarium Tank

    Hello, For sale is a Red Sea MAX E-260 69 Gallon Aquarium Reef Tank with AI Hydra 26 HD LED lights for pickup only in New Jersey. Usage Description This aquarium was upgraded with the Red Sea sump conversion pipe kit. This pipe kit was cut and extended to accommodate an Eshopps R-200 refugium...
  11. Noinoi24

    Build Thread Fluval 13.5 to RS Reefer 170

    So after at least 8 months of having a 13.5 Tank, I decided to upgrade my tank to a sexy looking one. Behold a Red Sea Reefer 170. Tank: Red Sea Reefer 170 (BLACK) Light: Ecotech Radion XR30 Gen3 Pro Chiller: Aqua Euro 1/13th Heater: Cobalt Neotherm 200 Watt Return: Ecotech Vectra M1 Skimmer...
  12. K

    Diamond Goby Concern

    I have a 55-gallon reef tank with a diamond goby and a few other gobys. Today, I turned my lights on to see that my diamond goby was swimming straight for the powerheads and almost got sucked into one. He does not appear to be sick as there are no physical signs but he looks kind of psychotic...
  13. landlocked303

    Swapping Out Rock...

    I started my 30 gal tank about 1.5 years ago using pukani rock. I have grown to hate my aquascape and it really isn't working well for coral placement. I would love to buy some Caribsea dry live rock and make a custom aquascape and then cure the rock for a few weeks with some marinepure from the...
  14. RickG

    Transferring Frag tank to display

    Hey guys!So I am working on a new build and I want to transfer my frag tank into my 75Gal display tank. My frag tank system is about 80gals. I was wondering if I could transfer everything over without any adverse effects. I will be using new live sand and transferring all of my live rock from my...
  15. FishStixTV

    New to the forum starting 75gal saltwater tank youtube!

    Hello guys I am new to the forum and have been in saltwater off and on for 10 years or so. I just bought a brand new 75 gal set up. I created a YouTube channel for people to follow, comment and subscribe. I want to show how to successfully start a saltwater system and maintain it and have fun...
  16. InspectorGadget

    DIY Nano Algae Scrubber, step by step with pics

    PLEASE DO NOT POST UNTIL I SAY THE LAST STEP HAS BEEN REACHED! This will take me some time to type it all out an get all the pictures right. Thanks guys and enjoy! This is a step by step guide on how I built my nano Algae Scrubber for nano reef tanks. The Algae Scrubber is made out of black...
  17. Renelope

    Testing Help!

    Hello, I'm really new to the SW aquarium world and I've got a question to ask everyone... I'm looking to have a reef tank and I am wondering about test kits... I've got the API master kit currently - but I know that I will also need to purchase a few more tests to get things going, Alkalinity...
  18. AshwinRavi

    African Cichlids to Reef

    Hello all, I follow suit with all the other people who got stung by the reef hobby, I just can't stop obsessing myself with it. I have had freshwater aquariums for about 15 years now, reef aquarium has always been something I wanted to venture into, but just got scared away. I currently have a...
  19. ReefAddict007

    Anyone ever use these lights?
  20. Tank Parameters Of Some Masters

    Tank Parameters Of Some Masters

    Tank Parameters Of Some Masters To this day one of the most frequently asked questions I get, and actually that many “old time hobbyists” get is “How do I get rid of the algae in my tank. My first question then is “what are the parameters of your tank’s water? Invariably the answer is my tank’s...
  21. The Past and Future of the Hobby

    The Past and Future of the Hobby

    The Past and Future of the Hobby At this time of year, we often look back on what has transpired in the past year both good and bad and think about it. For me, it was for the most part a good year in aquarium terms, as I wrote a fair amount, most of my tanks did well and I traveled more than I...
  22. P

    Undergravel Filter in 180g saltwater, fish, inverts, live rock aquarium

    I built a 180 g saltwater tank about a month and a half ago. I have a weipro protein skimmer, wave maker, and two cannister filters(one sun sun and other dophin),two powerheads connected with an UNDERGRAVEL FILTER. Yes, the person who was helping me building the tank put it in. I have 1 sailfin...
  23. M

    Beginner need some help and tips

    Hello there :) So I am a couple of months going into reefkeeping and I have been loving it so far. So far, I only have frogspawn and some zoas in my 20 gallon right now. When I started the tank, I also had xenia in it when I first started to put some corals in it. My first Xenia died overnight...
  24. cwb_reeftank

    possible stocking list

    I have a 55 gallon tank and in it now I have a yellowtail damsel, a chrub angel, and a melanurus wrasse. my tank looks pretty empty right now but I have been looking at several different fish that would do good in my tank Fish list: Fathead Anthias (maybe 2) Yasha Goby Pinkbar Goby McCosker's...
  25. TANK TERROR: Bacterial Infections In The Reef Tank

    TANK TERROR: Bacterial Infections In The Reef Tank

    Editor’s Note: The reef aquarium hobby is not for the faint of heart. Maintaining a complex ecosystem can be a daunting task with many variables in play that all have effect on one another. However, beyond the effort to maintain the ecosystem and address common day-to-day issues, there are...