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    Parting out 54g reef in Ohio!

    I tried to sell this as a whole setup but nobody seems to want it. So im parting it out. Pick up only!!!!! I live in Canton. Heres whats for sale: 54g corner tank and stand - $200 36" pc lights 120watts (new bulbs in Jan.) - $50 24" pc lights 120watts (new bulbs in Jan.) - $50 approx. 55...
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    3 tanks for sale in Canton, Ohio!!

    Hey everybody! This just kills me to do, but im gonna be moving in a couple months so im looking to get rid of all my saltwater stuff. I'm NOT shipping stuff so please pick up only. Here is what i have: 75g tank with stand, strip light, and brand new (still in the box) glass tops and 60lbs of...
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    My GSM is finally hosting!!

    Here are some pics of my GSM hosting his BTA. I just did a big order from this site and with in the first day he was hosting this guy! Hope you all enjoy the pics!!!
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    Are these SPS corals?

    Merry Christmas to all!!! Hey I finally got some money to add some corals to my tank. I have a 54g corner with 260watts of pc lights. I was once told by a bunch of people on here that i could keep sps corals which i forget what that stands for. I have a bunch of mushrooms and zoas and some...
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    UV sterilizers?

    I was wondering what you all thought about these? I have heard they are good and bad. I am going to plumb my 75g and so i need to know if i want to do it before i cement all my stuff. If you all think they are good, how many watts do i need for a 75g? thanks for the help.
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    Overflow box bubble!

    I have a 54g tank and i made an over flow box and sump for it. As the water in the tank crests the edge of the overflow box i get little air bubbles and they float up to the top of the box and eventually (like with in a day or two) i loose my syphon. Does any one have this problem or know a...
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    Water changes during cycle?

    I was wondering if you are supposed to do water changes during a cycle or wait until its over and then do like 20%? I thought you were supposed to wait until the end and then do one but i was talking with someone the other day and they said every couple weeks during the cycle. I was just...
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    Adding new clown with old one?

    I have had a percula clown for over a year now. He was in a 75g and then like 5 or 6 months ago he got ich real bad and i QT him. Well he has been in my QT since and doing very well. My question is i would like to reintroduce him into the 75g and would like to get another percula also. If i...
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    dead frogspawn?

    I lost my frogspawn last nite nite. It is a three headed piece and i was wondering if i can leave it in my tank since it is a decent piece of rock with good growth? Or would this be bad to do?
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    Helping a friend!

    Hey guys! I got my friend hooked on saltwater fish and he would like to start a tank. He already has a 30g hex and i recomended he go bigger. Well he doesn't have the money right now so he just wants to go with what he has. I was just wanting some input on what fish would be ok in a 30g...
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    How to start a fuge?

    I have a 54g reef with a canister filter, protein skimmer, and a powerhead. I have a 10g im not using right now and was wondering if it would be possible for me to start a fuge with it? My tank is not predrilled and has no overflow or any kind. I dont understand how to make a fuge work or...
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    How strong are my lights?

    I have 260w worth of lights over my 54g reef. Thats almost 5w per gallon so is that considered stong or medium lighting. i just want to know so i can be sure that what i put in their has suffienct light! thank you for any help!
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    Clown tang!

    I dont want to raise tang controvercy i just have a question about them. I don't think i have ever read a thread on here about them and my lfs has a small one. Will these tangs will not work in a 75g (the only other thing i have is a dwarf lion)or are they like all others and need a bigger...
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    Why not acclimate anemones/corals?

    I was wondering why you don't acclimate anemones or corals? I acclimated my anemone and my zoa's and both are doing great. Of course i didn't know you weren't supposed too or i woul dhave. I was just wondering why you aren't supposed too? Thanks
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    My new arch eye!

    I got a new arch eye hawkfish about a week ago and i got some great pics but i cant figure out how to upload them. I know you go to manage attachments but what do u do if your pics are too big. I cant figure out how to resize them. If someone could help that would be great. Thanks!!
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    Powerhead spitting bubbles out!

    I got a powerhead for my 54g about a week ago. I bought this stupid power sweep one with a rotating head b/c i thought i would be better for my water circulation but the rotating head is just another thing that can go wrong with it. Anways i didnt post to complain about my powerhead but it is...
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    zoos and emarld crabs?

    i got a colony of green zoos today and i put him hin my tank and hes doing great. I have three emarld crabs and one big one seems to be picking of some off the polyps. Have u all had this experience? Are emarld crabs not reef safe? thanks
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    Oxygen supply in water?

    I have an off the wall question. What is it that keeps a saltwater aquarium oxygenated. I know that in saltwater we dont use bubbles like in fresh so what keeps the fish alive. I just was thinking about this yesterday. Thanks
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    Protein skimmer ?

    i found a JEBO protein skimmer are these good? It is supposed to do up to 150g but i only have a 54g is that too big? And the deal comes with a 650gph PH. Is that enough circulation for my tank? lots of questions i know. Thanks for the help
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    Neon Cleaner Goby!

    I was thinking about getting one of these little guys but i was wondering i needed to quarintine him or if he is not prone to ich? Thanks