Well I broke my skimmer today. I have a CPR Back Pac and I was cleaning it and putting it together when I tightened the intake tubs so tight they snapped. I called CPR and I am getting the pieces shipped over. However I now am left with a reef tank with no skimmer. My tank is a 40 breeder with live rock live sand some soft leathers and one sps. my fish include two ...
My green star polyps seem to be curling, They are closer to the top of the tank than previously, all I can think of is the MH's are doing it. 175wt x2.
Any Ideas? all parameters an other inverts fine.
My C-Balance bottle claims it "replenishes calcium and alkalinity .............and acheives a balanced ionic residual with the composition of natural sea water." I prefer to keep my alk. well above 3.0 meq.l. Can I adjust the dosing amounts of one par to meet my needs?
A couple of months ago I picked up the thread on overdriving T-8 bulbs
with a 4-way electronic ballast. I tried it and it works as advertised.
My question is....Has anybody been doing this for a long period of time, and can they give any feedback on the results? :?:
I am currently building my first sump. I have been running a 75 gal since December without a sump and I finally decided to build one now that I have combined two tanks into one.
My question is, how much flow should I be shooting for? How many times per hour should I be turning over the water?
I have heard it should be three times per hour, but I suppose this will vary with ...
A thread below triggered something I had meant to post once before, in the discussion of a Chemist who could not use the I2 test kit. I personally find my Sera Ca test kit to be a PITA and would like to know if others are more accurate or easier to use.
I have a Doc Wellness LFS kit that has:
These are the Standard "crushapillinatesttubeandshakeitupandlookatachart" tests. I would say these ...
I have been running a FO tank for the past 3yrs 72 BOW. I have ordered a 110 which should arrive in 4-6 weeks. I want to remove all fish from tank and gravel to prepare this tank to cure live rock. Do I need to be concerned due to fact that this tank has seen meds. and copper treatmeats 1-2 yrs ago? Or can i just
drain tank and gravel and pull existing biobale ...