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My Tank Setup

Posted 02/02/2018 at 11:26 AM by SAT

Added water in January 2003.
Mostly Caribbean biotype.

Size: 300G (96x24x30H) + 60G refugium

Lighting:
3x Kessil 360WE w. Kessil controller
3x 21" tubular skylights

Circulation:
2x closed loop driven by:
2x 3"x5' airlifts (~500 GPH each)
Vectra M1 (reef crest mode)
Sicce Synchra 3 (feeds skimmer; gravity return)
Tunze Stream 6105 (on 10 second cycle, off at night)
The...
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Nezmo Productions, from tanks to reefs.

Posted 01/20/2018 at 08:24 AM by skune

It all started back around 1975. We were visiting friends in Pittsburgh, and they told us they had a very cool place to show us on this trip. They took us to Monroeville and stopped at a place called Elmer's Aquarium.
I'll never forget the first time I set foot inside Elmer's. Back then, the left wall of the store was lined with saltwater aquariums, and this was the first time I had ever seen coral reef fish. This was before the internet and the availability of underwater videos, so it...
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Hello Everyone!

Posted 01/07/2018 at 03:33 PM by SaltStorm

Hello everyone!

Nice to virtually meet you! I am new here and to SW. Please forgive me if I ask too many dumb questions. I am learning at a very fast pace and so excited to do so!

I will start a blog here shortly... I think!

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George's Atlanta IM Nuvo Peninsula 14g

Posted 12/28/2017 at 08:57 AM by Merfin70

Toying around with Flickr so will post 3 old pics I found of my 65g tank that is coming down. The first is my clam about 3 years ago when it spawned the first time. He was about 3" long when I first got him 8 years ago. Spawning went on for about an hour and made everything in the tank go crazy.



The 2nd and 3rd were of the carpet who decided one day to stretch all the way out to grab...
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Newbie Talking To Newbies

Posted 12/01/2017 at 02:15 PM by B.R.O

So Let's me just start by saying WOW! I had no Idea that this was going to be this difficult at first. I conducted roughly 6 months’ worth of research before jumping into this hobby. I still under estimated this project and what it was going to take to be successful. 2 things I heard, and should have listened to before getting started were (this is not a cheap hobby)!!! And (you have to be Patient)!! Just FYI I am cheap and I do not have much patience, but I have loved the ocean since I was a kid....
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