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    1. Encourage the growth of the marine aquarium hobby in South Texas

    2. Educate and inform members and the public about care, keeping and propagation of marine invertebrates and fish

    3. Prevent abuse to marine animals in general, and to conserve the marine environment by promoting intelligent, planned reef management systems

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    ktipp

    Dremel tool help

    Thread Starter: ktipp

    Does anyone have a dremel ot any tool that can cut plastic easily? I need to trim about a 1/4 inch off the handle on both sides of my InTank media...

    Last Post By: tony Thu, 31st Jul 2014, 09:23 AM Go to last post
    cbianco

    Finnex 30 Gallon Journal (REHAB TIME: Post #499)

    Thread Starter: cbianco

    It has arrived! My tank made it in one piece. I ordered: Finnex 30 gallon aquarium 6x24 T5 lighting fixture

    Last Post By: cbianco Thu, 31st Jul 2014, 08:45 AM Go to last post
    THE_BEAST

    Vitamin c dosing

    Thread Starter: THE_BEAST

    Any one here dosing vitamin c (sodium ascorbate) into their reefs? I would love to hear some of the results you guys have been having. As for me I...

    Last Post By: THE_BEAST Wed, 30th Jul 2014, 08:58 PM Go to last post
    Katar

    The beginning

    Thread Starter: Katar

    Well I'm up and running on my new tank, Nuvo 16g, it came in yesterday. Here is what I have done so far. Setup the equipment, scaped the rock and...

    Last Post By: Katar Wed, 30th Jul 2014, 07:52 PM Go to last post
    xxmakveli22xx

    coral Id

    Thread Starter: xxmakveli22xx

    Can someone help me with an Id on this coral and also what does it eat and lighting req..Thank you so much

    Last Post By: xxmakveli22xx Wed, 30th Jul 2014, 07:06 PM Go to last post
    nanoreefer11

    Nanoreefer11's 8 Gallon Shallow Reef

    Thread Starter: nanoreefer11

    So, I'm considering a downgrade and will be using this thread to get my thoughts on "paper" This build will take one of two routes, either...

    Last Post By: nanoreefer11 Wed, 30th Jul 2014, 11:10 AM Go to last post
  • Today's Posts:

    tony

    i have a dremel and live in selma near the horse...

    i have a dremel and live in selma near the horse track

    email me and we can knock it out: tonyled at gmail.com

    tony Thu, 31st Jul 2014, 09:23 AM Go to last post
    cbianco

    Dang is right! I'm kind of disappointed in...

    Dang is right! I'm kind of disappointed in myself.

    I think I'll make a list of what corals survived later today. Some of my SPS did amazingly well considering the horrible conditionals they...

    cbianco Thu, 31st Jul 2014, 08:45 AM Go to last post
    cbianco

    Ouch! Well, "misery loves company." We can feel...

    Ouch! Well, "misery loves company." We can feel miserable about our tanks together.

    Christopher

    cbianco Thu, 31st Jul 2014, 08:33 AM Go to last post
    CoryDude

    Dang Christopher! I'm on my ipad and the screen...

    Dang Christopher! I'm on my ipad and the screen hung up as I was scrolling down. Man, I was not expecting that. But hey, I've had the same thing happen too. Life gets busy.

    I can't tell, but if...

    CoryDude Wed, 30th Jul 2014, 11:11 PM Go to last post
    jrsatx20

    the dirty one

    the dirty one

    jrsatx20 Wed, 30th Jul 2014, 09:52 PM Go to last post
    cbianco

    Which picture? Lol Christopher

    Which picture? Lol

    Christopher

    cbianco Wed, 30th Jul 2014, 09:20 PM Go to last post
    jrsatx20

    Looks like mine

    Looks like mine

    jrsatx20 Wed, 30th Jul 2014, 09:17 PM Go to last post
    THE_BEAST

    Yup that is also true.

    Yup that is also true.

    THE_BEAST Wed, 30th Jul 2014, 08:58 PM Go to last post
    ktipp

    True but I'm only talking about a 4 inch cut on...

    True but I'm only talking about a 4 inch cut on both sides. As long as the tool cuts plastic quickly I think it will glide right through it without the melting and rough edge issue.

    ktipp Wed, 30th Jul 2014, 08:23 PM Go to last post
    Katar

    Gsp sounds like a good idea

    Gsp sounds like a good idea

    Katar Wed, 30th Jul 2014, 07:52 PM Go to last post
    cbianco

    Just for (embarrassing) reference... Here is...

    Just for (embarrassing) reference...

    Here is my tank about 2 1/2 years ago :) ...

    http://i686.photobucket.com/albums/vv229/biancochris/Mini%20Reef/FullTankNATURAL8x10.jpg

    Here is my tank...

    cbianco Wed, 30th Jul 2014, 07:34 PM Go to last post
    cbianco

    62 degrees, must be nice! We've got triple...

    62 degrees, must be nice! We've got triple digits in the forecast for tomorrow according to one of the weather websites. My poor A/C can't catch a break with this Texas summer.

    Christopher

    cbianco Wed, 30th Jul 2014, 07:26 PM Go to last post
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