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

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    ramsey

    38g Nuvo

    Thread Starter: ramsey

    Yet another 38g Nuvo build! Just want to document my build/growth. FTS - June 2013 Hair algae finally let up enough to take a FTS! ...

    Last Post By: Big_Pun Wed, 23rd Jul 2014, 04:17 PM Go to last post
    jason081180

    My First Acrylic Tank

    Thread Starter: jason081180

    I recently bought a used 130 gallon acrylic tank setup from another member on Maast and I have a few questions and would really like to talk to you...

    Last Post By: jason081180 Wed, 23rd Jul 2014, 04:17 PM Go to last post
    BlueKoran91

    Retrofit kit from Rapid Led

    Thread Starter: BlueKoran91

    I am going to be ordering a retrofit kit from Rapid led and I'm going to choose my own color combo. I really want everything to pop but still grow...

    Last Post By: BlueKoran91 Wed, 23rd Jul 2014, 03:02 PM Go to last post
    jeittreim

    anyone want to share thoughts on running a tank at 73 degrees?

    Thread Starter: jeittreim

    I have been debating lowering the temp in my tank to 73 degrees. I have heard this is doable and limits algae growth and risks of infections. any...

    Last Post By: alton Wed, 23rd Jul 2014, 02:55 PM Go to last post
    polarbear

    Scraping electronics

    Thread Starter: polarbear

    So I want to start scrapping electronics so I'm looking for old cell phones, computer towers, etc. please let me know what you have. Thanks

    Last Post By: polarbear Wed, 23rd Jul 2014, 08:09 AM Go to last post
    Brownbear88

    Filtration options

    Thread Starter: Brownbear88

    I currently have a 36 gallon bow front with about 50lbs of live rock. I use a fluvial 305 canister filter for it and am looking at my options to...

    Last Post By: Brownbear88 Wed, 23rd Jul 2014, 03:58 AM Go to last post
    CoryDude

    Cladophora and Algaefix

    Thread Starter: CoryDude

    So hello to cladophora. I've been doing this for almost 20 years and this is a new one to me. This just showed up in the last 3 weeks. And...

    Last Post By: CoryDude Tue, 22nd Jul 2014, 11:56 PM Go to last post
    Poor Boy

    everything is dying and my levels suck!

    Thread Starter: Poor Boy

    What happen?! My salt level is 1.024 Ammonia .75 Ph 7.5 Nitrates 15 This is using the API SW Master test kit.

    Last Post By: Big_Pun Tue, 22nd Jul 2014, 08:36 PM Go to last post
    ktipp

    Hydor Flo Rotating Water Deflector

    Thread Starter: ktipp

    Anyone else using a Hydor spinning deflector. I keep finding it laying on the sand bed. It no longer fits snug on the outlet so the force from...

    Last Post By: jeittreim Tue, 22nd Jul 2014, 06:55 PM Go to last post
  • Today's Posts:

    Big_Pun

    38g Nuvo

    ya that's a nice stick

    Big_Pun Wed, 23rd Jul 2014, 04:17 PM Go to last post
    jason081180

    Thanks Guys, I have called an acrylic place...

    Thanks Guys,

    I have called an acrylic place in town and i think i can get some scrap from them for cheap if not I found 10-in x 8-in x .080-in Clear Acrylic Sheet at lowes for $3
    Any scratches...

    jason081180 Wed, 23rd Jul 2014, 04:17 PM Go to last post
    BlueKoran91

    Retrofit kit from Rapid Led

    http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/07/24/e6a9e6u6.jpg
    BIG thanks to Tony for helping me get her up and running! Right now it's running at 30% intensity....not sure if it's too high or not hight enough as...

    BlueKoran91 Wed, 23rd Jul 2014, 03:02 PM Go to last post
    alton

    My tank during summer 77-79, and during winter 70...

    My tank during summer 77-79, and during winter 70 -75. Will it control disease? Maybe, will it control algae I doubt it.

    alton Wed, 23rd Jul 2014, 02:55 PM Go to last post
    rrasco

    I don't run a chiller or heaters so during...

    I don't run a chiller or heaters so during "winter" my tank runs cool, 70-73*. Right now it's only 75*.

    rrasco Wed, 23rd Jul 2014, 02:11 PM Go to last post
    350gt

    38g Nuvo

    Whats the pink sps? I want some..

    350gt Wed, 23rd Jul 2014, 11:16 AM Go to last post
    350gt

    38g Nuvo

    Top downs are always nice!

    350gt Wed, 23rd Jul 2014, 10:35 AM Go to last post
    350gt

    Retrofit kit from Rapid Led

    http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/07/23/eguzu9ev.jpg

    Currently awaiting pick up..

    350gt Wed, 23rd Jul 2014, 10:30 AM Go to last post
    BlueKoran91

    Retrofit kit from Rapid Led

    The Radion XR30W


    🐠Manda🐟

    BlueKoran91 Wed, 23rd Jul 2014, 09:52 AM Go to last post
    lsingh

    38g Nuvo

    Side awesome

    lsingh Wed, 23rd Jul 2014, 09:48 AM Go to last post
    polarbear

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    I’m interested in the following (fax machines, printers, ink and toner cartridges, old video game systems or game cartridges, TV's (LCD, LED, rear projection, big screen), answering machines,...

    polarbear Wed, 23rd Jul 2014, 08:09 AM Go to last post
    clownfitch

    Awesome colors Ramsey. It looks great!

    Awesome colors Ramsey. It looks great!

    clownfitch Wed, 23rd Jul 2014, 07:16 AM Go to last post
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