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  1. Lighting, Filtration and Other Equipment
    Should I be concerned or will this buff out?
  2. Do It Yourself
    I know it can be done but is it worth doing? I see sumps I need going for $300-$400, do these aftermarket sumps have features or material that can't be duplicated going diy? or are we just paying for someone elses craftsmanship? When u add in the cost factor of the material needed, will you...
  3. Selling Forums
    Still trying to sell my Rapid LED light 10 Neutral white. 14 royal blue. Silent fan for cooling. Black Heat sink. 2x Mean Well ELN-60-48D dimmable driver. 60 degree black lenses. The cables for hanging it i will include but not the arm thing. I ran the cables through that for cable managment, i...
  4. Lighting, Filtration and Other Equipment
    Just ordered mine from fish street (5-31-2013) they are listed as back order but I will let everyone know how long it takes and how it handles my 40b Total cost with shipping was 111.00 or close to it but I also got the variable power supply ($10)
  5. New to the Hobby
    I'm just starting up! I have a Nuvo 38 on a custom stand I built. I'm still trying to figure out where to get some live rock and sand. Components so far: - IM Nuvo 38 with upgraded pump, used - Maxspect Razor 20.5" - Two rotating deflectors - Custom tank stand - Jager 200W heater - Tunze...
  6. Do It Yourself
    hello everyone, I've been thinking about an upgrade for a couple of months now ... to a 120 gallon. Debated a lot abt buying an used stand / building my own ..and finally came here with hopes to learn & build one. Anyways, I did think of building the stand to a 180 dimension so that I can use...
  7. Do It Yourself
    Came across this and thought it was interesting. Different silicones and how safe/strong they are. Confused about Silicone for your DIY tank? - Do It Yourself - Nano-Reef.com Forums
  8. Fish Disease Treatment
    i have had an issue with ich for about 3-4 months. every time i add a fish into my aquarium it gets ich. i have tried the qt and reef safe ich treatments but nothing works. i add a fish. he looks great for 3 days then gets ich. then the ich goes away for a few days and comes back 10 times as...
  9. Do It Yourself
    i have a 55g that is about 18 inch tall that i wanna use for a sump. with that and my stand it dont leave much room for lightning and such. so im looking for someone who knows or knows a place where i can get my tank cut a bit shorter. any help will be great thanks
  10. Announce Frag Meets & Swaps
    1st Annual Midwestern Coral Farmers Market (Apr20th Dayton, OH) Saturday April 20th, 2013 Doors Open to Public and 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Wyndam Garden Dayton South 31 Prestige Plaza Drive, Miamisburg, OH 45342 This 2013 Midwestern Coral Farmers Market(SM) event is the first annual event...
  11. Lighting, Filtration and Other Equipment
    Thanks for all the replies on my first thread. Searching for led for my 24g nano cube with option to go bigger still. I've looked at far to many web sites. These are a few I'm looking at, AI nano Reef breeder adjustable 120w Jbj unibody TaoTronics TT-AL09 AJM reef led Kessil 150w or 350w...
  12. Reef Discussion
    I have to move a 130 gallon saltwater fish aquarium in Rockford, Michigan (near Grand Rapids). It needs to be moved about a mile. Does anyone know of someone who moves tanks at a reasonable price? Thank you so much.
  13. Lighting, Filtration and Other Equipment
    I am looking for lights for my 40 gallon long, soon to be reef tank. I am looking for advice between aquaticlife expandable LED and Skkylight single strip LED lights. Want to go to LED's but don't want to spend a small fortune. Don't plan on keeping any hard to keep or high light corals...
  14. Want to Buy
    I will be moving soon and in the process I want to re-design my 220 glass tank. Instead of having two return pipes hanging over the back of the tank i would like to have two 1" holes drilled in the back at mid depth to hide the plumbing. Does anyone have experience doing this? And if so, how...
  15. Do It Yourself
    Anyone know of places to get holes drilled in a tank? I need any place close to Wixom or Canton. Canton Fish Doctor use to but do not anymore. I called Pet connection today to get it done and they didn't have the time or something. Just checking if there is any other place or a glass company...
  16. Do It Yourself
    Hi everyone, I have poked my head around here the past few years and have received some great advice. I currently have a 29 gallon biocube that sits in my classroom that I use to demonstrate different lessons for my oceanography class. It has been a dream to start up a nice reef tank of my own...
  17. Do It Yourself
    Anyone know of a person or business in SE Michigan (Adrian-ish area) that drills tanks? TXS
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