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  1. New to the Hobby
    Hi all, I got a marineland 75 gallon aquarium (48 x 18) and stand that I bought from petsmart. I am planning to drill holes on the sides for overflow and place a sump under the stand. The sump I got is a standard 20 long. The problem is the stand has a front center brace that is not allowing...
  2. Want to Buy
    looking for someone with a scrap tank to get a center brace out of for my 125 gallon or some black 1/4 inch abs plastic for cheap so i can make one.Let me know, thanks mike
  3. Lighting, Filtration and Other Equipment
    Have a 5ft 160gal With a 6ft aquatic life t5 and hid combo need info on hanging kits or diy also how high should it sit too get best results and to avoid saltwater creep
  4. Selling Forums
    I ordered this frag tank for the new setup when I move, it's just not gonna work out for the space I have and it's really sad cause it's a beautiful tank! Dimensions are 48" long 36" wide 12" deep . It has beveled edges and black silicone.... Made by Steve at Great Lakes aquariums. Tank has...
  5. Do It Yourself
    Has any1 attempted making molds? Say 5 or 6 different shapes and just mass produce them. So many sides to each mold that even the same mold could give 10 different looks depending how you turn them. Just a thought
  6. Do It Yourself
    Hi everyone, I have a 180 tank that came with 2 overflows having 2 1" holes drilled... this I assume is a reef ready tank.. I want to add a closed loop in this tank & am wondering if I can drill the bottom glass for it?? Confused if by any chance it will be tempered bottom...!!! Since its...
  7. Reef Discussion
    Andy came out today to help me with my hot water heater project and we got to discussing floor reforcement. Originally I checked and made sure the joists ran opposite of the tank and that it was on an outside wall. According to Steve at great lakes this was fine. After our discussion I took...
  8. Lighting, Filtration and Other Equipment
    I am thinking of drilling my 125. I want some input on the glass-holes overflow box. I am looking at the 1500 gph. My current overflow box is a CPR 1200 and it sounds like a waterfall in my family room. 1. Are they loud? 2. Should I go with bigger than 1500 gph to help with not overloading the...
  9. Reef Discussion
    One of the greatest things i enjoy about this hobby is the aquascaping. All it takes is some time, and learning your rocks. You will also need a large bin to put your rock on. For me, i like to put a tarp on the ground, and lay my rock out so i can see exactly what i'm working with, instead of...
  10. Do It Yourself
    Been waiting a long time to start this thread. I've been collecting and planning a buildout for this winter time to add to my 110 display and 100G Rubbermaid In-Wall setup. Through trades, buys and collecting - most of the stuff is ready to go between the garage and basement. I linked a couple...
  11. Do It Yourself
    A cheep 6 Dollar Mod and the Reactor is working Great. I use head pressure from inlet pump. This is tumbling about 500 ML or two cups it could take another cup easy.
  12. New to the Hobby
    This is what my tank looks like minus the fake creations... ooga guy, and fake anenome... i only really have a small coral in there so far and a feather duster... how would you guys stack the rock work ? for best flow and room... im keeping mainly softies and a few fish
  13. Lighting, Filtration and Other Equipment
    I bought a Hamilton 400 watt ballast with 20K radium bulbs today. My tank is 70 gallons, 26" deep. Is 6" off the water high enough? I haven't used this type of lighting before so I need advice on how to get it right. I have an oak canopy that is solid on top but open in the back. My husband can...
  14. New to the Hobby
    So I am starting to get things together to set up my 90 gallon. I am new to doing a reef system, and fairly new to saltwater all together. I am not sure how to arrange my rock for coral placement. Also, how do you keep the rocks from falling? Can you/do you glue them to each other? I have 37...
  15. Lighting, Filtration and Other Equipment
    If you are using loc-line returns, do you need to drill anti-siphoning holes to prevent back draining down the pipes?
  16. Members Tanks
    My New 70 Gallon Cube Well, I sold my 90 gallon set up which had a small sump in the stand. I really want to set my sump up this time in the basement. I found this sweet cube from another Michigan reefer and decided to go the whole route. I ordered my overflow from Glass-Holes.com and they did...
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