I have a 30gal sump for my 75gal tank. What do you guys recommend putting in the sump for filtration? Anyone using any chemical or biological media?
Right now I've just got a skimmer and some live rock in there. Anything else you guys have had success with? I'm curious to see what you guys...
So I lost my only fish and am wondering what to do now. Here's a synopsis:
Added live sand, dry rock (not cured, first mistake) and premixed water from the LFS.
Keeping it short, fish died (was itching but no external signs of ich - my theory was dino toxins as I did see a lot...
I'm hoping to find a store in SE Michigan that sells or can order Ace Roto Mold vertical water storage tanks. Shipping is way to expensive for these things and I'd like to buy locally anyway. Has anybody had any luck finding a vendor within the state? I don't want to drive to Indiana...
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Lots of stuff for sale, I can send better pictures if interested in something specific:
1) Aqua FX 5 Stage RO unit with permeate pump, faucet adapter, RO line, wrench. Needs all new filters - $45
2) Float valve, Brand new, ¼" , quick connect - $5
Eheim 1100 (I believe it is called the Eheim 2000 now) can be used as internal or external pump. Controllable Output: 260-528gph, Max Head: 7`5", Hose Size: 3/4", Dimensions: 5.4" x 3.2" x 5.0". 6-8 months old - excellent working condition. $45
Eheim Compact+ 2000 Pump - Marine Depot
I have had 1 saltwater tank and it was a 29 gallon biocube. So I kind of just went with that setup. However I no longer have that and just purchased a 26 gallon acrylic tank.
I have read most of the "new" or "read first" and can not seem to figure out what to do for filtration of I do...
65 gallon custom miracles rimless 36 x24x18 deep with external coast to coast black silicone half inch glass ,orphek atlantex led fixture has echoes 30 gallon acrylic sump stand take advantage of the low canada dollar ..$800
I am selling a new acrylic bean animal style overflown set which includes internal skimmer box with lid and external box with lid all with their required bulkheads, will produce up to 1500gph flow and can be used in aquariums from 50 gal up to 180gal or bigger.
$100 asking for.
Besides the obvious algae which got out of hand due to a surgery I had and the wife was taking care of the tank before I let it go to break it down, this is the cleanest used 180 tank for sale.
It is a Marineland with dual overflows, black silicone, and has only 1 small scratch on the entire...
This is a brand new, still in the shipping box, Lifereef skimmer model VS3-36. Lifereef is, at least in my opinion, the best skimmer on the market. I have been using one for 3 years and after using many other types, including Reef octopus, I would use no otherl
FEATURES GALORE! No other...
I have for sale a nice 5/8" to 3/4" thick acrylic tank professionally built , it is an hexagon shape thank (special size and form as seen on picture) , I can provide dimensions if interested but think is about 62" long x 24" deep ; it comes with oak stand and canopy and includes sump and return...
Poseidon PS4 External Pump - $100
RO/DI 6 stage with new filters. 150 GPD membrane. Has TDS meter $100
RO/DI 6 stage with various new filters/media. TDS meter $125Sold
Neptune Apex with pH probe, ORP probe, temp probe, 3 water level sensors (3 spares also)/pump for ATO, breakout box. $415Sold...
This is a massive external skimmer. It ran my 300 gallon system with ease. It can skim a small ocean. The reeflo pump was swapped out by the manufacturer for me. It has the heavy duty ballor motor. It runs fairly quiet and doesn't get hot. You can dial it in pretty quick. Water level and...
For the last year I've been doing a lot of tank upgrades in equipment wich is almost over
So far I have
A 90 gal acryllic 3x2x2
70 gal 4 x18x2
Plan on adding a large display in the next year or so 400 plus gallons
5' 120 gal
I'm thinking about a chiller something external as I do...
Iwaki MD70RLT return pump
Used on my system for years. Great pump but is collecting dust in my basement. Just plugged it in and it fired right up.
Pump is pretty rusty but works fine.
By the way this pump is a bad to the bone pump. External only, non submersible.
I had it in the basement...