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Forum: New to the Hobby 01/09/2008, 10:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 390
Posted By ProHaloSniper
^^ That link is the SAME THING I HAVE LOL!!!! ...

^^ That link is the SAME THING I HAVE LOL!!!!

Maybe it's just for freshies?

--Jim C.
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/09/2008, 10:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 390
Posted By ProHaloSniper
lol^^^ Never heard it called "wafer board."...

lol^^^

Never heard it called "wafer board." Very funny!

I will make a decison. There isn't anything in the tank atm.

Thanks for the plans.

--Jim C.
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/09/2008, 10:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 390
Posted By ProHaloSniper
Well ya looks are important. Its in my theatre...

Well ya looks are important. Its in my theatre room. It needs to LOOK nice! I can definitely do some mods to it and make sure it will support it. I wanted to build a small REFUGIUM stand type thing...
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/09/2008, 10:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 390
Posted By ProHaloSniper
lol under 50bucks! I paid almost $120 for...

lol under 50bucks!

I paid almost $120 for this one. It better hold up my tank or I wont be very happy.

--Jim C.
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/09/2008, 10:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 390
Posted By ProHaloSniper
Well my thought is, they PROBABLY have a safe...

Well my thought is, they PROBABLY have a safe ratio. It can probably hold 1000lb, but just give you a smaller figure....

I can def add cross members underneath without it looking ugly. It has...
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/09/2008, 09:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 390
Posted By ProHaloSniper
Walmart Fish Stand Sufficient?

I bought a Walmart brand particle board stand for my 55 gallon tank.The sticker inside said NO MORE THAN 550lbs filled. Do you think this is an ok stand or should I add more support?

I know SW...
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/09/2008, 07:25 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 27,762
Posted By ProHaloSniper
Lets stop caring about him and help me! I'm the...

Lets stop caring about him and help me! I'm the beginner.

Anybody got any plans for rubbermaid refugiums? if not, where do you get the tank separators for the bio-balls and such?

if that isnt...
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/08/2008, 09:04 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 27,762
Posted By ProHaloSniper
Any help on my last question??? --Jim C.

Any help on my last question???

--Jim C.
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/08/2008, 07:09 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 27,762
Posted By ProHaloSniper
Very nice tank! My next question is: How do...

Very nice tank! My next question is:

How do you plumb it in with the first tank? I hope it doesn't involve drilling. If so, I don't THINK I could drill a glass tank!? If I were to accomplish this,...
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/07/2008, 12:19 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 27,762
Posted By ProHaloSniper
What is the ACTUAL PURPOSE tho. If I need...

What is the ACTUAL PURPOSE tho.

If I need one, I want to know. I want to make this tank breathtaking, as it is a centerpiece in my TV ROOM.

Thanks in advance, I'm off to bed.

--Jim C.
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/06/2008, 11:51 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 27,762
Posted By ProHaloSniper
What is the ACTUAL PURPOSE of a REFUGIUM?

Let me know. I have no clue. I do not have one on my 30gallon salty.

Do I need one on a 55gal?

Thanks in advance.

--Jim C.
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/06/2008, 07:23 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 682
Posted By ProHaloSniper
yea, its white prior to changing...Usually a...

yea, its white prior to changing...Usually a yellow or brown color when its done.

Let me know about the bottled water.

--Jim C.
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/06/2008, 07:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 340
Posted By ProHaloSniper
If I were you, I would stick to the 60 gallon for...

If I were you, I would stick to the 60 gallon for now and gain some more experience!

You do realize that to keep the 225 running, it would take 10x more $$ to start it up and such. I would get...
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/06/2008, 07:05 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 682
Posted By ProHaloSniper
Is standard bottle drinking water a suitable...

Is standard bottle drinking water a suitable source? I cannot find anyone in my dumpy town that would carry 5gal jugs of distilled water. I know bottles may not be the most cost effective, but I can...
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/06/2008, 03:38 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 682
Posted By ProHaloSniper
If you insist, then I will. I will test my...

If you insist, then I will.

I will test my water and post the stats.

Now, would you suggest BUYING RO distilled water from Walmart or getting a RO system? Would a basic "Faucet Filter" be good...
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/06/2008, 03:23 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 682
Posted By ProHaloSniper
Nope, no residue in buckets if dry. I am in...

Nope, no residue in buckets if dry.

I am in VA and my well is about 200' down.

I have the salt mixed already in the tank. What should my next step be? Should I add live rick and substrate and...
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/06/2008, 02:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 682
Posted By ProHaloSniper
So, some say tap water is fine, others do not. ...

So, some say tap water is fine, others do not.

I will watch my tank and see what happens.

If I do run in to algae problems, what should I do?

When water change time comes around, will...
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/06/2008, 02:20 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 682
Posted By ProHaloSniper
Can you guys elaborate? I already filled the...

Can you guys elaborate?

I already filled the tank. What is my next step? Should I start over?

Let me know, please!

--Jim C.
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/06/2008, 02:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 682
Posted By ProHaloSniper
Tap water from a well suitable for SW Fish?

Just wanted to know if regular old well water, no chlorine, would be suitable for saltwater fish? I didn't really have much trouble with it in my 30 gallon, but did get some algae.

I want to be...
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/06/2008, 01:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 332
Posted By ProHaloSniper
Thanks, that was my exact thought. I know the...

Thanks, that was my exact thought. I know the playsand doesn't contain the correct organisms that LS does. Would you suggest mixing them, or adding live as a first layer and playsand as a secondary...
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/06/2008, 12:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 332
Posted By ProHaloSniper
PLaysand for cheap substrate?

Can you use playsand for substrate? I read this on a tutorial and thought it would be cheaper than my Crushed Coral in my 30gal.

I am doing a 55 gallon and live sand is very, very expensive, so...
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