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Forum: Do It Yourself 12/31/2006, 01:10 PM
Replies: 6
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Posted By staticx
The guy that made the dome is crazy good at...

The guy that made the dome is crazy good at skimmer builds. You have to heat the acrylic and then you can use something to push the center of it to form a dome.
Forum: New to the Hobby 12/31/2006, 01:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 157
Posted By staticx
will i have a cycle or not ?/

I had to take down my 100 gallon and buff some scratches out and I also built a new stand. In the mean time I put all my live rock into my 75 gallon sump and just kept good flow and params. I set my...
Forum: Do It Yourself 12/31/2006, 12:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 341
Posted By staticx
ebay

ebay
Forum: New to the Hobby 12/31/2006, 12:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 142
Posted By staticx
Skip the snails and get yourself the goby or a...

Skip the snails and get yourself the goby or a sea hair
Forum: New to the Hobby 12/31/2006, 12:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 169
Posted By staticx
Welcome to diatoms, nothing to worry about they...

Welcome to diatoms, nothing to worry about they will go away
Forum: Do It Yourself 12/31/2006, 12:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 341
Posted By staticx
why not just get a 10 dollar hob overflow. Yeah...

why not just get a 10 dollar hob overflow. Yeah you could do what you are saying wouldnt be hard to match flow.
Forum: Do It Yourself 12/31/2006, 12:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 234
Posted By staticx
normally the bottom of tanks are tempered. As far...

normally the bottom of tanks are tempered. As far as I know very few tanks are all tempered not even 55's
Forum: Do It Yourself 12/31/2006, 12:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 217
Posted By staticx
mark did you get them from lowes?? the led ones??

mark did you get them from lowes?? the led ones??
Forum: Do It Yourself 12/31/2006, 12:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 217
Posted By staticx
mark did you get them from lowes?? the led ones??

mark did you get them from lowes?? the led ones??
Forum: Do It Yourself 12/31/2006, 12:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 217
Posted By staticx
yeah true,

yeah true,
Forum: New to the Hobby 12/31/2006, 11:16 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 481
Posted By staticx
I love it when people put down large tanks as if...

I love it when people put down large tanks as if they can even afford one. It never stops i just got my first tank a 100 gal only had it two months and I am thinking 250 or so plus a 180 sump. I...
Forum: Do It Yourself 12/31/2006, 10:58 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 551
Posted By staticx
i would not use great stuff. You should use black...

i would not use great stuff. You should use black pond foam holds up better
Forum: Do It Yourself 12/31/2006, 10:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 473
Posted By staticx
You can get the same look by using portland type...

You can get the same look by using portland type 3 white cement and the one on the left is the diy
Forum: Do It Yourself 12/31/2006, 10:45 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 134
Posted By staticx
Just use pvc glue. takes about 15 min to cure....

Just use pvc glue. takes about 15 min to cure. Best to run your lines straight as you can. I dont think it matters much on the drain but on the return the more turns the more you loose gph.
Forum: Do It Yourself 12/31/2006, 10:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 217
Posted By staticx
Question led moon lights

So I was at lowes today and noticed they have a strip of 20 blue led lights all wired and ready to plug in they are also on a 4 tap dimmer. Would this be good for moon lights? They cost 16 bucks
Forum: New to the Hobby 12/31/2006, 10:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 163
Posted By staticx
well how far does your pipe run from the pump to...

well how far does your pipe run from the pump to the tank??
how many 90 degree turns do you have ?/
Forum: Reef Discussion 12/31/2006, 09:22 AM
Replies: 618
Views: 89,613
Posted By staticx
Is this the durso of the durso pipe that alot of...

Is this the durso of the durso pipe that alot of people have ??
Forum: Reef Discussion 12/31/2006, 09:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 227
Posted By staticx
If it took you six months to plumb your tank then...

If it took you six months to plumb your tank then you have some serious A.D.D. If you salt is already mixed and at the right temp then I say add the sand the put a small plastic bag over a area of...
Forum: New to the Hobby 12/31/2006, 08:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 155
Posted By staticx
sand is only 7 bucks and if you want to do it go...

sand is only 7 bucks and if you want to do it go ahead.
Forum: New to the Hobby 12/31/2006, 08:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 122
Posted By staticx
some people say add the rock then the sand others...

some people say add the rock then the sand others say add the sand then the rock. Glass tanks scare me and I would be afraid of putting rock right on the glass but I know several people do it
Forum: Reef Discussion 12/31/2006, 06:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 206
Posted By staticx
reef ceramics I believe but they are just...

reef ceramics I believe but they are just outrageous on the price.
Forum: New to the Hobby 12/31/2006, 02:28 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,158
Posted By staticx
IMO fresh water is boring I look at the discuss...

IMO fresh water is boring I look at the discuss tank and it looks boring to me. I think if you are just going to do a fish only tank with live rock its really easy. Doesnt cost as much as some people...
Forum: Do It Yourself 12/30/2006, 02:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 217
Posted By staticx
you wont need 1/2 inch 1/4 inch would be fine

you wont need 1/2 inch 1/4 inch would be fine
Forum: New to the Hobby 12/30/2006, 02:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 219
Posted By staticx
if you use weld on # 3 or 4 there is no need for...

if you use weld on # 3 or 4 there is no need for the silicone. But for peace of mind I guess. Silicone does not bond well to acrylic and will literally peel right off
Forum: New to the Hobby 12/30/2006, 02:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 139
Posted By staticx
Uh your in a saltwater forum for reef tanks and...

Uh your in a saltwater forum for reef tanks and saltwater fish. I would try a freshwater forum somewhere they may be of more help.
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