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Forum: New to the Hobby 01/09/2008, 10:43 AM
Replies: 7
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Posted By Crosby
Thanks for the response capn_hylinur. I am...

Thanks for the response capn_hylinur.

I am going to try and plumb a 25 gallon tank to my sump because my current built-in refugium that is in the back of my sump is only 6 gallons. I read the...
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/08/2008, 03:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 512
Posted By Crosby
I will be having a refugium that's built in the...

I will be having a refugium that's built in the back of the sump. In their I will 2-3 inches of sand and will be growing chaeto and with that comes pods. I guess my question really is, can I...
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/08/2008, 02:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 512
Posted By Crosby
Biological Filtration?

I will be upgrading from my 90 gallon to 180 gallon. My 90 gallon used a wet/dry with bio-balls. For my 180 I want to stay away from bio-balls. I will have 250 pounds of live rock in the main...
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/05/2008, 05:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 460
Posted By Crosby
Thumbs up I am in the position where those are my choices. ...

I am in the position where those are my choices. So it looks like I can't go wrong with either one.
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/05/2008, 09:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 460
Posted By Crosby
Which skimmer should I get?

Tomorrow I will be purchasing my skimmer for my All-Glass 180 gallon RR aquarium. I have narrowed my options to Deltec APF-600 Protein Skimmer or Euro-Reef RC180 Protein Skimmer. It will be a FOWLR...
Forum: Fish Only & Aggressive Tanks 12/31/2007, 12:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 864
Posted By Crosby
Hi fish cowboy, I was planning on adding my flame...

Hi fish cowboy, I was planning on adding my flame angel and 4" yellow tang from my 90 to my 180 gallon once it is cycled. There be 200 lbs of premium Fiji live rock and half of that will come from my...
Forum: Fish Only & Aggressive Tanks 12/31/2007, 11:17 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 864
Posted By Crosby
Mistake - Didn't mean to press submit

Mistake - Didn't mean to press submit
Forum: Fish Only & Aggressive Tanks 12/30/2007, 08:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 864
Posted By Crosby
I appreciate the research and tips you have given...

I appreciate the research and tips you have given me. I have already ordered the book and look forward to learning more about Butterflies and Angels. I have decided to change my stocking list that...
Forum: Fish Only & Aggressive Tanks 12/30/2007, 01:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,980
Posted By Crosby
Beautiful aquarium. I really like that picture...

Beautiful aquarium. I really like that picture of your goby. I was thinking of getting one. I appreciate if you could tell me more about him. How deep of a sandbed do you have? Do you find sand...
Forum: Fish Only & Aggressive Tanks 12/29/2007, 08:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 864
Posted By Crosby
I was researching and came across the Maculosus...

I was researching and came across the Maculosus (Map) Angel - Pomacanthus maculosus, it seems to be a low maintenance fish and also very interactive. It grows to 12 inches. Would this Angel do well...
Forum: Fish Only & Aggressive Tanks 12/29/2007, 07:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 864
Posted By Crosby
Thanks for the feedback Lesley You got me...

Thanks for the feedback Lesley

You got me interested in considering an angel and changing my stocking list to go more in a peaceful direction. I would appreciate if you could answer a few...
Forum: Fish Only & Aggressive Tanks 12/29/2007, 06:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 864
Posted By Crosby
jay2525 Why skip the bird wrasse? Initially...

jay2525

Why skip the bird wrasse? Initially I wanted an Emperor Angel but doesn't it require expert's experience and grow too big for a 180 gallon at full size.
Forum: Fish Only & Aggressive Tanks 12/29/2007, 09:36 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 864
Posted By Crosby
Thanks for the response bsagecko I will...

Thanks for the response bsagecko

I will probably skip the Humu Humu Triggerfish because of his aggression and for their habit of moving liverock and changing up the aquascaping.
Forum: Fish Only & Aggressive Tanks 12/28/2007, 06:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 864
Posted By Crosby
Smile Upgrade to 180 Gallon

This Christmas I have upgraded to a 180 All-Glass Megaoverflow. The dimensions are 72 x 24 x 24 inches . This setup will be a FOWLR. I currently have most of the equipment purchased and it will be...
Forum: New to the Hobby 11/29/2007, 09:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 191
Posted By Crosby
Will micro bubbles entering refugium ..?

Will micro bubbles entering a refugium damage the chaeto that's inside it?
Forum: Reef Fishes 11/25/2007, 12:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 335
Posted By Crosby
Fish I.D. please?

I bought this fish from my lfs yesterday. The guy selling it to me did not know if it was a chromis or damsel. Can anyone help me identify this fish, with it's scientific and common name?
...
Forum: Reef Fishes 11/25/2007, 12:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 572
Posted By Crosby
Fish I.D. please?

I bought this fish from my lfs yesterday. The guy selling it to me did not know if it was a chromis or damsel. Can anyone help me identify this fish, with it's scientific and common name?
...
Forum: Reef Fishes 11/23/2007, 01:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 186
Posted By Crosby
Thanks for the information philter4.

Thanks for the information philter4.
Forum: Reef Fishes 11/23/2007, 07:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 186
Posted By Crosby
Can hamlet peacefully co-exist with a ...

I was interested in getting a blue or barred hamlet and wanted to know if they would prey on my 2-inch ocellaris clownfish. Are they shy fish or more of a predator nature?
Forum: New to the Hobby 11/19/2007, 04:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 347
Posted By Crosby
I know that pH fluctuates. What I wanted was to...

I know that pH fluctuates. What I wanted was to raise my pH so that it peaks at 8.3 and not 7.8.
Forum: New to the Hobby 11/19/2007, 01:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 347
Posted By Crosby
When you say that the pH will stabilize, what do...

When you say that the pH will stabilize, what do you mean by that?
Forum: New to the Hobby 11/19/2007, 01:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 347
Posted By Crosby
I tested my pH around 12:00 pm to 1 p.m My...

I tested my pH around 12:00 pm to 1 p.m My lights start at 6 a.m and go off at 6p.m.. The result I got would have been the peak value right?
Forum: New to the Hobby 11/19/2007, 12:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 347
Posted By Crosby
My pH was at 7.9 and my total alkalinity is 4.0...

My pH was at 7.9 and my total alkalinity is 4.0 meq/L. I wanted to rasie my pH to 8.3 and added Seachem reef buffer the last 2 days. Now my pH is 8.1 and my total alkalinity is 4.5 meq/L. I was...
Forum: New to the Hobby 11/19/2007, 11:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 347
Posted By Crosby
Proper Alkalinity levels?

In the instructions for Seachem's marine pH and alkalinity, it recommends that aquarium water should a total alkalinity of 4-6 meq/L. Reading articles from Reefkeeping and other resources it...
Forum: New to the Hobby 11/17/2007, 01:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 221
Posted By Crosby
Raising PH

I am going to be adding Seachem marine liquid buffer today to help raise my PH. Where is the best place to add it, sump or main aquarium? Should I turn of my skimmer for an hour or 2 after I add the...
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