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Forum: Chicagoland Marine Aquarium Society (CMAS) 01/06/2008, 09:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 209
Posted By Douglas LEHMAN
Hello I have a 24" fixture. 1 175 watt MH...

Hello
I have a 24" fixture.
1 175 watt MH (PFO ballast and spider reflector), 430 Ice Cap 2/75 watt actinic 4" IC smart fan, ready to hang over your aquarium
Forum: Do It Yourself 01/05/2008, 01:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 263
Posted By Douglas LEHMAN
Hello 5" off the wall should be plenty. For...

Hello
5" off the wall should be plenty. For the maximum flow I'd use 1"/25mm I.D. hose. I like the flex hose from Eheim...
Forum: Chicagoland Marine Aquarium Society (CMAS) 01/02/2008, 12:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 180
Posted By Douglas LEHMAN
Hello Sent you a PM

Hello
Sent you a PM
Forum: Chicagoland Marine Aquarium Society (CMAS) 01/02/2008, 12:04 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 705
Posted By Douglas LEHMAN
Hello Rickyb, is that a touch of grey I see on...

Hello
Rickyb, is that a touch of grey I see on your temples...
Forum: Chicagoland Marine Aquarium Society (CMAS) 01/01/2008, 09:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 519
Posted By Douglas LEHMAN
Hello That's the way we did it in the old days,...

Hello
That's the way we did it in the old days, drain the water straight into the skimmer (think air stones) skimmer the would empty into a filter box (sump?) and then back into the aquarium. I'd...
Forum: Chicagoland Marine Aquarium Society (CMAS) 01/01/2008, 06:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 363
Posted By Douglas LEHMAN
Hello PM sent...

Hello
PM sent...
Forum: Chicagoland Marine Aquarium Society (CMAS) 01/01/2008, 06:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 401
Posted By Douglas LEHMAN
Hello Mr 165 After watching the video, I'd...

Hello Mr 165
After watching the video, I'd recommend you dial that skimmer back a touch. I run my RS 180 with the foam to the base of the scum cup. When the skimmer does kick in it will over flow...
Forum: Chicagoland Marine Aquarium Society (CMAS) 01/01/2008, 06:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 219
Posted By Douglas LEHMAN
Hello Check with Owl Hardwood. They stock some,...

Hello
Check with Owl Hardwood. They stock some, but can order what you need and you'll get it in 3 days or so.
Forum: Chicagoland Marine Aquarium Society (CMAS) 01/01/2008, 06:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 230
Posted By Douglas LEHMAN
Hello Jim, what do you need, or are you just...

Hello
Jim, what do you need, or are you just looking...
Forum: Chicagoland Marine Aquarium Society (CMAS) 01/01/2008, 06:38 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,533
Posted By Douglas LEHMAN
Hello Menard, I wan't to see the bird house...

Hello
Menard, I wan't to see the bird house also...
Forum: Chicagoland Marine Aquarium Society (CMAS) 12/31/2007, 02:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 225
Posted By Douglas LEHMAN
Hello How large of an aquarium are you setting...

Hello
How large of an aquarium are you setting up, I have a 24" x 175 watt PFO fixture to sell...
Forum: Chicagoland Marine Aquarium Society (CMAS) 12/31/2007, 12:04 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,453
Posted By Douglas LEHMAN
Hello I use a couple of old 30 gallon aquariums...

Hello
I use a couple of old 30 gallon aquariums to mix and store salt water. You might be better servered by using a 20 gallon aquarium...
Forum: Chicagoland Marine Aquarium Society (CMAS) 12/30/2007, 11:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 294
Posted By Douglas LEHMAN
Hello I feed mine with a turkey baster, just...

Hello
I feed mine with a turkey baster, just squirt a little in there for him...
Forum: Do It Yourself 12/30/2007, 12:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 366
Posted By Douglas LEHMAN
Hello The one I have at home is 7 3/4"x 1/8",...

Hello
The one I have at home is 7 3/4"x 1/8", might work. Also look in the tool section, they might have large elastic bands the hold the filters in some shop vac's...
Forum: Advanced Topics 12/30/2007, 12:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 777
Posted By Douglas LEHMAN
Hello I'd start with the Kalk reactor, and...

Hello
I'd start with the Kalk reactor, and leave the Ca reactor for later..
Forum: Do It Yourself 12/29/2007, 11:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 366
Posted By Douglas LEHMAN
Hello Let me know the needed circumfrence, I...

Hello
Let me know the needed circumfrence, I have some here and at work. If I can find one that will fit I'd be happy to drop one in the mail for you...
Forum: Chicagoland Marine Aquarium Society (CMAS) 12/29/2007, 10:32 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,533
Posted By Douglas LEHMAN
Hello Menard, do you have any more like the one...

Hello
Menard, do you have any more like the one in your gallery. Page 4, last pic!!!
Forum: Chicagoland Marine Aquarium Society (CMAS) 12/29/2007, 09:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 185
Posted By Douglas LEHMAN
Hello Add some more actvated carbon, I use...

Hello
Add some more actvated carbon, I use about 1/2 cup per 25 gallons...
Forum: Chicagoland Marine Aquarium Society (CMAS) 12/29/2007, 06:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 463
Posted By Douglas LEHMAN
Hello If your in the area of Des Plaines, feel...

Hello
If your in the area of Des Plaines, feel free to stop by...
Forum: Chicagoland Marine Aquarium Society (CMAS) 12/28/2007, 01:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 213
Posted By Douglas LEHMAN
Hello As a average, I like to get atleast 100...

Hello
As a average, I like to get atleast 100 watts per square foot, 2/3 MH and 1/3 actinic VHO. More light won't hurt...
Forum: Chicagoland Marine Aquarium Society (CMAS) 12/27/2007, 06:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 405
Posted By Douglas LEHMAN
Hello Stop by your local photo/camera store a...

Hello
Stop by your local photo/camera store a pick up a darkroom thermometer, accurate to +/- .5 F for color lab work. Use it for reference only as they are filled with Mercury!
Forum: Chicagoland Marine Aquarium Society (CMAS) 12/22/2007, 11:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,439
Posted By Douglas LEHMAN
Hello Just got back fro Matt's, it's still...

Hello
Just got back fro Matt's, it's still there...beautiful!
Forum: Chicagoland Marine Aquarium Society (CMAS) 12/19/2007, 11:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 151
Posted By Douglas LEHMAN
Hello L"xW"xHight" divided by 231 = 1...

Hello
L"xW"xHight" divided by 231 = 1 gallon...
Forum: Chicagoland Marine Aquarium Society (CMAS) 12/17/2007, 07:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 254
Posted By Douglas LEHMAN
Hello Sending PM

Hello
Sending PM
Forum: Chicagoland Marine Aquarium Society (CMAS) 12/15/2007, 08:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 424
Posted By Douglas LEHMAN
Hello Beth J If your going to purchase new...

Hello Beth J
If your going to purchase new equipment/rock/sand? I estimate it will cost in the neighborhood of $50.00 a gallon for a top shelve set up... Also, buying used could save a ton of the...
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