Top Ten > Reef Tanks All Time > Reef Tanks 2008

Rated #1: reefbloke

State: None/Other
Country: Great Britain Great Britain Flag
Rank: #1 out of 252 Reef Tanks submitted 2008
View February Top 10 or all-time top 10
Submitted: 01/19/2008
Ratings: 7.35
Number of votes: 215
Quote: Its not what you got,its what you do with it
About Yourself: keeping marines fro about 16 years,likes photgraphy and hanging around fish shops with muppets.
Fish Kept: Pair sargassum triggers,achilles tang,yellow tang,purple firefish,mandarin,peacock wrasse,kole tang,2 anthias,2 chromis,flame angel,cleaner wrasse,
Corals/Plants Kept: various sps,LPS including 2 elegance and a scolly
Tank Size: 210
Advice: read,read,read
Description: my tank (Jan 08)

Rated #2: yoda

State: None/Other
Country: Canada Canada Flag
Rank: #2 out of 252 Reef Tanks submitted 2008
View February Top 10 or all-time top 10
Submitted: 01/01/2008
Ratings: 7.19
Number of votes: 189
Fish Kept: lots
Corals/Plants Kept: too many to name
Tank Size: 220
Advice: read a lot before you start.
Description: yoda's tank

Rated #3: cslwk

State: None/Other
Country: Malaysia Malaysia Flag
Rank: #3 out of 252 Reef Tanks submitted 2008
View February Top 10 or all-time top 10
Submitted: 09/01/2008
Ratings: 7.15
Number of votes: 178
Quote: your wife will love to see you back home so early.
About Yourself: JUST A HOBBY TO ME CAUSE I'M LOVE UNDERWATER LIFE. THEY ARE MAGNIFICIENT.
Fish Kept: ALL TANGS , PLUS SMALL NEMO + CORMIS
Corals/Plants Kept: ALL SORTS OF NICE MOVEMENT CORALS.
Tank Size: 150
Advice: BE PATIENT
Description: latest update

Rated #4: fishkid714

State: California
Country: United States United States Flag
Rank: #4 out of 252 Reef Tanks submitted 2008
View February Top 10 or all-time top 10
Submitted: 08/15/2008
Ratings: 7.1
Number of votes: 177
Quote: "my fish are up side down do you think there dead?" someone really asked me this?
About Yourself: i work a lfs in brea Ca called imperial tropical fish call us up if you need a tank good prices 714-255-0978
Fish Kept: sliver scats and cichlids.
Corals/Plants Kept: fake
Tank Size: 80
Advice: always double the filter. If you have a 40 gallon get a filter that is for 80 gallons or more
Description: the shepherdsreef killer 65 gallon reef with 15 gallon sump jbj ato,halides prime 1/10 LOT OF CORALS 65 gallon reef

Rated #5: NIKO

State: None/Other
Country: Italy Italy Flag
Rank: #5 out of 252 Reef Tanks submitted 2008
View February Top 10 or all-time top 10
Submitted: 06/02/2008
Ratings: 7.02
Number of votes: 192
Quote: sssss
About Yourself: sssss
Fish Kept: ssksksksk
Corals/Plants Kept: sksksksk
Tank Size: 200
Advice: sssss
Description: reef tank evolution

Rated #6: jlnielsen13

State: Illinois
Country: United States United States Flag
Rank: #6 out of 252 Reef Tanks submitted 2008
View February Top 10 or all-time top 10
Submitted: 01/27/2008
Ratings: 6.84
Number of votes: 192
About Yourself: Biology Teacher, Scuba Diver
Fish Kept: Flame Angel, Mated Pair Gold Stripe Maroons, Mandarin Dragonet, Yellow Tang, Royal Gramma, Orange belly Damsel, Six line Wrasse.
Corals/Plants Kept: Brain Corals, Superman Monipora, Acroporas, Cup Corals, Mushrooms, Colt Corals, Crocea Clam, Candy Cane, Torch, Hammer, Numerous Polyps, Pulsing Xenia, etc.
Tank Size: 90
Advice: Read up, be patient, and don't be afraid to ask questions?
Description: Whole Tank

Rated #7: puffedupseagull

State: None/Other
Country: Australia Australia Flag
Rank: #7 out of 252 Reef Tanks submitted 2008
View February Top 10 or all-time top 10
Submitted: 12/11/2008
Ratings: 6.78
Number of votes: 167
Quote: A winner never quits, but gets poor in this hobby
About Yourself: Just the average AUSSIE, trying to have a go down under. 30 years of age and trying to make the best tank I possibly can. Please, only constructive comments or positive. Or get stuffed Cheers
Fish Kept: our fish 7 chromis 1 yellow tang 1 blue tang 1 lipstick tang 1 leopard wrasse 3 clown fish 1 long nose hawkfish 2 golden head gobie 1 dragonet 1 lawnmower blennie 1 dotty back 2 bar gobies 1 nigger trigger 1 snowflake eel 1 coral banded shrimp 1 coral Beauty
Corals/Plants Kept: Approx 130 Kgs or 285 pounds of LR. Number 2 grain white crushed coral substrate, and a tennis ball size air stone. Corals Numerous Amounts Of Toadstools, Anemone, Morphs, Gonipora's, Torches, Hammers, Flowers, Daisys.
Tank Size: 185
Advice: Please comment on any experiences you have had, every bit of help you can offer will be a great advantage to the next beginner.....( I don't claim to be experienced though, still learn something every day)
Description: my tank

Rated #8: reefguy25

State: None/Other
Country: Canada Canada Flag
Rank: #8 out of 252 Reef Tanks submitted 2008
View February Top 10 or all-time top 10
Submitted: 12/07/2008
Ratings: 6.77
Number of votes: 176
Quote: Only bad things happen quickly
About Yourself: I am 26 years old living in ontario. I started in this hobby over 2 year ago and began with a 20 gallon nano and moved up to a 90 gallon and have plans for a 180 gallon in the future. I find this hobby very relaxing and fun to work with.
Fish Kept: Sailfin Tank, 2 Hippo Tangs, 4 chromis, 3 clown fish, sandsifting goby, dwarf lion fish, purple fire fish, lawn mower blenny, scooter blenny, manderin goby,
Corals/Plants Kept: Mostly Lps with softy and sps aswell. Hammer coral, fox coral, frogspawn, yellow tip torch coral, several umbrella leathers,candy coral, assorted zoos, plate coral, large colt coral,brown gargonian, purple gargonian, pulsating xenia,green stripe mushrooms, hairy mushrooms, green metalic coral, feather duster, acropora, derasa clam, 3 maxima clams.
Tank Size: 90
Advice: Research everything and take your time. Minimum 10% water changes per week with the use of a RO/DI system
Description: 90 gallon reef tank

Rated #9: TheRealDeal

State: California
Country: United States United States Flag
Rank: #9 out of 252 Reef Tanks submitted 2008
View February Top 10 or all-time top 10
Submitted: 09/29/2008
Ratings: 6.65
Number of votes: 183
About Yourself: We love living at on the beach, and we love our tank it's like having a little piece of heaven from the ocean in our living room
Fish Kept: Scissortail Goby, panther grouper, hectors gobby, 2 mandarin goby, cowfish, box fish, coral beauty, clown tang, powder blue tang, naso tang, purple tang, yellow tang, blue tang, flame angel, yellow angel, purple firefish, six line wrasse, corise yellow wrasse, 2 green wrasses, puffer, pink skunk clown, 3 percula clowns, harlequin sweet lips, bigmouth spotted jawfish, long nose hawkfish, lemon peel, lawnmower blenny, bicolor blenny, 2 stripped cleaner shrimp, royal gama, anemone crab, sand sifter goby, emerald crabs, dozen or more starfish (I love color)!!!!
Corals/Plants Kept: Purple fan coral, toadstool leather coral green plate tentacle coral, bubble coral ultra green, frogspawn fluorescent green coral, brain coral, variety of mushrooms, gorgonian, dendrophelia coral, various pulsing xenia, 2 short orange plate coral, lots of open brain candy coral, carnations, candy coral, long green torch coral, acropora, favia, kenya tree green coral, ricordea, ultra blue maxima clams, frags, feather dusters, coco worm, hammer head bubble torch coral, colt coral , green flower pot, duncan heads, assorted zoos, green strar, and some blue sponge, blueberry fan as well
Tank Size: 60
Advice: Keep up on your water changes. Check the temp and salinity, and FLOW! FLOW! FLOW! What works for one person may not always wok for the next.
Description: 12/08 - Updated tank picture - with 31 different fish!!! We have added even more fish to our tank - We break all the rules and yet they still live

Rated #10: pham15

State: California
Country: United States United States Flag
Rank: #10 out of 252 Reef Tanks submitted 2008
View February Top 10 or all-time top 10
Submitted: 02/12/2008
Ratings: 6.56
Number of votes: 206
Fish Kept: Tangs, clowns, damsels, wrasse
Corals/Plants Kept: SPS, LPS, Softies, Clams, etc.
Tank Size: 180
Advice: read... read... read... then plan... plan... & more planning... Then read again before adding water!
Description: 180G mixed reef