Top 41 - 50 Reef Tanks 2012

Rated #41: 60 Gallons Reef Tank

Rated #41: 60 Gallons Reef Tank - My new saltwater reef tank 24 24 24 cube tank. Its been running two months now and I'm loving it.
State: California
Country: United States
Rank: #41 out of 80 Reef Tanks submitted 2012
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Submitted By: ohio on
Ratings: 4.7
Number of votes: 160
Quote: I love this hobbie
About Yourself: I started my tank about 3 months ago and i'm loving it.
Fish Kept: Drangon pipe fish,Chevron Tang,Engineer Goby,Orange Spotted Goby with a paired pistol shrimp.
Corals/Plants: Many diff zoo's,Open brain,and many more to come.
Tank Size: 60 gallons
Advice: My advice for new hobbyists take your time do little by little and seat back and enjoy the hobby.
Description: My new saltwater reef tank 24 24 24 cube tank. Its been running two months now and I'm loving it.

Rated #42: 35 Gallons Reef Tank

Rated #42: 35 Gallons Reef Tank - rsm 130d
Country: Other
Rank: #42 out of 80 Reef Tanks submitted 2012
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Submitted By: haim on
Ratings: 4.63
Number of votes: 196
Fish Kept: 1 blue tang 2 Clownfish
Corals/Plants: corals lps and soft corals
Tank Size: 35 gallons
Advice: patience patience and patience
Description: rsm 130d

Rated #43: 30 Gallons Reef Tank

Rated #43: 30 Gallons Reef Tank - Full View
State: California
Country: United States
Rank: #43 out of 80 Reef Tanks submitted 2012
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Submitted By: Frank on
Ratings: 4.62
Number of votes: 167
Quote: syphon easy... pour back slow
Fish Kept: Lg. Percula Clown (bought her small... day one of completed cycle) Med. Sebea Clown (most aggressive of my clowns) Sm. Yellostrip Maroon Clown (becomes the most aggressive when others get near his green bubble anemane) Sm. Scooter Blenny (frozen food trainned) Lg. Spotted Mandarin (also FFT and so fat think he might die of obesity) Lg. Orange Spotted Goby (this guy is always so cranky) I know its not a fish but also; Cleaner Shrimp and Blue Hermit Clab (Coral are secured in its place he does fine in there)
Corals/Plants: Pulsing Xenia's ( they die, because of anemane, then regrow fast) Starburst Green Polyp (grows too fast... I trim and frag out to LFS for trades) Bullseye Mushrooms 3-4 different types of Zoanthus frags that blended and made some nice colors
Tank Size: 30 gallons
Advice: Read, test, read, don't over feed, read, and I do weekly water changing ... DO YOUR RESEARCH
Description: Full View

Rated #44: 55 Gallons Reef Tank

Rated #44: 55 Gallons Reef Tank - FTS
State: Florida
Country: United States
Rank: #44 out of 80 Reef Tanks submitted 2012
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Submitted By: Grant on
Ratings: 4.62
Number of votes: 188
Fish Kept: Ocellaris Clowns, Midas Blenny, Fairy Wrasse, Scopas tang, Royal Gramma
Corals/Plants: SPS birdsnest, monti cap, monti digi LPS frogspawn, Duncans, candycane coral Zoanthids, toadstool, assorted mushrooms, ricordea
Tank Size: 55 gallons
Advice: Go slowly and don't use tap water
Description: FTS

Rated #45: 90 Gallons Reef Tank

Rated #45: 90 Gallons Reef Tank - 28g jbj nano cube HQI
State: Florida
Country: United States
Rank: #45 out of 80 Reef Tanks submitted 2012
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Submitted By: Sean on
Ratings: 4.62
Number of votes: 173
Quote: You play to Win the Game!
About Yourself: I like sports, fishing, girls, betting, and fish tanks.
Fish Kept: 2 clownfish, 6 line wrasse,1 royal gramma,cleaner shrimp, Yellow tang, flasher wrasse,and 2 cardinals
Corals/Plants: frogspawns, random polyps,mushrooms, acropora, clam, echinata, chalices, tachy,war coral,acans....
Tank Size: 90 gallons
Advice: Research, be patient, research, be patient, be patient, research, then buy, be patient, research.........
Description: 28g jbj nano cube HQI

Rated #46: 125 Gallons Reef Tank

Rated #46: 125 Gallons Reef Tank - my 125 at 6 months
State: New Jersey
Country: United States
Rank: #46 out of 80 Reef Tanks submitted 2012
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Submitted By: mike on
Ratings: 4.6
Number of votes: 169
Fish Kept: 2 Yellowtail Blue Damsel 1 Scooter Blenny 1 Carpenter's Flasher Wrasse 1 Orchid Dottyback 2 Ocellaris Clownfish 1 Coral Beauty Angelfish 3 Blue Green Chromis 1 Blue Reef Chromis 1 Mandarin 1 Yellow Tang
Corals/Plants: Mushrooms, polyps, leathers, and xenias
Tank Size: 125 gallons
Advice: take your time. don't buy things without researching first.
Description: my 125 at 6 months

Rated #47: 10000 Gallons Reef Tank

Rated #47: 10000 Gallons Reef Tank - tank
State: New York
Country: United States
Rank: #47 out of 80 Reef Tanks submitted 2012
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Submitted By: john on
Ratings: 4.57
Number of votes: 159
Fish Kept: ones that need salt water and food
Corals/Plants: nice ones
Tank Size: 10000 gallons
Advice: take your time dont rush it will cost you
Description: tank

Rated #48: 8 Gallons Reef Tank

Rated #48: 8 Gallons Reef Tank - 8 gal Nano
State: Florida
Country: United States
Rank: #48 out of 80 Reef Tanks submitted 2012
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Submitted By: jason tuttle on
Ratings: 4.55
Number of votes: 198
Quote: Dark wings Dark words.
Corals/Plants: Evergreen starburst polyps Branching hammer coral Orange spot Zoanthus eagle eye Zoanthus Lordhowensis cloverfield coral
Tank Size: 8 gallons
Advice: cliche but be patient and add slowly and i found small 10-15% weekly water changes are more effective and easy to remember
Description: 8 gal Nano

Rated #49: 90 Gallons Reef Tank

Rated #49: 90 Gallons Reef Tank - 90 Gallon Leather Reef
State: Wisconsin
Country: United States
Rank: #49 out of 80 Reef Tanks submitted 2012
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Submitted By: Corey and Heather on
Ratings: 4.54
Number of votes: 171
Quote: I cant believe I grew this in my basement!
About Yourself: I have been reef keeping for about 4 years now. I also have a 125 gallon freshwater tank.
Fish Kept: Percula Clown, Pajama Cardinal, Pink Skunk Clown, Scarlet Cleaner Shrimp, Huge Brittle Star
Corals/Plants: Leathers, Mushrooms, True Purple People Eater Palythoa, Armor of God Palythoa, Orange w/purple Ricordia. Red Bubbletip Anenome.
Tank Size: 90 gallons
Advice: Patience is key you will not grow a reef in a couple of months. If you feel you need to make changes make them a little at a time so the biology of the reef is not effected.
Description: 90 Gallon Leather Reef

Rated #50: 120 Gallons Reef Tank

Rated #50: 120 Gallons Reef Tank - 120 Gallon Reef Tank
State: Pennsylvania
Country: United States
Rank: #50 out of 80 Reef Tanks submitted 2012
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Submitted By: Kelly on
Ratings: 4.52
Number of votes: 163
Quote: "Fish are Friends Not Food."
About Yourself: :) addicted to my tank. Special thanks to SeaCave in Erie, Pa
Fish Kept: 1 Harelquin Tuskfish 1 Naso Tang Blue hippo tang Yellow tang 1 Kuda Seahorse 5 Stripped Cardinals 2 Green Mandarin Gobies 1 Red HawkFish 1 Harlequin Shrimp 3 Anenomies 2 Giant Clams lots of Starfish and lots of crabs
Corals/Plants: 2 Meaty Brains Duncans Orange tree Sponge Torch corals Hammer corals Colt corals Kenya trees waving hands zoanthids mushrooms frogsspawn chili coral sun coral dendrophylia flower pots candy coral some other randoms
Tank Size: 120 gallons
Advice: :) Just Keep Swimming
Description: 120 Gallon Reef Tank

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