About Yourself:I've been in the hobby for 7 or so years, I started off with a planted discus tank and just started my first saltwater this year.
Fish Kept:I curently have one false percula clown, one koran angel (juv.), one coral beauty angel, 1 yellow tang, and one unknown puffer 4 star fish and 20 or so hermit crabs and a new addition, a spotted hawkfish
About Yourself:I've always been a freshwater person so now I'm moving on to bigger and better things, tanks been running for about a month and a half. I feel there is no turning back now, I already invested to much money.
Fish Kept:only 1 damsel, more fish and invertabrate on the way
Advice:be prepared to spend!! the little things make the biggest differences.
Description:I have 75 gallon tank with 80 pounds of fuji live rock, and 80 pounds of crushed coral and live sand, fluval 305, emperor 400, titanium heater, venturi protein skimmer, 1 powersweep powerhead
Advice:Be perpared to fork out some dough. Read up on saltwater fish and tanks, it's requires alot of timely maintenance! Talk to people that have been doing saltwater tanks for awhile.
Description:125 gal tank with 88 lbs of live rock, 90lbs live sand, 20 gal wet/dry filter, protien skimmer, 110 powerhead, and 4-50 watt compact flouresents.2 maroon clownfish, humu humu trigger, niger trigger, scopas tang, yellow tang, 1 long tenticle anemone, 1 rose anemone, and 200 snails.
About Yourself:got into the hobby december 2006 and started off with a crash, I then visited a better fish store and got back in line, i have two tanks now one with live rock the other is fish only. (38gal & 20gal soon to be 75gal)
Advice:dont buy fish on first day of setup, buy fish in seperate trips, dont buy them all at once, clean filters regularly. Aclimate new fish and inverts, choose your fish wisely. Shop at animal house 973 838 7239 if you live in jersey
Quote:JUST WHEN YOU THINK YOU GOT ALL THE ANSWERS I CHANGE THE QUESTIONS
About Yourself:I HAD FRESH WATER TANKS ALL MY LIFE,,,,STARTED SALTWATER ABOUT 2 YEARS AGO,BEST THING I EVER DID BUT VERY EXPENSIVE I HAVE 2,500 IN MY 210 GALLON TANK AND NO FISH YET, JUST DAMSELS TO CYCLE IT....
Fish Kept:WELL I JUST STARTED THIS 210 ,I HAD A 55 IN THE WALL AND HAD A LIONFISH ,BAMBOO SHARK,YELLOW TANG,SNOWFLAKE EEL....IM GONNA PUT THE SAME FISH IN THE 210 IN THE WALL ,,I HAVE 2 MORE WEEKS BEFORE THE 210 GALLON TANK IN THE WALL CYCLES 3/14/06 THATS WHEN I CAN GET MY FISH