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I tried this before and it didn't go anywhere except down the dark hole. So I'm going to try only ONE more time. Almost ALL OF YOU have found a link to information.DIY, RO/DI hookup, fragging, water perimeters, on and on.

 

This is where I would like to see them all. It doesn't matter if it is duplicated by another. Lets just get er done. The board can organize them somehow so all will benefit. Maybe we already have this somewhere, but I haven't seen it. Even if there is I'm sure we could add to the information we ALL seek.

 

Your participation is greatly appreciated in advance.

 

I sure would like more education.

 

I think product review would be helpful too.

 

Remember all links and info are for information and it does not mean it is an exact science, or the only way to do something.

 

So lets get started!!!!!!!!!!

 

http://www.advancedaquarist.com/issues/nov2002/chem.htm

About water perims

 

http://www.spectrapure.com/support_hud_addons.htm

Diagrams for hooking up RO/DI systems

 

http://www.garf.org/calculators/SandBedCalculator.asp

A easy sand bed calculator

 

http://www.garf.org/MPegs/XeniaPropagation.shtml

Propagation info.

 

 

 

More to follow.

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I have tons of good bookmarks and will get them up tommorow in the am sometime.

 

This is a link to make a refugium from a small 20 gallon long glass aquarium:

http://www.melevsreef.com/acrylics/sumps/glass/

 

Here is a page for recipe for homemade food:

http://www.melevsreef.com/food.html

 

Actually this webpage has a whole wealth of information and I have been useing it for years for various projects. He is a very good do it yourself person and has amazing reef tanks. He also has many plans for sumps and refugiums as well as custom overflows and how to take good pictures, How to make phyto. The list just goes on and on:

 

http://www.melevsreef.com/links.html

 

Of course there is www.wetwebmedia.com a searchable database. Great for helping with tank problems.

 

More to come later.......

 

Jay

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Links Section

 

Our Links section is gone after the website upgrade. I'm sure we can set it up again, and move the links there. Thanks for starting this Blaine.

 

I tried this before and it didn't go anywhere except down the dark hole. So I'm going to try only ONE more time. Almost ALL OF YOU have found a link to information.DIY, RO/DI hookup, fragging, water perimeters, on and on.

 

This is where I would like to see them all. It doesn't matter if it is duplicated by another. Lets just get er done. The board can organize them somehow so all will benefit. Maybe we already have this somewhere, but I haven't seen it. Even if there is I'm sure we could add to the information we ALL seek.

 

Your participation is greatly appreciated in advance.

 

I sure would like more education.

 

I think product review would be helpful too.

 

Remember all links and info are for information and it does not mean it is an exact science, or the only way to do something.

 

So lets get started!!!!!!!!!!

 

http://www.advancedaquarist.com/issues/nov2002/chem.htm

About water perims

 

http://www.spectrapure.com/support_hud_addons.htm

Diagrams for hooking up RO/DI systems

 

http://www.garf.org/calculators/SandBedCalculator.asp

A easy sand bed calculator

 

http://www.garf.org/MPegs/XeniaPropagation.shtml

Propagation info.

 

 

 

More to follow.

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Here area few.

 

Reef Chemistry Calculator:

http://home.comcast.net/~jdieck1/chemcalc.html

 

DIY Calcium Carbonate Reactors:

http://ozreef.org/diy_plans/alkalinity_calcium/calcium_carbonate_reactor.html

http://www.melevsreef.com/dj88.html

http://www.hawkfish.org/snailman/diycareactor.htm

 

DIY Frozen Fish Food (Note: I have not tried this but it looked interesting):

http://www.aquariacentral.com/forums/showthread.php?t=140943

 

How to make a simple Algae Turf Scrubber (ATS):

http://www.wetwebmedia.com/algaeFilt.htm

 

Coral Frag Propagation Tips, Techniques, & Resources:

http://www.fragoutpost.com/frag-propagation

 

The Complete Cookbook for Making Live Rock:

http://www.geocities.com/CapeCanaveral/Hangar/6279/RaiseCementRock.html

DIY Cement Live Rock:

http://home.comcast.net/~daves-reef/diy_liverock.htm

 

PLUMBING A WATER RETURN MANIFOLD:

http://www.advancedaquarist.com/issues/sept2003/short.htm

 

DIY Overflow Box:

http://www.reefs.org/library/diy/diy_winner1.html

 

DIY Rain Gutter Aquarium Hood:

http://www.rcarchive.com/fish/hood/

 

Overflow Diagrams:

http://www.nano-reef.com/forums/index.php?showtopic=69372

Note: Be sure to read the entire 7 pages, especially look for the Herbie Method on page 4 or 5. It works very well (I hear more noise from water flowing over the sump baffles than anything now) and I like to keep things as simple as possible.

 

Overdriving Fluorescent Lights:

http://www.geocities.com/teeley2/overdrv1.html?200925

 

How does a sump work???:

http://www.melevsreef.com/what_sump.html

 

Common Fish Tank Sizes and Characteristics:

http://alysta.com/books/fishtank.htm

 

DIY Protien Skimmer:

http://home.ptd.net/~reef101/skimmer.html

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This is one good reading....Love it very much, I may print it out and make my gf read it and understanding it (just so I know she can keep my reef tank safe) (hidden)

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Here is another one:

 

Recommended Minimum Drain / Overflow size

http://www.reefcentral.com/calc/drain.php

 

Keep in mind that rated GPH is going to be at 0 head height. Most of us will have head heights of 3 or 4 feet between the pump and the return in the tank.

 

Here is a head loss calculator as well:

http://www.reefcentral.com/calc/hlc2.php

 

If you can't find your pump then compare it to others in the list until you get close to the same GPH rating and use that one for the calculation. For the purpose of figuring the drain size error on the high side for GPH if you need to substitute another pump. I.E. If your pump is rated at 1050 GPH and you have an option between one that is 1000 and one that is 1100 then choose the latter. (Better to make the drain too large than too small)

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DIY reflector build

http://www.reefdiversity.com/DIYPage/DIY_HTML/DIY_ReflectorIndex.htm

 

Culture your own Phytoplankton:

http://www.melevsreef.com/phytoplankton.html

 

Calcium rector setup (drip rate calc)

http://reef.diesyst.com/reactor/reactor.html

 

DIY Venturi

http://randystacye.com/diy_venturi.htm

 

I will stick this thread, please keep comments to a minimum to keep information at the top of the page.

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How to Clean Saltwater Reef Aquariums For Nitrate and Phosphate Reduction

http://ezinearticles.com/?How-to-Clean-Saltwater-Reef-Aquariums-For-Nitrate-and-Phosphate-Reduction&id=2035188

 

A bunck of articles on setting up a reef tank

http://www.aquarticles.com/articles/saltwater/index.html

 

Again, many articles on tanks, DSB, Shimers and so on

http://www.reefindex.com/

 

REEF VIDEOS Good stuff, MJ Mod, Pinning, lots of cool videos

http://www.reefvideos.com/

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Very good idea. I don't have link but I do have pic's and walkthrough on DIY filtration hook up. I would imagine there are many better process though.

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Some from the chemistry God himself, Randy Holmes-Farley:

 

Kalkwasser/Limewater

http://www.reefkeeping.com/issues/2005-01/rhf/index.php

 

Chemistry in General

http://www.advancedaquarist.com/issues/jan2004/chem.htm

 

Magnesium

http://www.reefkeeping.com/issues/2006-07/rhf/index.php

 

Calcium and Alkalinity

http://www.reefkeeping.com/issues/2002-04/rhf/feature/index.php

 

I will post more useful links later. :D

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This is a great idea I'll find a few to add, question is how do I find it in the future when I want to use it to look something up (scratch)

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