40g Budget Reef Tank Update – Plants, Corals, Jumpers, and more Plants

I’ve had the budget reef tank up and running now for a few months so it’s update time. To start off I will say the tank is doing pretty darn well for the simplicity of it so far. It is still running great with no sump or skimmer, which is something … Read the rest of this post


Wavepoint 12″ 16 Watt Blue/White Demo Video on the Reef Tank

Here is a demo of the 16 watt Wavepoint LED light on my simple reef setup, a few frags and no sump/skimmer. It’s the 16 watt 12″ version. There are Blue and 10k White LED’s, more blue than white. The T5 light is off for this video. Tank is a … Read the rest of this post


40g Breeder Reef Update – Another Frag and some Crabs

It’s time for another 40g update – this time with 8 Red Claw Hermit crabs and a nice Green Polyp frag. It’s looking more like a reef with each addition and so far so good with everything. The only issue is that my Black and White Striped Damsel went missing, … Read the rest of this post


40 Gallon Fowlr Update – Getting closer to reef ready with more live rock

We’ve got another update for the 40 gallon fowlr tank, this time in the form of more live rock. It’s about 9lbs worth, bringing the total to around 17lbs. So getting closer to the 40lbs that I want to get for the display. I may add another pound or so … Read the rest of this post


The Start of a New Aquarium – 40 Gallon Breeder – Saltwater Reef

I recently picked up my first new aquarium in years. It’s a 40 gallon breeder tank from Petco. I got it there because of the $1 per gallon sale they do a every year. It ends tomorrow July 27th by the way, so if you want to get one you … Read the rest of this post