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Old 02-16-2004, 05:04 AM   #1
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temperature and salinity concensus?

Is there a concensus on the best temperature and salinity for a reef tank?
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Is there a concensus on the best temperature and salinity for a reef tank?
I doubt there is a consensus, LOL. I keep my tank at 35ppt @80F.
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I'm with reefrunner 80 degrees but my salinity is kept at 34ppm.
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xenia cant go much over 80 and i have one, so i keep it on 78 in case the temp fluctuates.
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80-82 and 35ppm (1.025SG)
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80* and 35ppt.
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xenia cant go much over 80 and i have one, so i keep it on 78 in case the temp fluctuates.
my xenia is thriving at 82-83...covering the back of my 175 gallon. Salinity kept at 35
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I'm 82F at 35ppt

This shows how poorly Xenia does at 82F...

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are these temperatures the same as temperatures for just a FO tank or FOWLR tank???

should the temp be around 80 for all marine tanks?
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