The Nano

Intro

To be as transparent and informative as possible, I’ve listed out the specs of my nano tank along with all the equipment, supplies, food, and fauna for my tank.

The original equipment list from before Ida is here: Nano Legacy Set up

Last updated: 11.28.2021

Equipment

The gear

Aquarium

Waterbox AIO 35.2 gallon
23.6″ x 19.7″ x 17.7″
33 gallon display volume
Black Waterbox Stand Cabinet (PW2420)

Lid

Kraken Reef Waterbox 35.2 AIO Acrylic and Mesh top Lid

Return Pump

✧ Sicce Syncra SDC 3.0 Return Pump
✧ Vivid Creative Aquatics 1/4 inch Random Flow Generator Nozzle (2)
✧ Innovative Marine MightyJet DC Pump – 538 GPH Midsize (backup)
✧ Nyos Viper 2.0 (backup)

Lighting

✧ Kessil AP9X
Aquaillumination Prime 16HD Reef Black

Filtration

✧ Kraken Reef filter cups (2) filled with Poly-fil

Powerhead

✧ Aquaillumination Nero 3
✧ Aquaillumination Nero 5

Skimmer

✧ Tunze Comline DOC Skimmer 9004 DC

Reactor

✧ Innovative Marine MiniMax PRO Desktop Media Reactor AUQA Gadget
✧ Bulk Reef Supply Premium ROX 0.8 Aquarium Carbon
Tunze 3181 Macro Algae Reactor

Heater

✧ Cobalt Aquatics Flat Neo-Therm Heater 150w (2)

Controller

✧ Coral Vue Hydros Controller
✧ Inkbird Dual Digital Aquarium Heater Controller w/Dual Probes & WIFI ITC-306A

Testing


✧ Red Sea Marine Care Test Kit
✧ Red Sea Reef Foundation Pro Multi Test Kit (Ca, Alk, Mg)
✧ Hanna Instruments HI Marine Salinity Tester
✧ Hanna Instruments Phosphate Checker

FAUNA & FLORA

Life in the tank

Fish

✧ Ocellaris Clown Fish (2)
✧ Tailspot Blenny
✧ Banggai Cardinal
✧ Hi-fin red banded goby

Macroalgae

Invertebrate

✧ Astraea Snail
✧ Trochus Snails
✧ Randall’s Pistol Shrimp
✧ Scarlet Skunk Cleaner Shrimp
✧ Tiger Conch

CORALS

The main event

Soft Corals

LPS

✧ Green Hammer

SPS

FEEDING & DOSING

Nutrients for everyone

Fish Food

✧ PE Saltwater Flakes
✧ Reef Nutrition ROE
✧ Reef Nutrition Phyto-Feast
✧ Reef Nutrition Oyster-Feast
✧ Reef Nutrition Tigger-Feast | Concentrate
✧ TDO ChromaBoost Pellets

Coral Food

✧ Polyplabs Reef Roids

Dosing

✧ ARC Reef Purple Helix Coralline Algae 8oz
✧ Brightwell Aquatics ChaetoGro
✧ Brightwell Aquatics Coralline Accelerator
✧ Red Sea Reef Foundation Package 250mL
✧ Tropic Marin All for Reef