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  1. Sebastian

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    Hello everyone,,
    My name is Retha, hubby Jakes. I am planning a marine tank for the near future, and currently am doing some homework. Can't wait to see what everyone has to say.:peroni: Any advice for a complete newbie would be greatly appreciated.
     
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  3. chikaboo

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    Hi Retha Welcome to MASA enjoy your and dont be afraid to ask ask ask and ask somemore - we all have advice to give through our experiences and others ups and downs so lucky you - hopefully learn from other's mistakes and not make them yourself;) Tell us a little about what size tank you planning and equipment you want to use then we can see which direction to go. Best of luck with your new hobby . Lastly we all suckers for pictures so pics pics pics!
     
  4. Jaak

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    Welcome to MASA!!
     
  5. riyadhessa

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    Sebastian welcome
     
  6. Tobes

    Tobes Retired Moderator

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    Welcome Retha and Jakes, hope you guys enjoy your stay with us. Please read through my signature as there is some excellent info for beginners. Don't be shy to ask and please ask here before you buy something or take advice from someone or some petshop - our advice is free and it can save you guys a lot of money ;)
    Our sponsors are great though :)
    Reefkeeping is all about patience - never rush this hobby eg let a tank cycle for the 4 - 8 week duration before introducing live stock. Tell us what you have in mind so we can give some input.
    Most of all, enjoy the hobby and have fun learning :wave2:
     
  7. Pete

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    As asked by the other guys tell us a bit about the system that you are planning. What size you are looking at,what type of system, is it going to be a fish only system or are we going all out reef? As mentioned by Tobes ask as many questions you need to and always ask here on the forum before you go out and buy equipment or live stock as some of the people out there dont care if they give you the right advice or not for them its all about the $$$$...Hope you guys enjoy it here with us on MASA and learn all you need to and I know all on this site will help you guys to have the best system you could ever dream of....One thing I can say is this is one of the few hobbies you will find with all the joys and benifits you could want out of a hobbie...
     
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    leslie hempel Moderator MASA Contributor

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    welcome
     
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    Welcome
     
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    Welcome to MASA. Tell us what you would like to do, post pics if you have already started and we will help you from there
     
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    welcometomasa
     
  13. Mr.Mandarin

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    welcome to MASA!!!
     
  14. Singularity

    Singularity Hmmm amper!

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