OK, after the algae explosion, I stopped dosing like I was told I needed to, and got a calcium tester. . and it seems if I used the darn thing right, that I have lots of calcium(it took forever to turn the water blue).
The water is out of limestone well, so that might be why.. .
I will be bringing a handful of frags with me but if there is anyone else who would specifically like to trade some of the more rare corals feel free to pm, I want to bring some but I don't want to bring so many to where some get passed out and get just xenia or something in return...I plan on...
will this light be enough to run my 75 gal tank
TEK LIGHT T5 HO 4ft / 4 LAMP FLUORESCENT AQUARIUM LITE
I now have a 24" coralife power compact and a 48" power compact, bt its time to replace bulbs.
is this enough for sps
man this sux!! came home from work today to find the rock that my superman monti was attached to flipped over on top of my lobophyllia :( about 3/4 of the superman is toast... i really hope the rest of it recovers! it was just starting to spread itself onto the rock. had to be a turbo snail...
Location: Jeff J's(ripjohnson) [PM mjsandbe for directions]
Date & Time: Thursday May 15th 6:30PM
Presentation Topic & Handout: Coral Dipping by Don H (aquanuts)
6:30PM-7:00PM Dinner & Social + Sell Raffle Tickets
7:00PM-7:15PM System tour by Jeff J(ripjohnson)
I am thinking about using some sort of phosphste removal method.
I dont have an algae bloom but i Am really getting into SPS coral and was hearing that this could benefit my tank.
What is everyones opinion about this?
I have a green monti cap that has good polyp extension but has turned a little...
well i lost a couple of my prized colonys i guess when i went to top of some fresh water it splashed and hit my mh bulb i didnt notice and when i looked a couple of hours later the bulb was cracked and the uv had really messed up 4 of my colonies 1 was completley gone wich was my purple monster...
Here the frags I plan to bring, currently under 400watt 20K MH:
TAKEN Orange Montipora by darbronnoco
TAKEN Green Milipora by darbronnoco
TAKEN Blue Trumpet Coral (mine are a pale blue and fluoresce ) by lgk
What are YOU planning on bringing?
As stated, got a few things avalable to those willing to pick up. these will not be shipped as it is too much of a pain.
Acan lord (the real original acan!!) Tony has to relinquish first rights though, about 6-7 polyps, naturally dropped not fragged
blue tip stag
purple tip stag
I just picked one up and will be installing it this weekend. I am going to run phosban as a preventitive measure. If I like it I will order another one to run carbon in.
So my question is, for those of you who use one, how do you like it. Are there anythings that I need to look out for or be...
I attended the Columbia Marine Aquarium Club (CMAC) meeting yesterday and had a great time visiting with everyone and watching how to frag corals during the frag clinic. Of course, once it came time to start buying frags I could not resist, so here are some pictures of what I got.
This is a...
Once again I have some frags for sale.
Pulsing Xenia mounted on rock-3 stalks about 3" tall-$20
Light Green Palythoa-20 or so mounted on rock-$15
Large Green Centered Palythoa-These are the size of a quarter!-Mounted on rock or plugs-Pic is mother colony-These look great under actinic-Fast...