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post #151 of 179 Old 06-04-2013, 12:38 PM Thread Starter
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I really wanted to see what it looked like open. :(

I personally would wait for the tank to be six months mature. They tend to do better in mature, established tanks.
i can wait :) but y that time i hopefully will be able to build this
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post #152 of 179 Old 06-08-2013, 03:51 PM Thread Starter
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Water Test

Not so good results. Did a 50% change.
Ammonia 0
Nitrite & Nitrate 0
PH 7.9
dKh 17.9
Ca 420
Mg 1245
Phospate 2
All tests were liquid

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Was this after the WC? Why such a big change?
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Was this after the WC? Why such a big change?
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tested before change, i had 3 invert deaths, one fouled up the tank pretty nasty
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Hammer Time!

Hammer i got today $5


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I do love me some hammer coral!

Can we get a full tank shot? Pretty please?



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tested before change, i had 3 invert deaths, one fouled up the tank pretty nasty
How are the tests now?



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How are the tests now?
you'll have to wait on the full tank shot for a little bit, dropped the camera
I cant remember what the exact numbers were, but they were more where they Are supposed to be i know phosphate was down to less than 1. i think the alkalinty was 12.9
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Upgrading again

Yep, found a deal i couldnt resist. 29 gal bow front acryllic tank, stand, cannister filter, skimmer, light, and more $65 the exact tank im getting... i go pick it up wednesday





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Yep, found a deal i couldnt resist. 29 gal bow front acryllic tank, stand, cannister filter, skimmer, light, and more $65 the exact tank im getting... i go pick it up wednesday





Nice! Were there pics with this? I can't see them...



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