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Old 02-06-2005, 05:05 PM   #1
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FRAG?

Can I cut the coral I got on my lr.com order? I cant rember the name of it. I think it would make a good first frag because I have a ton of them.
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Old 02-06-2005, 05:16 PM   #2
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That depends on the coral, leathers, zoo's, and mushrooms are really easy fraggers. Post some pics.
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Old 02-06-2005, 05:43 PM   #3
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Here it is.
http://www.aquariumadvice.com/viewto...ighlight=coral
I have larger and more brownish ones. also ones just like it
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Old 02-06-2005, 05:49 PM   #4
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Hmm, never tried to frag those myself, sorry. Maybe somebody else has an idea, I think those are on the medium to hard as far as fragging. It has a hard base like a bubble coral I believe, which is kind of a pain to frag. I did it but it was quite extensive, had to use the dremel and wedges method. Not 100% sure though. Good Luck.
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Old 02-06-2005, 06:48 PM   #5
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Thanks I will still try Any advice or tips on fraging in gereral would be greatlly appreashaed.
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Old 02-07-2005, 04:37 PM   #6
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anyone???
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I have a bunch of this in my tank. It grows _very_ slowly, however it is hardy. IMO I do not see an easy way to frag this stuff since it is rock hard and will break if you put a lot of pressure on it. Give it a try though, maybe you can cut it with a chisel blade and glue it to another surface with CA glue. You will need to get right down to the base of the coral.
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Old 02-07-2005, 04:55 PM   #8
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I do not think it would frag very well. If you have a nice colony going I would just leave it.
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Old 02-07-2005, 05:12 PM   #9
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I have 8-3inch coloneys! ! are those nice ones?
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Old 02-07-2005, 05:17 PM   #10
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They are not necessarily a sought after coral, but I really like the few clusters in my tank. Also, one of my clusters has a green stripes on each tube that glow under Actinic light, it looks very nice, I wish it would grow about 50 times faster though.
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