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Old 12-24-2011, 03:03 PM   #551
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Did you get any hitch hikers?
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Old 12-24-2011, 03:18 PM   #552
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Yep, all mine were good though. I even got a sponge that's alive.
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Old 12-24-2011, 03:30 PM   #553
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Nice! Haha i wanna get something super cool like a starfish or shrimp! Haha i know it wont happen
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Old 12-24-2011, 03:38 PM   #554
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Lol If you buy all of your rock at one place which is like 30 lbs, you might.
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Old 12-24-2011, 03:42 PM   #555
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Ya im thinking about buying it from a guy who had a 200 gallon tank and it has been running for a few years. There are coral frags on many pieces of rock so i want to buy it there
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Yea!!! Ok guys, we recieved a refractometer!! And an rodi!!! (how do you work this?)

And to top it off, my brother hot me a mag float to clean the glass, and the grandma made an AWESOME donation to the Fish Fund. Woohooo!!!!
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That's exactly what I got! Read the instructions for the rodi, I almost messed up. The input Is kinda hard to get on.
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That's exactly what I got! Read the instructions for the rodi, I almost messed up. The input Is kinda hard to get on.
Really? I read the directions, bit it isnt easy to understand. Its so cool!

For the refractometer, where do you put the water to test?
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You lift the plastic flap and drip 3-4 drops on the lens / not the eye piece! Close the flapper, and point towards the light looking through the eye piece. You'll see the line at the sg. Also make sure you use RO to calibrate. Add RO without salt and turn screw until you are at zero.
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Mines pretty low, is that bad?
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