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Old 11-26-2011, 03:36 PM   #1
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Hair algae

I there I'm currently have a battle with hair algie my tank has been running a year now all parameters seem correct to me lighting x2 39w t5 x1moon light t8 lights on for 13 hour A day then moon light comes on for 1hour any ideas on how to beat this stuff?
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Make sure you have good water flow in your tank. Hair algae will grow in "dead spots." Good luck!
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Thanks iv just added a maxi jet power head that pumps 900l n hour hopefully that was my problem cheers
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The lights are on a bit too long IMO. Have you tested for phosphate?
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I have n phos is o how long should my lights b on for
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