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Old 05-07-2013, 12:44 AM   #11
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When is the last time you changed the filters in your RO/DI, and do you have a TDS meter? If so, what is the reading? It should be 0.

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Old 05-07-2013, 10:25 AM   #12
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Although I have a smaller tank, i run two wavemakers on one side during the day and another larger one on the other side at night. Plus, I've got a 300gph HOB pushing water from back glass to front. When they switch from day to night I can see little bits and pieces moving around the water. Hope this info helps.

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Old 05-07-2013, 02:13 PM   #13
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You can try a lettuce nubbranch but be carefully
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Old 05-07-2013, 03:40 PM   #14
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IMO, don't add any more to your bio load. Just keep up with manual removal, reduced feeding, and water changes until you get it under control.
Very good advice if you ask me. Also here is a good battle plan.

FantasyReef Databases-Viewing item "10 Step Plan for Nuisance Algae Control"
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Old 05-07-2013, 04:28 PM   #15
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Adding a tang helped with my hair algae problem. All my reefer friends said that it'll die off with time but I added a few more snails and a tang and the tang cleared 75% of the fuzziness within a week

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