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Old 10-30-2012, 09:26 PM   #11
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I would run just power heads and heater I would think the temp drop would be the worse thing
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Old 10-30-2012, 09:43 PM   #12
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The heater is blowing the fuse in my car everytime I turn it on. We are trying with a heating pad on top of the glass lids under the blankets. The temp is at 72.... All the fish I can see are still alive and the cleaner shrimp is still cleaning everything. He'd probably be the first to go so we might not lose ALL our stock... I'm just a mess over this. I have a newborn too. We have no power water or heat. Ugh.
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Old 10-30-2012, 09:53 PM   #13
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you could red neck it up pull the battery out split the converter you have straight wire it to the battery and plug a power strip in the converter sure its not the best way but it would work
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Old 10-31-2012, 07:31 AM   #14
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Does anyone know what the lowest possible water temp could be to keep fish and corals alive??? I'm really freaking out and feeling soooo guilty that my tank is slowly dying.
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Old 10-31-2012, 07:41 AM   #15
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I'm sure theyll die of not having light before they'll die of temp. :/
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Old 10-31-2012, 09:20 AM   #16
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They know how to survive. Just keep doing what your doing. My tanks were in the low 90s this summer if its a slow change they will adapt. You will be surprised at how durable they are when need to be.Hang in there!
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Old 11-01-2012, 12:01 AM   #17
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Finally just got power back! Keeping lights off for a bit and slowly bringing temp up. Fish look stressed buy hopefully they'll pull through. Corals look like crap. Can't find the bta. Inverts (cleaner shrimp included) are all accounted for and looking good! We will see what happens now. Goodnight!!!
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GREAT NEWS! We were luckily spared from the worst of the storm here in mass. Hopefully everthing goes back to normal soon for you.
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Hope all is well
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Old 11-02-2012, 12:17 PM   #20
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Well we lost the half black angel today. Hope that's the only casualty.
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