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Old 05-28-2012, 10:46 PM   #31
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Well that does suck. Just be aware things can go wrong and if it does i would be looking at your water source. Algae could cause you some problems.
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Old 05-28-2012, 11:13 PM   #32
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Ok so I put an add on my local aquarium clubs boards and got a fast reply I am buying 20 gallons of rodi water a month for 20$ that will cover my 1/4 tank water changes every week. Thank god I dodged that bullet
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Old 05-28-2012, 11:20 PM   #33
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On another note I also ordered a rio mini hob skimmer for up to 20 gallons 30$, and my live rock I got local from a member for 40$ for 20lbs, my sand Carib sea white 20$ for 20lbs, my 2 mp10 powerheads for 150$, omega one marine food 20$, my refractometer 80$, already have my 20 gallon tank and API master test kit.

I think I got everything I need now just playing the fed ex waiting game lol? Anything else I am missing?

Also I found a site in Canada that sells ro/di systems for 125$ shipping inc is that a fair price?
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Old 05-28-2012, 11:24 PM   #34
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On another note I also ordered a rio mini hob skimmer for up to 20 gallons 30$, and my live rock I got local from a member for 40$ for 20lbs, my sand Carib sea white 20$ for 20lbs, my 2 mp10 powerheads for 150$, omega one marine food 20$, my refractometer 80$, already have my 20 gallon tank and API master test kit.

I think I got everything I need now just playing the fed ex waiting game lol? Anything else I am missing?

Also I found a site in Canada that sells ro/di systems for 125$ shipping inc is that a fair price?
Where on gods green earth did you get 2 mp10's for 150 you lucky bastard lol. I had to pay full price new for my one for 230. Im completely jealous lol. Sounds like you got hooked up on a lot of good stuff.
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Old 05-28-2012, 11:34 PM   #35
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Everything was from a local member from our local fourm who bought all this stuff to set up his tank and found out he was having a baby so I got it all for a song and dance

Sand and food is coming from big als online I was gonna order everything from big als until I came across this deal so i canceled my order. everything is still unopened in box even the 2 mp10's I am super happy these deals don't happen often
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Old 05-29-2012, 12:06 AM   #36
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Everything was from a local member from our local fourm who bought all this stuff to set up his tank and found out he was having a baby so I got it all for a song and dance

Sand and food is coming from big als online I was gonna order everything from big als until I came across this deal so i canceled my order. everything is still unopened in box even the 2 mp10's I am super happy these deals don't happen often
No they dont, awesome luck on the find.
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Old 05-29-2012, 01:51 AM   #37
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No they dont, awesome luck on the find.
So what do you got for a tank and what equipment are you running, stock ect...?
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Old 05-29-2012, 03:29 AM   #38
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Well my main tank at the moment is a 29g mixed reef, pair of ocellaris clowns, lawnmower blenny and scooter blennie, sandsifting star, cleaner shrimp, assorted hermits and snails. Sps,lps, and softies.

150w metal halide 14k
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35lbs live rock
2" sandbed

Also have a 2 other tanks thats have just been running without much in them besides a few fish and rock. Have had many tanks over the years.
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That's a really nice tank hold your head up high. And I know all about MTS I have about 15 fresh tanks but this is my first salty.
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That's a really nice tank hold your head up high. And I know all about MTS I have about 15 fresh tanks but this is my first salty.
Thanks, believe it or not ive never tried my hand at freshwater unless you count the three goldfish larry, curly and moe i had when i was 5 lol
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