Been extra busy lately. The little guy is now about 2". He was 7/8" when I got him. He eats lots of ghost shrimp and damsels. Still have the Chromis... Can't get him convinced on frozen food yet.
I am not running a skimmer on this tank. Though since I've added a few damsels for color and meals, I have stepped up my PWC
's to 8 gal
/ week. Though it wasn't necessary.
I recently, last week, upgraded the lights to RapidLed's retrofit. The lights are great, but it didn't help as much with the heat as I'd hoped. My tank runs, with no powerhead at 90.1 - 91 degrees. So far no losses because of it, oh well, maybe the urchin - only made it two weeks... Ate like a pig though.
With the LED
's I'm down to 85... Far from good, but I swear everything is growing like mad, especially the macro algae in the display.
I so do not want to buy a chiller, but alas, I have run out of options I think.
Here are some pics: