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Old 03-10-2013, 02:40 PM   #41
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How about salinity I put some salt in but not to where my tank is cuz I wasn't sure.. And didn't wanna waste to much salt if I don't have too... Also how long should it soak in there
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Old 03-10-2013, 02:49 PM   #42
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I'd let it soak till all the ice melt is disolved out then soak in tank water, my understanding is that rock salt or ice melt is very different from marine salt and you probably shouldn't risk putting too much in your tank
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Lol so I really wanted to start this tank but didn't really have cash for light so I engineered a t8... hyperdrived t12 combo lol you guys should get a good laugh from this
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I'd let it soak till all the ice melt is disolved out then soak in tank water, my understanding is that rock salt or ice melt is very different from marine salt and you probably shouldn't risk putting too much in your tank
What is ice melt... Is that the white salt that was coming off of rock
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Old 03-10-2013, 06:57 PM   #45
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What is ice melt... Is that the white salt that was coming off of rock
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Old 03-10-2013, 07:18 PM   #46
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the other thread is about making your own live rock using hardware store ingredients
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Old 03-12-2013, 01:55 PM   #47
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Ok I know it's normal but the diatom outbreak is hideous
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Update too tank I now have a pair of clowns a zoanthid frag and a two headed frog spawn... Also picking up my quad t5ho tomorrow
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Got my light fixture today 4 bulb t5 ho one aqua blue bulb one pure actinic and 2 actinic+
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Old 03-14-2013, 12:52 AM   #50
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I also just got back from the lfs with a lobo... Suncoral... Pink zoos... A bubble coral he said wasn't doing to hot and gave to me for free... Another Mexican turbo... And a teal and red encrusting coral forget what it's called
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