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Old 02-02-2014, 11:59 AM   #11
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Oh okay. I thought you were supplementing calcium. In that case, your salt has a high calcium content. I've never used reef crystals but I don't think reef crystals have that much calcium inside. Anyways, 600ppm is not going to negatively effect your mushrooms. If anything you'd see a white buildup of calcium on your equipment (filters, heaters). A water change is your best bet, mushrooms are pretty hardy.
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I'm going to test the calcium again right now and see if I get a different result. Standby. Lol
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Old 02-02-2014, 12:10 PM   #13
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Still getting about 560ppm
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Old 02-03-2014, 04:17 PM   #14
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How's the mushroom doing?
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Old 02-03-2014, 04:20 PM   #15
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Whatever issue is going on, it appears that water changes will solve all of these issues. Are you doing them weekly? Hopefully things are doing better.
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It's still not opening up. I change 10-15 gallons a week on my 92 gallon. He is still spewing. He was fine for the past few weeks until the other day. All my other corals are doing fine
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Old 02-03-2014, 04:30 PM   #18
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I did last night change my two blue t5's to new bulbs. I don't know when they were last changed. I've only had this setup about a month. I went to the new Red Sea 440 or 460nm bulbs. Maybe that will help. I need to replace the MH bulbs now. It has 20,000 in there now. Someone suggested I use the 14000. Any opinions?
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I doubt this is a lighting issue. How are the parameters now? Things look much better than the last picture you posted.
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I will check Params this evening. Right now I'm steady dumping my skimmer cuz my dumb butt thought it would be a good idea to put some stress coat in it. Now I have my skimmer on the lowest setting and it's constantly bubbling over.
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