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Old 02-28-2014, 08:34 PM   #211
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Thanks Red! i appreciate it. It looks like you are theonly one who actually follows this thread.lol
Yep, I'm surprised the chromis havent offed any their crew, still have all 6. Thats minus the one chromi that got into the overflow and then disappeared.

I researched the ladder slider and its a blue dotted goby. But alas, I just pulled the little guy outta the 40b, this is the last tiny fish I get, they are way too delicate. he was only about half an inch long and was supposed to grow up into a five inch fish. No more baby fish for me. :-(
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Old 02-28-2014, 08:55 PM   #212
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Awww, sorry. I know what you mean, it seems like the smaller fish I get the quicker it is to for them to pass. I guess bigger fish are more used to the stress of moving. I just cannot get over how big everyone is! Pootie is approaching three years this August....it really does not seem like that long ago that I joined AA.....I will have been here three years this July Time really flies!

I am going to make more water now to get my salinity down in the 29g. I really dislike using QT tanks, but it looks like I am going to have to in the future with my luck, LOL. My family tries to tell me that it is probably more stressful for the fish to endure all this salinity change, rather than just building up immunity to ich. I am not too sure about that thinking, however. Sorry for my rambling, I tend to do that these days.
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Old 03-02-2014, 08:01 PM   #213
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So I went on a shopping spree today. lol This means that I cant afford to upgrade my 1st gen radion to a 3rd gen like I had planned, but hey, I got ALOT of stuff this week so it's all good. Todays purchases are:
Gold headed sleeper goby for the 40g! Finally, another fish. And this one is alot bigger than the little sleeper that only lasted a day.
A bunch of turbo snails, one for the 40b and the rest for the 180g.
A cool striped serpent starfish for the 40b.
And a good amount of coral!!!!
Got some acans, 2, a nice hammer, gsp, a very cool mushroom, i think its a yuma, and some candy canes. Just got home so everything is floating, will take some photos when everything is squared away.
I dont believe I spent over $400 in the last like 4 days on aquaria. My husband would kill me! Hopefully he doesnt notice all the corals I got. But buy 2 and get one free was too much to pass up. lol
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Almost forgot, got three emerald crabs! love those guys!
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Old 03-02-2014, 08:12 PM   #215
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The 40b looks great!! Looking forward to more pics!

So how are the radion fixture? My lfs just started carrying them but seeing as I recently picked up 2 taotronics fixtures I won't be buying lights anytime soon, but they do have mp10's as well which I may end up buying at some point.
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I wanna see the acans! I'm always a sucker for nice acans
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Dr Tim's nitrifying bacteria worked for me also! Really great stuff! I had transferred everything from 1 tank to my new one in 2 days. Dr Tim's nitrifying bacteria helped me seed my new dry rock. all it needs is some ammonia to help it spread.
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yeah, I am impressed with the results I got. i also ordered the ammonia from them and used that. was really easy to dose the ammonia too, one drop per gallon, no guesswork as with regular ammonia lol. I have a little over half a bottle left that i will use for the 60g, even though I have all live rock for that. can't hurt is the way i am looking at it
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I love little Emeralds! Enjoy your new fish!
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Where are those pictures?
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