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Old 03-28-2014, 05:37 PM   #341
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Well, lets see if I can link the video. lol

Took two tries with the iphone to upload it, I much prefer my regular camera, next time!

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Nice video, I love those cute little Clowns! My Clown has been naughty, he somehow got in the return compartment of the cube! Boy, was that a blast catching him! Lol
Congrats on getting an iPhone! I don't know I'd you remember but I am a little iPhone crazy myself. If you ever need help, let me know! (I am not sure about the blue though, sorry ) Which iPhone did you get?
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Old 03-28-2014, 05:43 PM   #342
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I am running the bulk reef supply 5 stage deluxe ro/di unit with an extra membrane, so I get over 150gpd outta mine. But then again most people dont need as much water as I do. lol

Hey, red I can just watch those silly little clowns for hours, I have always had a spot in my heart for those little buggers. I missed having baby clowns, I;d forgotten how cute they were. lol
I may need some iphone help, this is my first one and I am still learning. Seems very very simple though which I like. I am getting some serious phone hate from friends though, I guess you either love em or hate them. lol Now to just figure out the settings and I may be doing better. haha

An update on the almost re-starting 60g cube! The stand I have been promised will be available for pickup tomorrow sometime. Its about fricking time I say, ordered it before christmas. But i am also planning on going up to Orlando afterwards and getting two new tangs for the 180g and we'll just see what else they have.
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Old 03-28-2014, 06:03 PM   #343
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I really like the simplicity of iPhones too. Sometimes too much customization can get stressful!

I am so glad you are getting the stand....time for the restart!! Yes, do keep us updated on any new fish acquisitions; I am overdue for a fish shopping trip soon, until then I shall live vicariously!
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Old 03-29-2014, 03:14 PM   #344
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Did you get new lights? What are you running in the 40g? Its looking good.
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Old 03-29-2014, 06:34 PM   #345
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Hi Carey! Its been a few years since we last chatted here, I hope you're well if I can add my 2cents worth regarding the blue light issue with camera phones. Unfortunately its a white balance issue that can only really be solved by doind a pre-set white balance using a DSLR. Phone cams don't have this ability and tend to see most lights with a blue hue, especially aquarium lights. Annoying lol

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Old 03-29-2014, 06:48 PM   #346
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Actually I stand corrected, my phone has several white balance settings, yours might too. Try eachbone till the white balance is correct then you can put your sunglasses down

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Old 03-29-2014, 08:43 PM   #347
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Thanks kenny, I need to play with the phone and see what it has available. Still havent had a chance to get to it. lol

I am running the new orbit led's over the 40b right now and am quite impressed with them so far. Keep in mind the 40 is a somewhat shallow tank so the medium light level seems to be working out. I also had to tone the intensity down from 100% to 60%, I started burning the edges of my stunner chalice.

I did not get my stand today for the 60g rimless. Waaaay too much rain to transport it in the back of a pickup truck for the time it would take to get it back here so I am again, with no stand. :-(
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Old 03-29-2014, 09:18 PM   #348
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Waaaay too much rain to transport it in the back of a pickup truck for the time it would take to get it back here so I am again, with no stand. :-(
Man, you guys had the bad rain too! It stopped me from getting a 40b stand. Tornado warnings all over. Dang Florida.
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Yeah it was so bad over here, couldnt even see the road. Didnt wanna chance the half hour plus drive in the rain with the new stand.

Just chatted with the lfs guy and now I cant pick it up til Thursday it seems. I am hoping we can make other arrangements. Dont wanna wait that long LOL
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Not as much sunshine as they advertise.

Quick questions, where did you get your stand for this tank?
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