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Old 09-13-2011, 01:29 AM   #1151
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ha, we where just talking about egg crate over in the 40g build. thats a good idea. and i may use it on my sump to keep up the o2 exchange.

hows your big tank coming along? any updates i can go read about?
Yes, but needed to open a separate thread for that in the hardware/equip area due to issues... Again LOL but it's going well. More updates tomorrow
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Old 09-13-2011, 01:39 AM   #1152
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thats a heck of a deal with your lights having a mind of their own.

bulb or fixture problem?!
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Old 09-13-2011, 01:43 AM   #1153
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thats a heck of a deal with your lights having a mind of their own.

bulb or fixture problem?!
I know, and it sux! I just hope it is NOT the fixture... That would be #3 =>.<=
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lol have they picked up your other 2? and this one is free of all blemishes?
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Old 09-13-2011, 02:13 AM   #1155
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lol have they picked up your other 2? and this one is free of all blemishes?
Ups will pick em up tomorrow (((

The third fixture was wrapped like 30 time, there are still MINOR things but nothing worth complaining about LOL
I just pray it's working
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Uhhhhhhh........ Thoughts?
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Uhhhhhhh........ Thoughts?
Diatoms, get a cuc and it'll be gone in no time. Also over feeding cause them....
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i think thats actually part of having a new tank
reduce feeding (we all know coffeewitch LOVES to feed his little buddies), and have the powerheads pointed towards it (or increase flow... but i think yours is actually pretty good)
how long are the lights on?!
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lol do i really repeat myself that much? man what a bore. still no cuc, we where going to order it last weekend then it was the holiday and i thought it would have thrown the order off.


lights are on for about 10-12 hours a day. i have 2 1400 gph powerheads. sand sifting starfish should be well fed right? there is patch of white that i think he patrols.
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lol do i really repeat myself that much? man what a bore. still no cuc, we where going to order it last weekend then it was the holiday and i thought it would have thrown the order off.

lights are on for about 10-12 hours a day. i have 2 1400 gph powerheads. sand sifting starfish should be well fed right? there is patch of white that i think he patrols.
Turn ur lights down to 7 hours... Will help out.
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