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Old 02-09-2014, 11:11 PM   #1
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Help white stuff in my new tank

I just started running this tank as of 2-8-14 and now there white stuff that kind slimy here a pic plz help me I'm new to the salt tank world plz help thk u nick
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Old 02-09-2014, 11:56 PM   #2
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White stuff? Tell us a bit more about the tank set up - filtration? Equipment? what did you use to cycle the tank? What size is it? I take you have no livestock yet and I see sand but how much rock do you have in there?
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White stuff? Tell us a bit more about the tank set up - filtration? Equipment? what did you use to cycle the tank? What size is it? I take you have no livestock yet and I see sand but how much rock do you have in there?



I have like 40 pounds of live sand and two back wall pumps and a heater set at 76 the tank is a 30 gal than I have like I think 20 pound of live rock, this white stuff that is in the pick I had scraped off is slimy, like I said in new at this so plz work with me
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Looks like dust from the sand.
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It can't be sand it was white and slimy I had scrape it off with a box cut
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What kind of water are you using? White and slimy is very curious!
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Are the back wall pumps powerheads? Or return pumps to a sump?
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Help white stuff in my new tank

Ok as of now it's starting to go away does any one know what it is
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When should I do my first water change
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What were your water test results?
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