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Old 04-18-2014, 10:05 AM   #11
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Ok so really, mushrooms only require lighting and water flow?
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And stable params/trace element levels
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Alright got it, keep the levels stable. Ok so what else besides mushrooms would you recommend for a tank this size?
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It will depend on your lighting. Other low light easy corals include zoanthids, Xenia, green star polyps. Increasing light, and you could keep lps like hammer corals, torch, frogspawn, Duncan's, acans, trumpet coral.
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Wow this is great, I was afraid I wasn't able to do any types of coral. Thank you very much, I did a little research and what is your opinion on duel t5s, so a blue with actinic and a white daylight?
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I would want at least 4 bulb unit (low-moderate light) or 6 (high light)
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Old 04-18-2014, 11:20 AM   #17
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Wow this is great, I was afraid I wasn't able to do any types of coral. Thank you very much, I did a little research and what is your opinion on duel t5s, so a blue with actinic and a white daylight?
On a 20 that is probably low-medium light. You could definitely do softies and some lps. Maybe go for a 4 bulb fixture. They odyssea ones are only like $60 I think.
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Ok I just looked at the odyssea ones, but you don't need any special bulb with that, just the 6500 k?
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Is your tank a 20 long? Here's the one for a 20 long. It should come with 2 10k bulbs and 2 actinic ones. You don't want the plant version that comes with the 6500 k bulbs.http://www.aquatraders.com/30-inch-4...e-p/52303s.htm
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It's a 20 high, sorry I should have clarified.
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