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Old 10-10-2013, 10:34 PM   #311
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Unfortunately the update is that right now there is no progress. We have an issue with the electrical in the building right now & I'm on hold temporarily until it gets resolved. I'm hoping for some good news tomorrow though. I'm about ready to fill & cycle the tanks I just don't want to interrupt it while we have to disconnect the electricity to to the work as it hasn't been determined exactly what needs to be done & how long the power will be off. Crossing fingers things go smooth.
Just out of curiosity., and considering electrical issues ,..will you be installing a generator back up system ??
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Old 10-13-2013, 03:29 PM   #312
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Just out of curiosity., and considering electrical issues ,..will you be installing a generator back up system ??
Maybe at some point in the future. Right now I'm focusing on just getting enough power for what I need lol.
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Old 10-19-2013, 01:33 PM   #313
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This is about where I've left off until the electrical gets sorted out, which hopefully happens a week from today. Then I will continue with my plumbing.
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Old 10-20-2013, 06:06 AM   #314
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Looks amazing so far.., ( and expensive ) personally, i have enough trouble keeping my one tank running the way it should let alone a whole series if them :-/
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Old 10-20-2013, 02:08 PM   #315
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Looks amazing so far.., ( and expensive ) personally, i have enough trouble keeping my one tank running the way it should let alone a whole series if them :-/ Nice job
Lol, thanks. Yeah we all know this hobby isn't cheap. You are right about the maintenance that's for sure. The idea of scraping algae all the time isn't all that attractive. Labor of love I guess.
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Lol, thanks. Yeah we all know this hobby isn't cheap. You are right about the maintenance that's for sure. The idea of scraping algae all the time isn't all that attractive. Labor of love I guess.
If you hate scraping algae and emptying protein skimmers, you're in the wrong business! LOL
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If you hate scraping algae and emptying protein skimmers, you're in the wrong business! LOL
I'm not a fan of algae scraping but being a plumber skimmate smells like money to me!
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I had a hog farmer tell me that once.
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Old 10-22-2013, 09:56 AM   #319
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I'm not a fan of algae scraping but being a plumber skimmate smells like money to me!
I saw pictures of a septic tank clean out truck bearing the logo " your s#*% is my bread and butter ". It's sick ,true and funny all at the same time.
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I am not a fan of bad smelling hobbies, but the reef isn't too bad. Skim mate is the stinkiest thing I deal with. Now leaving brine shrimp out over night can gag a maggot.
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