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Old 11-18-2011, 04:23 PM   #511
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hahaha put on a swim suit and figure out how much volume you displace. time to go for a swim? what about your reaching stick? and if none of that works... oh well right?
Lol. I would almost have to empty the tank!!! Lol.
Reaching it isn't the problem- its getting behind all that rock!
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Old 11-18-2011, 04:34 PM   #512
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Also, I have a question for power heads. I have two in the tank. Because I had minimal rock I only had my 2800 running. Now- even with all the additional rock- two power heads creates too much current. I don't see any dead spots in water movement. Is it ok to just leave the one running? My second power head is only a 1400.
Get a wave maker and alternate one to the other.
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Get a wave maker and alternate one to the other.
Lol. I really want to, but they are kinda expensive
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well it looks great i like the slopes. you did a great job!!!

that was a great find on craigslist. hope you sell that tank fast.
Btw- I'm gonna try to catch the purple tang today. Since my other tangs are trying to claim dominance again I figure now is the best time. Wish me luck!
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Old 11-18-2011, 04:51 PM   #515
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Your tank looks great. Good luck with the tang.
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Old 11-18-2011, 07:43 PM   #516
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Got him!
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Woohoooo!!!!! Congrats. I will sleep easy tonight
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Got him!
Congrats on catching him!

I just want to make sure I get it, you needed to take the Tang out because he was being picked on? Thanks, I am behind!
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Congrats on catching him!

I just want to make sure I get it, you needed to take the Tang out because he was being picked on? Thanks, I am behind!
Noooo. Lol. This is a new tang. Caught from another tank
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