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Old 11-16-2012, 03:39 PM   #91
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Any Idea on what other fish to get? I currently have 1 yellow tang & a pair of clowns.
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Old 11-16-2012, 04:00 PM   #92
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Old 11-17-2012, 09:42 AM   #93
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Personally, I really like my 3 chromis. Yellow headed jawfish is very cute and fun to watch move rocks around the outside of her burrow. Carpenters wrasse is beautiful.
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Old 11-17-2012, 05:25 PM   #94
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Just got some more live rock from a buddy at Work. Didn't use it all but it was like 40 lbs for $40. Here's an update pic


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Old 11-19-2012, 03:34 AM   #95
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Just a small update, i purchased a refractometer just to have since the cheap hyro-meter is a pain sometimes if there's air bubbles on the arrow and even if i knock it they don't budge.

I also just gave in and bought a protein skimmer. I went with the Reef Octopus bh-100 it was $135 shipped, so hopefully will get that in 10 days or less.

Had a small diatom problem but heard its normal and will go away eventually. Still waiting on my ro/di machine to get here I bought last week still no shipping info for the tracking number so I can do a water change. I might have to swing by petco this weekend coming up to buy 5g of pre-mixed salt water and do a change.

That's pretty much it for now. My tang and pair of clowns are doing great. Still thinking about what to add next...
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Old 11-19-2012, 08:11 AM   #96
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Great deal on that lr. I am green with envy.
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Old 11-19-2012, 12:54 PM   #97
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Great deal on that lr. I am green with envy.
Thank you, besides maybe 3 rocks = 20 lbs or so I got all my rock from people on craigslist. Highly recommended $$ saver for sure.

I'm excited to hook up my skimmer when I get it and see how much junk it pulls out!
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Looking awesome man! You are stealing some LR man! I wish I had those deals. I walked in my LFS and told them that I have $80 (birthday gift certificates), give me as much LR as I can get. I got 10lbs lol. Still need about 40 more lbs so I would love to find a good deal on some LR.
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Thanks guys! I learned a lot from this post. Going now to shake my amonia bottles!!
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Old 11-20-2012, 10:23 AM   #100
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Thanks guys! I learned a lot from this post. Going now to shake my amonia bottles!!
That sounds like fun!! Haha
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