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Old 04-26-2013, 01:25 AM   #1
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Red slime

How do I get rid of red slime in my tank that's on my sand bed?
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Old 04-27-2013, 11:22 PM   #2
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I would recommend getting a good clean up crew. The best price I've been able to find are from these guys Reef Cleaners| Clean up Crews and Macroalgae , and they even throw in some extras. I started using RO water and got a cleanup crew and it cleared my problem with diatoms and red slime right up.
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How long has the tank been set up? It's common to go through this stage during the first year a tank is setup. I had it really bad but I just keep cleaning and doing water changes and it went away on its own in a few weeks.
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