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Old 01-19-2006, 07:46 PM   #1
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Coraline algea

Who scrapes coraline growth from their tank? How often

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I do and untill i can't see thru the glass. lol I am getting ready to do a cleaning.
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I have to scrape about every 2 weeks.
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Old 01-19-2006, 11:35 PM   #4
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I scrape the front glass weekly and the sides about every other week.
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My mag float seems to take care of the buildup. I hit the glass about once a week.

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I only scrape off the front glass, and then only about once a month. I leave the sides and back alone.
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I scraped the front and sides, but always left the back
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I let the back go as well.
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We use a ReefGadget to get our glass clean and we do that once or twice a week. It takes care of any coraline on the front and sides before it has a chance to take hold so there's never any to really scrape.
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Front glass daily back and sides every few weeks.
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Old 01-20-2006, 08:08 PM   #12
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Front and sides several times a week. I leave the back alone.

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Old 01-20-2006, 08:33 PM   #13
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the reefgadget works wonders... Great little tool, no more getting my hands wet using the razor blade.

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My mag float seems to take care of the buildup. I hit the glass about once a week.

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If your magfloat is taking it off then its not likely coraline. My mag wont touch it. Has to be scraped.
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