Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Saltwater and Reef > Saltwater & Reef - Getting Started
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
 
Old 10-08-2014, 05:42 AM   #201
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Un5tab1e's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 296
I've been trying to get it taken care of. Started running chemipure, lowered light cycle and have been removing it.
__________________

__________________
Un5tab1e is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2014, 10:22 PM   #202
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Un5tab1e's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 296
Guess I'm going to start doin an extra 10g wc every week. Took my rock out in a tub of tank water and scrubbed it good. Going to lower my light cycle to 5 hours. Hopefully I can get an rodi unit soon.
__________________

__________________
Un5tab1e is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-09-2014, 12:50 AM   #203
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Krogman's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Location: Memphis
Posts: 246
I feel your pain on the hair algae. My rocks came covered, a good 70%ish.
__________________
Krogman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2014, 04:14 PM   #204
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Un5tab1e's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 296
Tank is looking better since I scrubbed the rock. Started running phosguard in my ac70 also. Here's some new arrivals.

Sent from my HTC6525LVW using Aquarium Advice mobile app
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	1413054836182.jpg
Views:	77
Size:	183.7 KB
ID:	252518   Click image for larger version

Name:	1413054848428.jpg
Views:	76
Size:	119.4 KB
ID:	252519  

Click image for larger version

Name:	1413054860661.jpg
Views:	79
Size:	108.9 KB
ID:	252520  
__________________
Un5tab1e is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2014, 04:24 PM   #205
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
BigRedsReefs10's Avatar

POTM Champion
 
Join Date: Dec 2013
Posts: 4,901
The nem was probably a bad idea, they don't do well in young tanks. IMHO you'd be best off returning that
__________________
BigRedsReefs10 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2014, 04:30 PM   #206
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Un5tab1e's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 296
It was a freebee. Figured I'd try it a for a bit. There have been 3 closed up in the lfs tank for a month. I may be wrong in doing so but, I feel maybe it's better off. All there sw animals sit in water that is off the charts salinity wise with regular Wal-Mart hood lights. I almost died when I saw 1 green and 1 ruby mandarins starving in their tanks mixed in with aggressive fish.

If the nemmy starts doing bad I will take it a friend's mature tank and let him have it.
__________________
Un5tab1e is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-11-2014, 04:32 PM   #207
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Un5tab1e's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 296
Thanks for the advise though. I do listen to you guys. I really want this tank to succeed so I can hopefully upgrade to a 40b and use this 29 as a sump
__________________
Un5tab1e is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-13-2014, 02:49 PM   #208
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Un5tab1e's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 296
Got a nice hairy mushroom and piece of lr from a friend's tank.

Sent from my HTC6525LVW using Aquarium Advice mobile app
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	1413222546478.jpg
Views:	77
Size:	201.7 KB
ID:	252759  
__________________
Un5tab1e is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-13-2014, 06:51 PM   #209
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Un5tab1e's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 296
Found some new hitchhiker's today. These started peeking out from under my live rock today. And my snail also has a side kick

Sent from my HTC6525LVW using Aquarium Advice mobile app
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	1413237080940.jpg
Views:	80
Size:	169.4 KB
ID:	252786   Click image for larger version

Name:	1413237109283.jpg
Views:	80
Size:	178.5 KB
ID:	252787  

__________________
Un5tab1e is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-13-2014, 07:02 PM   #210
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
bribo12's Avatar

Tank of the Month Award
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: Maryland
Posts: 9,470
Nice hairy shroom! (That sounded dirty )


Sent from my iPhone using Aquarium Advice
__________________
20 Gallon SPS reef
29 Gallon FW "fat catfish" tank
20 Gallon Long Dart Frogs "Zig" and "Zag"
bribo12 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-13-2014, 07:07 PM   #211
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Un5tab1e's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 296
Thanks. I didn't really want it because it's taken over his tank and is really white under his lights. I love the green tint it has in my tank though I'll have to read up on controlling its growth.
__________________
Un5tab1e is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-16-2014, 08:07 PM   #212
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Un5tab1e's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 296
Ok ladies and gents don't laugh at the seaclown. Its working and quiet after a lil super glue. Is this cyano in the tube? Its also in my ac70.

Sent from my HTC6525LVW using Aquarium Advice mobile app
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	1413500853051.jpg
Views:	87
Size:	155.4 KB
ID:	253146  
__________________
Un5tab1e is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-16-2014, 08:37 PM   #213
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Un5tab1e's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 296
Think it's diatom....crosses fingers

Sent from my HTC6525LVW using Aquarium Advice mobile app
__________________
Un5tab1e is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-16-2014, 08:40 PM   #214
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
BigRedsReefs10's Avatar

POTM Champion
 
Join Date: Dec 2013
Posts: 4,901
Just algae, downside of transparent tubes/pipes.
__________________
BigRedsReefs10 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-17-2014, 03:14 PM   #215
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Un5tab1e's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 296
Couple FTS

Sent from my HTC6525LVW using Aquarium Advice mobile app
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	1413569636243.jpg
Views:	89
Size:	138.7 KB
ID:	253224   Click image for larger version

Name:	1413569664096.jpg
Views:	85
Size:	211.2 KB
ID:	253225  

Click image for larger version

Name:	1413569686530.jpg
Views:	85
Size:	214.8 KB
ID:	253226  
__________________
Un5tab1e is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-18-2014, 12:32 AM   #216
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Un5tab1e's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 296
Got some new goodies. Torch, red people eaters and a couple purple hornet polyps. Get pics when it all opens.

Sent from my HTC6525LVW using Aquarium Advice mobile app
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	1413603149546.jpg
Views:	85
Size:	144.7 KB
ID:	253281  
__________________
Un5tab1e is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-18-2014, 03:30 AM   #217
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Nevada
Posts: 320
Great looking tank,fish and corals!
__________________
Criptix
2.5 gallon home of Gillbert the Crowntail Betta
40g breeder awaiting fish
Criptix is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-18-2014, 03:43 AM   #218
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Un5tab1e's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 296
Thanks. I tried getting a 40b today because Petco was out last week for the dollar a gallon sale. They wanted 170 dollars for one. 55's where cheaper

Sent from my HTC6525LVW using Aquarium Advice mobile app
__________________
Un5tab1e is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-18-2014, 12:25 PM   #219
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Un5tab1e's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 296
Woke up to 2 skunk cleaner antenna this morning. Freaked me out as I only had one. He wasnt moving much last night. Guess its cause he was molting

Sent from my HTC6525LVW using Aquarium Advice mobile app
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	1413645935100.jpg
Views:	91
Size:	101.9 KB
ID:	253309  
__________________
Un5tab1e is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-20-2014, 07:34 PM   #220
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Un5tab1e's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 296
Pics

Sent from my HTC6525LVW using Aquarium Advice mobile app
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	1413844373155.jpg
Views:	81
Size:	202.1 KB
ID:	253543   Click image for larger version

Name:	1413844387729.jpg
Views:	81
Size:	208.3 KB
ID:	253544  

Click image for larger version

Name:	1413844413942.jpg
Views:	73
Size:	170.3 KB
ID:	253545   Click image for larger version

Name:	1413844428617.jpg
Views:	74
Size:	207.8 KB
ID:	253546  

__________________

__________________
Un5tab1e is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
reef

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Biocube 29 first sw adventure Chrisbraz Nano Reefs 62 02-15-2015 01:11 PM
My first saltwater tank adventure :) scoles_b Member Introductions 3 02-19-2013 11:12 PM
my first adventure into the new world RLBeausoleil Cichlid Discussion 3 07-19-2012 10:57 PM
my first Big Adventure untraceable726 Saltwater Fish Only & FOWLR 6 09-19-2010 11:03 AM
My first trip to Aquarium Adventure flipz Midwest & the Dakotas 1 08-14-2005 10:33 PM







» Photo Contest Winners







All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:29 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.