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Old 02-22-2014, 09:07 AM   #1
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Hi sorry for delay in introducing ourselfs, we recently brought a second hand juwel tank approx 325 litres 3 weeks ago it was in a bit of a state when we got it meaning it wasn't looked after atall. it included a pair of black clowns, 1 yellow tang & 1 star fish and 2 gobys. a sea urchin and a shrimp some live rock. we have added ourselves a red bubble anemone, a little white anemone and an ex star fish a crab, some hermit crabs and snails and a coral. being new we discovered that the nitrates were very high over 100 and have for the last 3 weeks been doing lots of water changes and have changed all the sand and replaced with new live sand. at last we now have a reading of between 5-8, and all fish etc now seem really happy to be honest they have always seemed ok anyway.

lighting we have 2 t5 blues, 2 tmc led 600 white and 1 blue and would be grateful for any advise on recommended lighting times.

we also 4 power heads,sump, 4 water heaters, pump and a v2 protein skimmer. we would like to start adding some additional fish and would also be grateful on what we could add to what we already have.

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