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Forum: Chico Reef Club 01/12/2008, 02:48 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,451
Posted By boviac
So sorry for your loss. Yes, lack of water...

So sorry for your loss. Yes, lack of water circulation is deadly pretty fast with a high fish load (bio-load). And the sad thing is once one fish goes so does the water quality further beyond...
Forum: Marine Aquarists Roundtable of Sacramento (MARS) 01/12/2008, 12:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 394
Posted By boviac
Some one up here had the same type. He plugged...

Some one up here had the same type. He plugged them in and flooded the entire garage with light! :eek:

I think algea growth on glass will be just one of the many problems you would have if you...
Forum: Marine Aquarists Roundtable of Sacramento (MARS) 01/11/2008, 12:52 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,245
Posted By boviac
Yeah... but what I'm talking about is their eyes...

Yeah... but what I'm talking about is their eyes are on the road but nobody's home because they're off wherever their converstation has taken them... Does not respond to outside stimuli... :D
...
Forum: Marine Aquarists Roundtable of Sacramento (MARS) 01/11/2008, 12:27 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,245
Posted By boviac
I love our bureacracy... trying so hard and still...

I love our bureacracy... trying so hard and still missing the mark. Multiple studies have shown it is not only is the texting or dialing that is distracting but moreover, the actual conversation...
Forum: Marine Aquarists Roundtable of Sacramento (MARS) 01/11/2008, 11:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 519
Posted By boviac
Couldn't agree more. I remember when I first got...

Couldn't agree more. I remember when I first got XP and turned it on bam. There it was - ready. But amazing after five years is it? after I install all the updates.................... Yeah it...
Forum: Marine Aquarists Roundtable of Sacramento (MARS) 01/10/2008, 05:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 222
Posted By boviac
Welcome and Good luck. RO/DI units don't get...

Welcome and Good luck. RO/DI units don't get upgraded too often. I bought mine five years ago and I see it lasting at least 10 more. I just change the filters, membrane, and DI resin. Doesn't...
Forum: Marine Aquarists Roundtable of Sacramento (MARS) 01/10/2008, 05:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 519
Posted By boviac
OT - continued: Yeah XP Windows installer here...

OT - continued: Yeah XP Windows installer here too. :) Already planing my next wipe and reinstall :( including I think down to about a 15 minute call to microsoft to tell them - or more likely -...
Forum: Redding Area Reef Enthusiasts (R.A.R.E) 01/10/2008, 01:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 436
Posted By boviac
Oh and it's not a white elephant swap or whatever...

Oh and it's not a white elephant swap or whatever anyone calls it. Not a direct swap. You arrive at the frag swap- donate your corals, they go to the appropriate table: Soft, LPS, SPS, etc. you...
Forum: Redding Area Reef Enthusiasts (R.A.R.E) 01/10/2008, 01:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 436
Posted By boviac
Uh.. Frags are generally rock rubble, calcerious...

Uh.. Frags are generally rock rubble, calcerious coral piecees, plugs or some other thing that you have a generally smaller piece (i.e. frag) of coral growing on but not really large enough for a...
Forum: Marine Aquarists Roundtable of Sacramento (MARS) 01/10/2008, 01:05 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 696
Posted By boviac
Yup... unless you've got a battery backup (i.e....

Yup... unless you've got a battery backup (i.e. NOT a sole, grid-tied system).

Glad to hear Auto-Start Generators will switch back. Thanks for the info Steve - you are the true MARS electrictian...
Forum: Chico Reef Club 01/10/2008, 12:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 472
Posted By boviac
MARS member for raffle participation? ...

MARS member for raffle participation?


dunno... Couldn't hurt to ask. :D
Forum: Chico Reef Club 01/10/2008, 12:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,451
Posted By boviac
I was actually following my own recomendation and...

I was actually following my own recomendation and reading the thread link.

I want you all to know back in November I did NOT see THIS coming. However, reading it again now, you can say I may...
Forum: Chico Reef Club 01/10/2008, 12:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 821
Posted By boviac
Hey Josh - Friend... ;) :D... So glad to...

Hey Josh - Friend... ;) :D...

So glad to hear you were able get a generator and keep everything alive and your girls sane. ;)

See you at the meeting!
Forum: Chico Reef Club 01/10/2008, 12:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 352
Posted By boviac
Thanks Josh! In a way, it is my own fault...

Thanks Josh!

In a way, it is my own fault too. It was indicating to me that it was 'acting up' and I almost took it out but... imagine this, I got distracted with something! And further, I...
Forum: Marine Aquarists Roundtable of Sacramento (MARS) 01/09/2008, 03:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 439
Posted By boviac
I second everything that was said here except I...

I second everything that was said here except I believe for nearly all situations (except maybe major earthquakes) glass and acrylic bonds are strong enough as long as they are made correctly.
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Forum: Chico Reef Club 01/09/2008, 03:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 472
Posted By boviac
Hey Matt, Great input! :D Thanks for...

Hey Matt,

Great input! :D Thanks for offering the contribution of the needed speaker requirements. Yeah, I think getting a projector may not be too hard. Maybe we can get Round Table to pony...
Forum: Chico Reef Club 01/09/2008, 01:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 472
Posted By boviac
Posted Originally on ChicoReefClub.com ...

Posted Originally on ChicoReefClub.com

underwaterparadise January 8th 2008, 05:33 pm
I doubt I can make the meeting but if someone can stop by the store I will donate a couple frags for the...
Forum: Chico Reef Club 01/09/2008, 01:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 472
Posted By boviac
I'm going to go out on a limb and ask for speaker...

I'm going to go out on a limb and ask for speaker requests...

I know we are no where near ready for that. We don't have a screen, projector, or laptop with powerpoint. Further, a microphone or...
Forum: Marine Aquarists Roundtable of Sacramento (MARS) 01/09/2008, 12:04 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 696
Posted By boviac
To that matter further, a solar photovoltaic...

To that matter further, a solar photovoltaic system (which I am ALL For BTW), wouldn't be much help as you can see it is our generally winter weather that causes the power to go out. Winter =...
Forum: Marine Aquarists Roundtable of Sacramento (MARS) 01/09/2008, 11:58 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 696
Posted By boviac
One thing to note with the auto-start generators....

One thing to note with the auto-start generators. There's still a startup/warmup phase of the generator and there is not instantaneous transfer. You will loose your energy source once the grid goes...
Forum: Marine Aquarists Roundtable of Sacramento (MARS) 01/09/2008, 11:20 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,315
Posted By boviac
Great! Thanks for the reply! Post the link and...

Great! Thanks for the reply! Post the link and You can happily have my $9 or $18 if I can haul down my wife & kid.
Forum: Marine Aquarists Roundtable of Sacramento (MARS) 01/08/2008, 09:16 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,315
Posted By boviac
Maybe I missed it somewhere but to who's paypal...

Maybe I missed it somewhere but to who's paypal account are we supposed to prepay?

I don't think I'm going to miss out on this on again. Luckily I postponed my PE exam until October or...
Forum: Reef Discussion 01/08/2008, 05:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 440
Posted By boviac
Straight pipe generally has less flow...

Straight pipe generally has less flow restrictions than flexible. But for such a short distance it might not be too much of a concern. I would get flexible PVC if you're going with tubing. If you...
Forum: Chico Reef Club 01/08/2008, 03:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 472
Posted By boviac
January Reef Club Meeting

January Meeting Agenda

First, my apologies go out for this getting out late. January meeting will be this Friday, the 11th, at 7pm at Round Table Pizza. The middle room is reserved for us again....
Forum: Redding Area Reef Enthusiasts (R.A.R.E) 01/08/2008, 02:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 350
Posted By boviac
Very cool! :)

Very cool!

:)
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