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Forum: Used Equipment & Drygoods Selling 01/12/2008, 03:05 AM
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Posted By glxtrix
sent pm on wavebox

sent pm on wavebox
Forum: Used Equipment & Drygoods Selling 01/12/2008, 02:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,480
Posted By glxtrix
I believe its a little over a year. I bought it...

I believe its a little over a year. I bought it from a fellow reefer with intentions to use it but never have. I can get a pic posted tomorrow.
Forum: Reef Discussion 01/12/2008, 02:44 AM
Replies: 724
Views: 88,474
Posted By glxtrix
thanks mr.pf So any word on long term use with...

thanks mr.pf So any word on long term use with these on the seio controller?
Forum: Reef Discussion 01/11/2008, 11:25 AM
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Views: 88,474
Posted By glxtrix
so I've read pretty much all the pages on this...

so I've read pretty much all the pages on this and I'm tossing up the idea of changing my seios to the 6025 modded. I'll have 4 in my tank. is a 140, dims are 55x24x24. Do you guys think they will...
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 01/11/2008, 10:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 423
Posted By glxtrix
I have 3 of them over my 140 in Lumen bright...

I have 3 of them over my 140 in Lumen bright reflectors. They are great bulbs with very high PAR for that wattage. I run them with the ARO ballast and gets amazing numbers.
Forum: Used Equipment & Drygoods Selling 01/10/2008, 11:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,480
Posted By glxtrix
uppers.

uppers.
Forum: Used Equipment & Drygoods Selling 01/10/2008, 04:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,480
Posted By glxtrix
will do

will do
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 01/10/2008, 04:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 245
Posted By glxtrix
jsut as long as its a single ended bulb, no...

jsut as long as its a single ended bulb, no worries. but the double ended or (HQI) bulbs need that UV shield (not just a piece of glass, has to be UV treated)
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 01/10/2008, 04:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 215
Posted By glxtrix
OH, check one more thing. Take a look at the...

OH, check one more thing. Take a look at the impeller. Even tho it may be new there might be something broken on it. There is a little stopper somewhere on it (at least its like that on the MAG...
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 01/10/2008, 04:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 245
Posted By glxtrix
I wouldnt even do that. Glass will reduce your...

I wouldnt even do that. Glass will reduce your PAR. besides the bulbs should be atleast 4+" off water. If you have water splashing up that high, thats no good. Little splashing here and there...
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 01/10/2008, 03:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 215
Posted By glxtrix
try rotating it a few times underwater, perhaps...

try rotating it a few times underwater, perhaps there is an air bubble. If that doesnt work, open it up and clean it. Also check the shaft that the impeller and magnet slide on to make sure its not...
Forum: Used Equipment & Drygoods Selling 01/10/2008, 03:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,480
Posted By glxtrix
just ballast. I could throw in a used 10K about...

just ballast. I could throw in a used 10K about 5 months on it, as well as a mogul socket, just need to get a reflector.
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 01/10/2008, 03:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 140
Posted By glxtrix
tunze on a seio controller?

anyone ever put a tunze nanostream 6025 on a seio controller? Seeing how they wont completely shut off between cycles. Because arent the seio pumps AC? Just wondering. Thanks.
Forum: Used Equipment & Drygoods Selling 01/10/2008, 01:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,480
Posted By glxtrix
FS - coralvue 175W ballast

Electronic ballast in great condition. $80 shipped to your door.
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 01/10/2008, 09:32 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,883
Posted By glxtrix
good deal. Eventually I'll have to upgrade from...

good deal. Eventually I'll have to upgrade from my 150Recirc. Def going to stay with octopus tho :)
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 01/09/2008, 04:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 129
Posted By glxtrix
youre gonna get better growth on 10Ks because...

youre gonna get better growth on 10Ks because they have a higher PAR. The higher K you go, the lower your PAR will be. Most places use 20K lightsing because it helps pop the colors of the corals...
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 01/02/2008, 05:29 PM
Replies: 560
Views: 35,047
Posted By glxtrix
Re: lumenbright over acrylic

your tank sounds like mine. I have acrylic and the bulbs are 12" from the surface.....I think. I'll have to look back and see for sure, but I'm almost 100% sure of that. I havnt noticed any issues...
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 12/18/2007, 05:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 119
Posted By glxtrix
you could use the method that CRP uses with the...

you could use the method that CRP uses with the TOM aqua lifter. Drill the top of your utube and stick in the aqua lifter just a little bit and put the other end in the drain side. That will always...
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 12/17/2007, 06:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 155
Posted By glxtrix
Go with the Octopus. I have the 150 and I...

Go with the Octopus. I have the 150 and I recirced it myself and I couldnt be happier. Its kickin butt on my 200G system. Yes I could prolly go larger, but for a 75, its a great skimmer. Here is...
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 12/14/2007, 12:04 PM
Replies: 560
Views: 35,047
Posted By glxtrix
you "could" do it, but you'll definately notice...

you "could" do it, but you'll definately notice the different reflectors with the different amount of light output.
Forum: Large Reef Tanks 12/14/2007, 09:32 AM
Replies: 331
Views: 52,737
Posted By glxtrix
glad to see how nice this all turned out!

glad to see how nice this all turned out!
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 12/12/2007, 03:47 PM
Replies: 560
Views: 35,047
Posted By glxtrix
I'll go as far as to say the numbers are...

I'll go as far as to say the numbers are "superior" with 175's too! Check a look at my PAR readings....and my tank is 24" deep as well.
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 12/12/2007, 03:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 112
Posted By glxtrix
I've seen people use those metal electrical...

I've seen people use those metal electrical junction boxes from HD.
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 12/10/2007, 09:15 AM
Replies: 560
Views: 35,047
Posted By glxtrix
you'll pretty much always have PAR value shift...

you'll pretty much always have PAR value shift from lights due to age of bulbs, burn method or manufacture date. Just because you buy bulbs at the same time, doesnt mean the age is going to be the...
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 12/07/2007, 04:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 350
Posted By glxtrix
they have been done. But most cheaper pumps are...

they have been done. But most cheaper pumps are AC current and the tunze is a DC pump. The switching off and on with an AC reduces the life very quick. There was one guy who made one from a MJ, do...
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