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Forum: Used Equipment & Drygoods Selling 01/11/2008, 07:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 6,381
Posted By addicted4life
Tunze wavebox with magnets

Bought this new 6 months ago from Premium Aquatics. Comes with the controller, both sets of magnets, and the light sensor. Cleaned with vinegar after I removed it from my tank.

$400 plus...
Forum: Reef Discussion 01/11/2008, 07:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 545
Posted By addicted4life
What are your frags located on ? Do you need...

What are your frags located on ? Do you need that many brittle stars ?
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/11/2008, 05:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 494
Posted By addicted4life
Check your phosphate levels, the algae is eating...

Check your phosphate levels, the algae is eating something if it is growing and spreading. you may want to add a phosban reactor to help combat the issue.
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/11/2008, 05:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 558
Posted By addicted4life
Kenya trees will do that. The keep dropping...

Kenya trees will do that. The keep dropping frags all over.
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/11/2008, 03:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 512
Posted By addicted4life
Is your sump already in the water ? Is the...

Is your sump already in the water ? Is the problem that the water flows into the fuge area by going under a baffle ? Could you add another baffle to force the water back up ?
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/11/2008, 03:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 512
Posted By addicted4life
Your tank needs to cycle, 1 week is not long...

Your tank needs to cycle, 1 week is not long enough to wait. Get a testkit so you can test water patameters, ammonia, nitrates, and nitrites for now.

I would not dump my skimmate into the tank...
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/11/2008, 12:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 810
Posted By addicted4life
Maybe the tank is going thru another cycle. How...

Maybe the tank is going thru another cycle. How much water do you change for a nomal water change ?
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/11/2008, 12:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 377
Posted By addicted4life
if you have crabs then leave them. You could...

if you have crabs then leave them. You could take out some of the smaller ones.
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/11/2008, 12:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,423
Posted By addicted4life
I've always wanted more flow, can you really have...

I've always wanted more flow, can you really have too much ? If you have detrius on your sand/live rock you prob. need more flow. I started out with a red sea wavemaker with 4 maxi jets in a 75g. ...
Forum: Zoanthids 01/10/2008, 11:50 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 25,792
Posted By addicted4life
Forgot to mention Try Mrs. Wages Pickeling...

Forgot to mention

Try Mrs. Wages Pickeling Lime for kiling aptasia. Look for it in your local grocery store in the canning section. It's a powder that you can mix with just a little water to...
Forum: Zoanthids 01/10/2008, 11:39 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 25,792
Posted By addicted4life
Wow, what a read ! Read every post ! I love...

Wow, what a read ! Read every post !
I love my zoas and palys, and had a buddy lose almost every colony to this red algae. We assumed it was cyano, and treated it likewise. It saved some, but...
Forum: Reef Discussion 01/10/2008, 09:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 220
Posted By addicted4life
Those sure a a great looking coral. I want a...

Those sure a a great looking coral. I want a duncan, just haven't found any around. Not to change the topic, but I have a sea hare too. Is all your hair algae gone, or did he die with some left...
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/10/2008, 09:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 197
Posted By addicted4life
Next time you do a water change, try and suck up...

Next time you do a water change, try and suck up all the debris you can from any "dirty" areas. I would also suggest doing a 5 gal water change since you might have lost a fish.
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/10/2008, 09:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 197
Posted By addicted4life
I would say you need more flow to keep the...

I would say you need more flow to keep the detrius from gathering behind and on the rocks. Do you have any crabs ? How long has it been since you saw the fish ?
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/10/2008, 06:58 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,679
Posted By addicted4life
oops, forgot to ask, did your RBTA split for you...

oops, forgot to ask, did your RBTA split for you ? If so, how long was it after you got the first one ?
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/10/2008, 06:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,679
Posted By addicted4life
I really like your tank, it's beautiful ! Glad...

I really like your tank, it's beautiful ! Glad to here you like your tunze's, I just got some myself.
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/10/2008, 06:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 824
Posted By addicted4life
Maybe strain them out and discard the water. Do...

Maybe strain them out and discard the water. Do you have a media bag ? ie for carbon ? I'd probably try and acclimate them like you would a fish, either by dripping your tank water in or by...
Forum: Reef Discussion 01/10/2008, 06:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 536
Posted By addicted4life
I wanted to mention getting a blue+ bulb too. I...

I wanted to mention getting a blue+ bulb too. I run 8 T5 bulbs and have tried them all and all I gotta say is I like the blue of the blue+ the best. I think I remember the aquablues looking purple...
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/10/2008, 06:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 167
Posted By addicted4life
can you push the hood back towards the back of...

can you push the hood back towards the back of the tank ? Should cut down what escapes the front.
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/10/2008, 06:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 824
Posted By addicted4life
Do you have a sump or fuge ?? I put mine in the...

Do you have a sump or fuge ?? I put mine in the fuge so they could multiply easier without being lunch the first day. I'd float them for 15 min.
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/10/2008, 06:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 617
Posted By addicted4life
When I battled HA it seemed to help to keep ...

When I battled HA it seemed to help to keep pulling the stuff from whatever it is attached to. Then try and brush the area with a toothbrush. It's a quick visual fix, but I personally feel it will...
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/10/2008, 12:24 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 617
Posted By addicted4life
I recently battled hair algae. I found a...

I recently battled hair algae. I found a combination of things are working. A phosban reactor has helped, but a sea hare has really gone to work cleaning up my tank. I tried various crabs, but the...
Forum: Reef Discussion 01/07/2008, 12:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 195
Posted By addicted4life
might be cyanobacteria, if so it can be treated...

might be cyanobacteria, if so it can be treated with chemiclean from your LFS
Forum: New to the Hobby 01/03/2008, 12:14 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,884
Posted By addicted4life
I didn't buy any pump, I put a TEE in my return...

I didn't buy any pump, I put a TEE in my return pump line and used the included valve that came with my TLF reactor to slow the flow to the speed I need.
Forum: Used Equipment & Drygoods Selling 12/29/2007, 11:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 398
Posted By addicted4life
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