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    replacing Power Compacr bulbs with T5 bulbs? Help Needed

    Quote: Originally Posted by 2Quills And no you can not just swap out bulbs, the ballasts that drive pc's are different than T5's. Are you sure about that? I believe they are the same technology, just different wattages
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    Tunze 9002 Protein Skimmer Review

    Skimmate looked very watery. Perhaps once it will thicken up once it runs a few weeks
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    Xenia Bulb - Pic

    Stand back. I think she's gonna blow!!!
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    Fraggin' elephant ears

    Seems the same technique for 'shrooms would work for the elephants. Anyone tried fragging them?
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    show me black sand reef tanks please

    How does black sand effect your lighting. I mean, does it make the tank look darker? Seems like you would need to bump up the watts per gallon a bit. yes or no?
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    splitting live rock

    I'm not sure where you plan on placing it (in sand or on other rock) and I don't know the shap of it, but would a tile saw be an option to split it in two pieces 9and not severa, as with a hammer)?
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    Vodka dosing info

    Hey Joe. I have been trying to get a 'fuge made around here for a while now and I keep getting the run around...promise it will get done and then never does. May I ask whom you are going to use?
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    Reef Crystal Salt

    It all depends on your parameters. I have had differnet batches of the same brand of salt with different levels of Ca, Mg, etc. I dose according to tank test results. Hope this helps
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    I have used super glue gel in the past. I have also had good luck using my 'shroom fragging technique. I place a piece of the mat onto a rock, wrap it with a piece of fiberglass screen, and then secure it with a rubber band for a few weeks. You don't need the band too tight, just enough to hold...
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    looking for

    I've been doing most of my business there lately. I order a lot from here also and once in a while from Ocean Environments. Peter sold Saltwater solutions though. I haven't really met the new owner. The GSP is spreading to an adjacent base rock that has only a little coralline and a couple of...
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    looking for

    Hmmm. I have some other colors but they're not really big enough to frg yet. I have some bright green GSP that should be ready to frag soon though.
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    Frogspawn Info!

    Seems pretty easy to keep. Started with 6 heads a year and a half ago and I have eleven now. It host my Percula as well.
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    Looking for an aquarium in SW Florida

    I have a 55 sitting empty with a stand that will handle a 75. let me know if it might work for ya.
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    looking for

    Any particular color in mind?
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    Beth's sticky

    Thanks for trying..but too late. Died, scooped out, and flushed a little while ago. I would like to know what you believe the disease to be when you get a moment though.
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    Beth's sticky

    As far as I can tell they are just faded. It isn't obvious if they aren't. It has been getting progressively worse over the last week or so and it was a gradual onset. Still eats well but not as aggressively and it doesn't seem to be as active as it usually is. Been doing the garlic thing for...
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    Beth's sticky

    OK. Got a pic of the problem. I also just noticed that its' body is sunken in the dorsal area behind the head. Any ideas and suggestions for Rx?
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    Lets try some pictures

    Gotta get one!!!
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    Beth's sticky

    Been through Ick before, this is not it. Larger spots than ick and only on the body (not fins) I have two yellow tangs in the same tank as well as a few chromis, and angelfishes. None have any signs of diseases. I'll work on the pic part
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    Lets try some pictures

    Which camera are you using. The display is incredable, but those Pics are so awesome.