I have just shut down my tank due to moving towns, and have this skimmer left. Asking R1200 and you ship at your cost from East London.
I'll obviously give it a thorough cleaning this weekend - was running until 3 hours ago - skims beautifully.
Hi and welcome - just one question... did you check your salinity with a refractometer or with one of those plastic jobs like I have? They are notoriously unreliable. Perhaps double check salinity with your lfs using a refractometer to be sure.
Yup you will if you had saved a link on your favorites bar and used that to go straight to the forums. The old software is still there. Delete that link from your favorites and make a new one from the right place. Problem solved.
Those sound like tube worms living in your rock. Nothing to stress about.
If you are really worried about your livestock, you could do what someone else suggested and use stability to minimise the cycle. I personally would have let things run their course naturally, to end up with a perfectly...
Check out this thread - seems there are pros and cons choosing between the two - I would stick with the smaller one, which should handle ammonia and nitrites better than the pond one as described...
Matrix vs. Pond Matrix