at last brown alge is gone 90% you can see it on corals . They sprang back to normal self . My water parameters are alk 7.6 cal 1450 phosfate 0.1
mag 1480 nit 0 Even my Clowns are started to breed again Picaso in left front corner and standard clowns in right front corner They are breeding...
I have replaced 2 units of 5 micron filter, could not get2 micron filter and carbon filter. Have also instal DI granulets filter after membrane
Also check old water in top up drum it was showing on TDS tester 000 then throw it away and replace it with new water ,it also show 000n TDS
help needed to combat dust brown diatoms- alge
2 month ago notice small paches of brown coloring on sand and live rocks.
dit not take to much notice for a while then more and more start apering all over a tank
start brushing it off from rocks and for a while all looks good then one fish...
The RO filters where changed in february using approximately 200l per month.
3filters and TF FILTER at the same time. Have extra filter for drinking water who is switched of for tank water.
will wait for 1 2 weeks see what will happen the i will go with your advice
last week i got Red sea sailfin for beatyful trying to reduce booble alge
After 1 hour of drip i want to put it on DT in 200x130 x120 size trap to get used the rest of fishes but by eccident it end up in main tank. It took mayby 10 min and powder brown tang size 1dcm lenght attack my litle...
point taken regarding vodka dosing
Yes i am using R O water mixing it in150l drum, salt is PRO SALT specific gravity is -+ 1.025 temp, 23 C
water is agitated with air stone and spare 600 p/h pump for 2 days
Dirty water is pumped from sump with dirt from bottom and than replaced
filter consist in sump,
1sextion inlet from DT
3 rocks 6- 7 kg
4 sand 5cm deep with chaetomorpha,graciloria
5 sand -+15cmdeep with macro alge
6 outlet with pump and heaters
will increse white lights strenght
In DT there is over 100kg...
hi there everybody
Tank with sump 800l running for 7 years mostly lps corals -+ 20 fishes smallish plenty life rock
4 pumps running 20000l ph zetlight 1200- 6100-6500 on from 7,00am till 20pm
About 2 month ago booble alge start apering more and more, start cleaning up by sucking with small...
In my tank who is +- 750l i have 2 par of clowns. One in right corner is standard clowns never bother about not having anemone and breeding non stop. picaso clowns who are on left side of tank, 200 -300 mm from wall have adopted big piece of zooas rock 250x130 big . It was covered completly...
Hi there everybody
by luck have found in Wild on pets st. thomas coral in May . size was +- 4 5cm od
put it on sand, low light and was doing and growing well to above
10cm od feeding now and then
the colour was great and everyting look good till last week when I notice that is start shrinking...
just remember, all eaten corals where in same spot . As usual with new coral is first put low down or on floor .With time i move it higher
up in place where i want it to be .Just this afternoon it pop in my head about place where corals where put. I dont know if this is only a
coincident or ...
4 5 months ago by cleaning tank glass notice coperband e ating small baby miushroom coral.
i have than move it to diferent place and everything was ok
2 months later got myself beatyful pink ricordea yuma on rock, month later ricordea got loose from rock reason unknown. Maybe to much...
hi i have zetlight 1201 since midle of 2015 not problem at all It sits betwen 2 6600 zet lights to much space betwen The only problem i have is that i have to swich manualy betwen blue and white light. Was thinking to open the swich and put 2 cables on 2 timers for beter control
i could be possible wrong about pratly putty but this was only explanation at the time. i know that torch corals are for some reason dififcult to keep but nothing else is changed in tank. at the moment i will stop bying torch coral, dont wont to waste coral life