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    what am I missing

    Hi Guys, Still working on a reasonable easily understandable article of why my tank turned into the yellow mess it did and will post it here soon. In the interim, I have to say that the solution was an R600 UV light. I spend hours online trying to find a solution and eventually found one lady...
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    what am I missing

    Hi Guys, problem solved - will write a detailed mail and post the explanation on how I went from horror tank to clean reef in less than a day without changing the water - UV did however play a big role.
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    what am I missing

    Normal LED lights that came standard with the aquarium, nothing very bright, also suspected that it could be the lights but they are not strong enough to feed such a strong algae bloom
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    what am I missing

    Hi Guys, I am having the same problem repeat itself every two weeks and I am not making any progress solving the problem (see photo below). The tank has been cleaned and restarted but the end result remains the same. The tank is started using either premixed water, tap water or RO water (I...
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    Cape Town Local LFS or Online LFS

    Hi RBM, I was going to pop past your place tomorrow irrespective - see you tomorrow, thank you for the reply - appreciated
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    Cape Town Local LFS or Online LFS

    I am from JHB, staying in Sea-Point for the next two weeks, really not a clue where to go but suspect it won't be around Sea Point ?
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    Cape Town Local LFS or Online LFS

    Hi, I am urgently looking for a LFS in Cape Town or a Online LfS that could help with some filter socks and preferably a filter sock holder. I can collect or have my courier collect. I am spending the week in Cape Town and I am not sure where would be the best place to shop. Any recommendations...
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    Brown water

    Appreciated - Can't believe I did not think of this
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    Brown water

    very possible that I stirred up some gunk in the process, come to think of it HIGHLY possible
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    Brown water

    Hi All. My tank has suddenly gone brown. I know it's due to the water quality as this problem was preceded by a 50L water change. So I have learned my lesson RO water or nothing , but I am wondering if I should be investing in a UV sterilizer. Anybody on the forum usin a UV sterilizer, are...
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    Hi, I am urgently looking for Phyto and plankton, could you possibly help. I need a litre of...

    Hi, I am urgently looking for Phyto and plankton, could you possibly help. I need a litre of each. If you could let me know what the price is, banking details and where I could send the courier, I could have him collect tomorrow. Any help would be greatly appreciated
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    zoo and phytoplankton

    bump
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    Looking for Phyto and Rotifer

    Anybody know of a LFS with Phyto and Rotifer cultures for sale. Does not have to be in JHB. Any help greatly appreciated
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    Specialised food cultures for fish

    Due to work related matters, I will only try and collect cultures in August, will keep everybody updated but very glad that there is such an interest.
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    Specialised food cultures for fish

    Great guys, I will only be able to collect in June but I will make contact before then to see how many people we could get to share the costs
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    Specialised food cultures for fish

    Hi Guys, I have several places where I collect live food cultures when my work takes me across the country. I was thinking of collecting a rather large culture of live food and splitting it amongst Reef hobbyists who feed or need live food or who would even be interested in culturing live...
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    [FS] 3 x skimmers for sale

    Hi, send you a PM, please reply
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    [FS] Tank and some equipment

    Is the protein skimmer still available at R450.00, could send my own courier to collect
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    Looking for a POKPO Overflow Siphon Device

    I purchased two a few months back and never used them - contact me if you are still looking for one
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