Aslam's Shallow Cube.

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    What I recieved yesterday.
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    Awesome stuff. Who built your tank? Looks very clean!
     
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    So I have plumbed the fragtank to my cube.
    Purchased a calcium rx, will setup in the next few days.
    There are some browned out mille and acro frags inside.
    Will post pics once they have coloured up abit.
     
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    Which make did you get?
     
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    Dastaco would have been my first choice.
    Settled for reef octo.
     
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    Saved yourself the headache of unadjustable 6.1 ph going back to tank going with the reef octo tho....& thats with a 2nd chamber
     
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    Are they even available locally?
     
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    Just a small update, my fragtank is plumbed and functional.

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    I have not been updating for some time, heres why.
    Been battling bryopsis for the second time on a zeovit system.
    This time tried the flucanazole 200mg caps for 21 days but could not stop it.
    My only theory is a strong bryopsis strain if it even exists lol.
    Lost most pieces and decided to treat the rock.

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    First cube in 2011, running zeovit, bryopsis took over, had to shut.

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    Removed liverock, funny thing, this scape was started with liverock I acid dipped.
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    Started the bleach bath.

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    On saturday weather permitting, will acid dip the rock.

    Fresh liverock to seed the dead rock.

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    Going mostly acro's again with some l.p.s and zoa's.
    Already have a bubble tip and a pair of commons.

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    Hey not good to hear man - what reason you think for the coral all going south, too long low PH or something differant?
     
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    Alright, a small update.
    Cubes been setup again.
    Lighting changed to: 4 x 24watt t5's
    1 x 150watt halide.
    A pic.

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    Do you only have the one fish in there?
     
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    Lol, yes at the moment.
    Some in fragtank.
     
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    Realy nice build
     
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