Dettol Dipping your corals

Discussion in 'Coral Care and Requirements' started by viper357, 30 Dec 2014.

  1. viper357

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    I know of a few reefers using this on softies....have never tried it on lps or sps....
     
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    Also heard of it.

    Apparently good for montipora nudis. Another good one for zoas is peroxide.
     
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    can this be confirmed?
     
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    I can't say for sure. I had a serious nudi problem with my old tank. Tried a few things:whistling:
     
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    Coral ReVive smells like Detol and Jellytots.
     
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    they also use Bayers insect spray in the states
     
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    bump on old thread..any idea where to get Bayers insect spray or exact equivalent in south Africa?

    planning on doing a solid sps dip when transferring corals to new system as preventative measure
     
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    lol...agree.....

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