hair algae problem please help!!

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  1. KSreefster

    KSreefster

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    My tank has been up and running for 10 months and i have hair algae all over my rocks and back of glass. All params are perfect please help
     
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    how about a picture of your tank, list of your equipment, and the values for your waterparameters you tested please.
    Also include your livestock list, feeding and any maintence such as wc etc
     
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    KSreefster Thread Starter

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    NH4-0
    NO2-0
    Nitrate - 0
    ph- 8.2
    phosphates 0

    livestock- blue tang, picasso triggerfish, 2 clowns (occelaris and perc), blue damel, firefish goby, a cleaner shrimp, a lot of xenias, zoas, finger leather, small pieces of plate.

    240 liter tank

    abouth 30-40 kg rock

    boyu dg 1516 skimmer

    sun sun powerhead 5000 and resun 4000

    4 39watt t5's
     
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    Reduce light keeping off a few days will help. Try an algae scrubber works well
     
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    Reduce light keeping off a few days will help. Try an algae scrubber works well. What water are you using?
     
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    what do you feed and how often?
     
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    RODI water and feed one's a day tetra marin flakes with 1 cube frozen mysis
     
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