Henks sps tank

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  1. CameL

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    @Henkie, how is the algae growth on the glass between the light and scrubber?

    I don't know why i delay in building one of these.... :(
     
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    I get a little film layer if I don't clean the scrubber every two weeks

    If I leave it obviously some algae starts to grow but it takes 5 min to clean that
     
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    your system looks good. And the algae scrubbers seems to be extremely effective. Of all the guys currently active on this forum, you might be the only to run
    an algae scrubber that effective.
     
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    So 2017 hasn't started really well for me and the tank

    My tank sitter didn't notice that the power went out at out house while I was away on holiday.

    The doser wasn't reset and didn't dose for about 3/4 days...

    So far I have lost my orange digi, blue staghorn, purple tenuis and most other corals are showing signs of stn
    Alk was at 5dkh and ca at 250ppm

    I am trying to find temporary accommodation for those I want to save.

    With board exams around the corner I don't have time to spend on the tank to try and rectify the issue

    I'll probably close it down after the exams and start a fresh
     
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    Sorry to hear bud. I know how it feels. All the best and I hope that you recover from the tank crash succesfully.
     
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    Let's hope they pull through in my tank
     
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