Hotdog's Maxed Out Reef 650

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  1. SFlow

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    The tank looks amazing and the fish are very active
     
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    Haha, hungry fish are really active.
     
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    Some random pics from yesterday:

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    Whats species is in 1st PiC ?
     
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    I was also wondering what these little guys are?
     
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    It is a pair of yellow spotted tilefish, Hoplolatilus fourmanoiri.
     
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    In PE can one collect local zoas, corals, fish and snail this time of year. What type of snails can onè collect locally?
     
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    Unfortunately I have never seen zoas in PE, or any tropical snails this time of year. The snails there are mostly temperate, and doesn't survive long in our warmer tanks.
     
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    Fish wise, what will I be able to catch in rockpools this time of year, will be heading up there in about 2 weeks.
     
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    this is an awesome tank
     
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    This is one of my favourite tanks on MASA
     
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    What will be more effective and cheaper. My dad thinks I should get a curve 5 skimmerand run cheato (which I already have going), I would like a algae scrubber, say like 20 cm by 25 cm. Not sure on what lighting I should use.

    ( I also asked this on ScubaLover22's thread)
     
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    Algae scrubber a lot more effective at nutrient removal than chaeto IME. But you need proper flow through scrubber for it to be effective, but it will definitely help a lot more with nutrient removal than chaeto.
     
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    Thanks for the kind words. Wrote exams last week, so was a bit scarce, tank ticking along without much intervention, no issues. Bicolor angels started spawning last week. Finally managed to source some more Maldives clowns (@ScubaLover22 helped me source them). Some random pics:

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    Looking good bud. The pair of Regal Angels is amazing.
     
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    Thanks! They haven't paired up yet, but at least no more aggression, so hoping they will pair up eventually.
     
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    Inspiring!!
     
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    Tanks looking great, amazing how quickly you’ve got it bouncing back to its former glory! :thumbup:
     
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    Thanks guys. Might get some exciting fish next week I've been waiting for for a while if everything goes to plan. :whistling:
     

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