MAcro algae for DSB

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    Whats the best Macro algae for a DSB. What lighting do you need, and will anyone have any macro algae to spare next week? for my DSB. Will Macro algae survive cycling or should i only add it after.​
     
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    chaetomorpha

    use a energy saver 6700K light
     
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    where did you get a 6700K energy saver? Where can i get some chaetomorpha?
     
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    I am probably about 3 weeks away from pruning or you can try Lanzo I know he was pruning .

    I got my energy saver from P n' P. Just make sure it is the right rating or your Chaeto won't photosynthesize
     
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    trad Thread Starter Fish, thats the word!

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    cool thanks, just battleing to find those globes what make are theyand where do you find the kelvin rating?
     
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    Sorry dude, I was wrong - it is 6400K.

    Here is a pic
     
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    cool will look out for lumaglo never seen them.
     
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