My new hammers

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  1. dogshow446

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    got these two beauties last weekend thought i would post a pic of them ...
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    nice an big one, were is the other one?
     
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    thanks lanzo.... long story behind these to babies .. took me a week before i got them home needed to get my calcium levels up they were a bit low according to the guys at the LFS .. they are doing extremly well in the tank now sweeper tenticles are extended at night ..
     
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    Very nice. You have to watch those sweepers, they will sting other corals close by, nasty little things.
     
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    stunninng pieces, hope they thrive in your tank:) really nice mate
     
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    thanks alot guys they look like they are doing awsome just a bit worried about the brown one some of the tenticle were not open yesterday but there was no slime or anything will have a closer look when i get home today
     
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    Did you post a pic of the brown one? I can only see the green one.
     
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    Very nice coral :)
     
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    fantastic
     
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    Man, that is some nice pieces. Been looking for some big pieces like that for some time now....:(
     
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    ja that is quite some big colony's
     
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    got home last night and the brown hammer is not looking too good the one side is deflated on the one side:( and the green one looks like he is going to explose he is so enflated anything i should look for on the brown one
    any help would be appreciated
     
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    thanks for the link thalion the hammer has no brown jelly on it it just looks deflated
    ill try and take a pic tonight and post it tomorrow so that the experts can have a go and maybe tell me whats wrong
     
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    thalion could it have any thing to do with flow ??
     
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    They don't like too much flow, make sure no Power heads point directly at them.
     
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    there is very little flow on the bown hammer and quite a lot on the green one thats why im asking about the flow ..
    ill keep an eye on it and let you guys know whats happening
     
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    ok took some pics last night hope somone could shed some light on the problem thanks guys [​IMG]
     
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