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  1. You welcome and good luck !

    You welcome and good luck !
  2. I use that 2778 get rock out of water, let the...

    I use that
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    get rock out of water, let the polip close and then aply H2o2 with cotonete, it wont hurt your zoas if you leave it only 1 minute on but try to avoid touch the zoas as much as it's...
  3. I totaly agree with you Garf, that's why I...

    I totaly agree with you Garf, that's why I instaled my Algae Scrubber but itīs a good choice when you want to save some frags from dying becouse the alge grows on it, I know it's not a solucion long...
  4. I take the rock out and with a cotton aply H2O2...

    I take the rock out and with a cotton aply H2O2 directly where the algae grows, then let it act about a minute and rinse it with tank water and put it back in the tank. I only tried it with some...
  5. I have tried H2O2 and its excelent to kill the...

    I have tried H2O2 and its excelent to kill the algae but algae returns and my rocks are really big onces and it cost me a lot to break my rock work to take them off so I think I will leave the work...
  6. I really do not cleaned anything about two weeks...

    I really do not cleaned anything about two weeks now, my glass stays clean with a little slimy algae in places which my turbo snails like to eat and keep it in control and my rocks stays the same,...
  7. YES!!! then I'm on the good road :) I dont want...

    YES!!! then I'm on the good road :) I dont want to syphon the algae becouse my turbo snail had babys lately and they are all over my tank and I dont want to kill them, I think I will wait paciently...
  8. You think the color means it's week or diying? I...

    You think the color means it's week or diying? I thought it's diying first time I saw it changes the color but it's two weeks now and its still the same, no more, no less algae, I will wait paciently...
  9. Thanks for your reply :) See ya next week

    Thanks for your reply :) See ya next week
  10. Tomorrow is 9 weeks of scrubbing, this is my...

    Tomorrow is 9 weeks of scrubbing, this is my screen before cleaning
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    This is the scrubbing results
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    My nitrate are 0 and my phosphate 0
    Algae in my display tank have changed...
  11. Today I made new water test again and my...

    Today I made new water test again and my phosphate are 0 and my nitrates are 0.2, and about tree days ago I noticed my display algae started to turn golden brown, it's not growing anymore, I hope it...
  12. Yes I need a lot of patience, I hope with help of...

    Yes I need a lot of patience, I hope with help of all of you and scrubbing I will see my DT with out algae once again. I will post in one week with new pictures and testing results.
  13. It's one layer only, the black strip up is where...

    It's one layer only, the black strip up is where the black plastic bag goes to protect the ligth from spray and the down strip goes in to the water that's why it has diferent growth and may look as...
  14. It's been 7 weeks of scrubbing now. Here are some...

    It's been 7 weeks of scrubbing now. Here are some pictures of the screen before cleaning.

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    Today test reading shows

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  15. Ok I will clean it much stronger then, thanks a...

    Ok I will clean it much stronger then, thanks a lot for helping me Santa Monica :) and I will post next week.
  16. I do clean all the screen with an old credit...

    I do clean all the screen with an old credit card. This is the screen after cleaning, there is only some small spots of algea where it don't come off so easy.
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    You think I need to clean...
  17. So I took off the screen for cleaning, here are...

    So I took off the screen for cleaning, here are the pictures
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    So what do you think?
  18. Tomorrow it's three weeks of my scrubber. I took...

    Tomorrow it's three weeks of my scrubber. I took some video before I clean it tomorrow.


    http://youtu.be/Frb1A3Npb04

    I also checked my parameters again and got readings

    nitrate (NO3) 7
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  19. Ok I will do so, thanks a lot for your help :)

    Ok I will do so, thanks a lot for your help :)
  20. I think all the algae in the DT consume all the...

    I think all the algae in the DT consume all the nitrate and phosphate thats why its at low levels, I think I would need to feed more to up a little bit the phosphate to get my nitrate down to 0, or...
  21. So my Salifert test arrived today and this is the...

    So my Salifert test arrived today and this is the parameters

    Nitrate NO3 - 5
    Phosphate - 0

    What do you think?
  22. I have a lot of coraline in the front but it do...

    I have a lot of coraline in the front but it do not have HA but the back behind the rocks have a lot of HA but no coraline so I hope it will go away soon.For the rocks I need to be veeeeeery patient...
  23. I know it's becouse all the phosphate in the...

    I know it's becouse all the phosphate in the rocks true? I also have a lot of HA in the acrilic ( my tank is bare bottom and have some white acrilic in a bottom glass)
    I know it will take a lot time...
  24. So it's two weeks of scrubbing now. I made some...

    So it's two weeks of scrubbing now. I made some new reflectors
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    Some pictures running before cleaning
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    and taken of for cleaning
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  25. Thanks all for your reply, Santa Monica as you...

    Thanks all for your reply, Santa Monica as you can see in the picture my screen is actually three parts of canvas together, first up is a small strip which is smooth and that goes in to the tube...
  26. Today is a first week of scrubbing, I cleaned the...

    Today is a first week of scrubbing, I cleaned the srceen. That's how it looked like before cleaning
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    I had a flow issue thats why there is a white part of the screen in the middle,...
  27. Hi Kotlec, I only have few zoa and mushroom frags...

    Hi Kotlec, I only have few zoa and mushroom frags so I'm going to use 2 80 wat Ati blue plus bulbs only for now.
    Mess7777, I already have a yellow tang and he is picking at algae sometimes but it...
  28. Thank you very much for all that info I will try...

    Thank you very much for all that info I will try it this weekend and tell you how it goes becouse I think with all that algea in the rocks my scrubber will have a dificulty to win the nutrients from...
  29. Thanks for your advice Ace25, yes I have 5 turbo...

    Thanks for your advice Ace25, yes I have 5 turbo snails but they really dont help much, they seem to prefer algea from the glass and barebottom. Maybe I can take my rocks out during the water change...
  30. Thank you very much for your reply SantaMonica ;)...

    Thank you very much for your reply SantaMonica ;) I have 4 bulb 80 W ATI Sunpower Fixture in my tank and I was thinking to run only two bulbs (160 W) till my scrubber get stronger, I only have 3...
  31. 100 galon tank with a lot of GHA and new algae scrubber

    Hi I'm Polish girl living in Mexico, I'm new here, first of all thanks for than forum, excelent informacion, hopefully it will help me to win my battle with GHA., my tank has about three year now,...
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