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Forum: Reef Discussion 01/11/2008, 07:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 531
Posted By LobsterOfJustice
Depends on wether the sides will be up against a...

Depends on wether the sides will be up against a wall. Wherever it goes, get the back drilled (not the bottom) and have the overflow only at the top of the tank, not going all the way down the back....
Forum: Reef Discussion 01/11/2008, 06:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 631
Posted By LobsterOfJustice
There is no way you are accumulating toxins by...

There is no way you are accumulating toxins by doing water changes. Just think about it... You are taking just as much water out as you are putting in. Using tap water for top off is a different...
Forum: Do It Yourself 01/10/2008, 08:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 735
Posted By LobsterOfJustice
Thanks. Any input on the multicontroller...

Thanks.

Any input on the multicontroller moonlight?
Forum: Reef Discussion 01/10/2008, 03:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 476
Posted By LobsterOfJustice
They don't impede surface skimming. If you are...

They don't impede surface skimming. If you are going to worry about anything, worry about them being big black ugly eyesores in the middle of your tank that you can't scrape algae off of.
Forum: Reef Discussion 01/10/2008, 02:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 276
Posted By LobsterOfJustice
http://archive.reefcentral.com/forums/showthread.p...

http://archive.reefcentral.com/forums/showthread.php?threadid=531326
Forum: Reef Discussion 01/10/2008, 01:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 475
Posted By LobsterOfJustice
Does that model of OceanRunner take US fittings? ...

Does that model of OceanRunner take US fittings? I know my 6500 doesn't.
Forum: Reef Discussion 01/09/2008, 10:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 381
Posted By LobsterOfJustice
http://archive.reefcentral.com/forums/showthread.p...

http://archive.reefcentral.com/forums/showthread.php?s=&threadid=1200936
Forum: Reef Discussion 01/09/2008, 06:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 323
Posted By LobsterOfJustice
I think I lose 3 or 4 gallons per day, but I have...

I think I lose 3 or 4 gallons per day, but I have additional surface area of 2 30 breeders and I run fans constantly.
Forum: Reef Discussion 01/09/2008, 01:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 505
Posted By LobsterOfJustice
It depends a lot on the type of skimmer you are...

It depends a lot on the type of skimmer you are using IMO. If you skimmer isn't putting out that many bubbles, dont worry about it. I wouldnt dream of not having baffles with my beckett though.
Forum: Reef Discussion 01/09/2008, 11:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 441
Posted By LobsterOfJustice
First time I plugged mine in it went in reverse....

First time I plugged mine in it went in reverse. I unplugged it and then plugged it back in and it hasn't done it since. I am not running it on a wavemaker though... You're not supposed to.
Forum: Do It Yourself 01/08/2008, 07:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 735
Posted By LobsterOfJustice
Wiring 101 - tunze osmolator and multicontroller

Hello all,

I recently had to change out the pump for my tunze osmolator, and I could not disconnect the original pump. So I snipped the wire, stripped it, and wired it to the new pump. I have...
Forum: Anemones & Clownfish 01/08/2008, 05:47 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,145
Posted By LobsterOfJustice
I wouldnt be too surprised if your GSM had...

I wouldnt be too surprised if your GSM had something to do with it too.
Forum: Reef Discussion 01/08/2008, 04:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 696
Posted By LobsterOfJustice
Apparently. The fans just gunk up like that...

Apparently. The fans just gunk up like that after a few months. When they start to slow down or make a noise I just rinse the whole thing out under the tub faucet. I just did it this morning to...
Forum: Reef Discussion 01/08/2008, 04:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 225
Posted By LobsterOfJustice
I recommend the trap shown in this thread: ...

I recommend the trap shown in this thread:
http://archive.reefcentral.com/forums/showthread.php?s=&threadid=1200936
Forum: Reef Discussion 01/08/2008, 04:15 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 13,664
Posted By LobsterOfJustice
Don't forget "Leonardo's Formosa Forest" ...

Don't forget "Leonardo's Formosa Forest"

http://i139.photobucket.com/albums/q309/leonardosreef/Formosa%20Forest/16web.jpg
...
Forum: Reef Discussion 01/08/2008, 03:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 696
Posted By LobsterOfJustice
This is what I ended up with... I had to add some...

This is what I ended up with... I had to add some extra powerheads to make sure the corner behind the bucket didn't become a detritus trap:
...
Forum: Reef Discussion 01/08/2008, 03:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 367
Posted By LobsterOfJustice
I love the eheim feed-air.

I love the eheim feed-air.
Forum: Reef Discussion 01/08/2008, 01:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 282
Posted By LobsterOfJustice
A few problems. The phyto will die in fresh...

A few problems. The phyto will die in fresh water. It will also settle out. And lastly it won't feed much in the tank anyway. If you are set on dosing phyto however, eheim makes a "liquidoser" that...
Forum: SPS Keepers 01/08/2008, 11:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 519
Posted By LobsterOfJustice
Ive found hyacinthus do well with flow blowing...

Ive found hyacinthus do well with flow blowing across them horzontally a few inches above.
Forum: SPS Keepers 01/08/2008, 11:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,023
Posted By LobsterOfJustice
Basically, there were a few very heated debates...

Basically, there were a few very heated debates about BB vs DSB, which culminated in an incident and quite a few people from both sides left reefcentral.

Bomber is one of them, and is no longer on...
Forum: Reef Discussion 01/08/2008, 10:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 465
Posted By LobsterOfJustice
Agreed. What's your flow in the main display?

Agreed. What's your flow in the main display?
Forum: Reef Discussion 01/08/2008, 10:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 222
Posted By LobsterOfJustice
There have been a few polls and most people...

There have been a few polls and most people replace monthly. However, I have heard that carbon's ability to absorb water-discoloring compounds (as opposed to other compounds and chemicals) lasts...
Forum: Reef Discussion 01/08/2008, 10:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 696
Posted By LobsterOfJustice
Alright, I'm putting it in today.

Alright, I'm putting it in today.
Forum: Reef Discussion 01/07/2008, 09:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 696
Posted By LobsterOfJustice
Kong, two reasons, both of them involve being...

Kong, two reasons, both of them involve being cheap and lazy. This is all the spare sand I have sitting around, so this way I dont have to buy more. And secondly its just easier... I figure I...
Forum: Reef Discussion 01/07/2008, 08:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 696
Posted By LobsterOfJustice
You mention the worry of the deeper areas lacking...

You mention the worry of the deeper areas lacking O2... isn't that the point? The bacteria which break down the nitrate live in areas with no oxygen.

The lack of surface area is something I would...
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