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Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 05/12/2007, 08:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 315
Posted By Doug
The only times I have heard of bulbs exploding is...

The only times I have heard of bulbs exploding is when they get splashed with a lot of water.
Forum: Central Illinois Marine Aquarists (CIMA) 05/08/2007, 12:27 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,399
Posted By Doug
Yum, Grape Soda. :D

Yum, Grape Soda. :D
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 05/05/2007, 12:04 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 814
Posted By Doug
The unit that I have been using for many years is...

The unit that I have been using for many years is by Amiracle. It is a siphon based overflow and you never have to worry about power outages because they never lose siphon and do not need pumps to...
Forum: The Lounge 05/02/2007, 07:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 198
Posted By Doug
:lol:

:lol:
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 05/01/2007, 12:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 222
Posted By Doug
I have been using the Jager heater (used to be...

I have been using the Jager heater (used to be Ebo Jager in the past) with my Medusa controller for years now. I have one in my 90g that has been around since April of 2000 when I setup that tank. ...
Forum: Reef Discussion 04/30/2007, 11:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 479
Posted By Doug
I agree with Xenia King and think that something...

I agree with Xenia King and think that something is eating it.
Forum: Soft Coral Keepers 04/30/2007, 11:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 131
Posted By Doug
I have used a razor blade but very sharp scissors...

I have used a razor blade but very sharp scissors work better for me.
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 04/30/2007, 09:27 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 74
Posted By Doug
I have run my CR effluent in to the sump for a...

I have run my CR effluent in to the sump for a long time. I would guess that if your effluent line is not submerged the excess Co2 would be dissipated anyway. Hopefully some others who know more...
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 04/30/2007, 09:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 122
Posted By Doug
I am not sure if the thread below is what you are...

I am not sure if the thread below is what you are looking for:

http://archive.reefcentral.com/forums/showthread.php?threadid=458654&perpage=25&pagenumber=1

Here is some more info:
...
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 04/30/2007, 09:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 286
Posted By Doug
I think it depends on the fixture. What fixture...

I think it depends on the fixture. What fixture are you using now?
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 04/30/2007, 09:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 176
Posted By Doug
I am not sure if this what you are looking for...

I am not sure if this what you are looking for below?

http://www.marinedepot.com/aquarium_lighting_metal_halide_jbj_k2_viper_hqi_clamp.asp?CartId=
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 04/30/2007, 08:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 223
Posted By Doug
What RO/DI unit are you using?

What RO/DI unit are you using?
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 04/29/2007, 03:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 207
Posted By Doug
I have not used glass tops over my tanks in...

I have not used glass tops over my tanks in years. Not using them keeps the tank cooler, it helps with air exchange and makes the lights appear brighter to your eyes and corals.

The only...
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 04/29/2007, 03:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 185
Posted By Doug
This is the first time I have seen the Hydor...

This is the first time I have seen the Hydor rotating head so I can't comment on how it works.
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 04/29/2007, 02:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 185
Posted By Doug
IMHO, even in an FOWLR, I would try to get as...

IMHO, even in an FOWLR, I would try to get as much flow as possible. Keeping waste and other detritus in suspension, from using high flow, will allow your skimmer to remove it more efficiently.
...
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 04/29/2007, 01:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 353
Posted By Doug
Nice pictures James! :thumbsup: Just one...

Nice pictures James! :thumbsup:

Just one thing that I have found using that setup; When I was keeping mostly SPS, I was running 2x400w Radiums on my 90g with the HQI ballasts and 2x110w VHO's...
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 04/28/2007, 08:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 183
Posted By Doug
I have never used a kalk reactor but your logic...

I have never used a kalk reactor but your logic sounds correct. I don't think you want to have the kalk mixing while dosing.
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 04/28/2007, 08:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 233
Posted By Doug
I have used Koralith Calcium Reactor Media for a...

I have used Koralith Calcium Reactor Media for a couple years now without problems but it is very hard to rinse. Many say that they don't rinse it but it makes the tank really milky after rinsing it...
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 04/28/2007, 07:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 174
Posted By Doug
How long were you running the PC's? You...

How long were you running the PC's?

You might want to start on the low side and then work your way up in time. You are almost doubling your light output but the corals directly under the MH...
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 04/28/2007, 07:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 128
Posted By Doug
I normally set it in my sump but it is best to...

I normally set it in my sump but it is best to force water through it not around it.

If you are just trying to remove the yellow from your water, you can put it almost anywhere and it will work...
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 04/28/2007, 07:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 384
Posted By Doug
I would be very careful. I am not sure and just...

I would be very careful. I am not sure and just guessing but they might be stepping down the voltage after the controller part. I would not chance it and it's just not worth you getting zapped or...
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 04/27/2007, 06:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 252
Posted By Doug
I'm not sure how you could have gotten the...

I'm not sure how you could have gotten the membrane farther into the lip. When I replaced mine about a week ago, it only goes so far and I would think it would crack the tube that holds the membrane...
Forum: Reef Fishes 04/27/2007, 02:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,063
Posted By Doug
I have had two Kole tangs over the years and they...

I have had two Kole tangs over the years and they were both great fish. Very peaceful fish.
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 04/26/2007, 10:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 252
Posted By Doug
That's the color of my outputs on my Kent unit...

That's the color of my outputs on my Kent unit also.

Does your unit have a flush kit installed?
Forum: Lighting, Filtration & Other Equipment 04/26/2007, 10:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 345
Posted By Doug
I did use ups's but they only last about 4 hours...

I did use ups's but they only last about 4 hours tops for me and I have had power outages of 10-30 hours before so they just didn't work out.

I have a gasoline generator that I run for one to...
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