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Old 01/06/2008, 12:23 PM
SPSFiend SPSFiend is offline
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Need to get Scripps Water Today in LA area - HELP

Does anyone know where I can get Scripps salt water in the Los Angeles area?

I dosed my tank with Chemi clean and NEED to do a water change!

My usual source (aquarium works) was out...

Thanks!

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Old 01/06/2008, 12:28 PM
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AIM (Aquarium in Motion) usually has it. I believe they are in Fullerton.
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Old 01/06/2008, 01:45 PM
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those are the only two places i know...i have 15 gallons here...if worse comes to worse...
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Old 01/06/2008, 02:52 PM
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Theres this pet place in La Mirada that just started carrying scripps water. Its on the corner of Valley view and Imperial Hwy. Its .49 cents a gallon. I got a empty 50 gal drum that you can borrow, im only about 3 min. away from that store.
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Old 01/06/2008, 04:31 PM
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AIM is in riverside
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Old 01/06/2008, 04:46 PM
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Theres this pet place in La Mirada that just started carrying scripps water. Its on the corner of Valley view and Imperial Hwy. Its .49 cents a gallon. I got a empty 50 gal drum that you can borrow, im only about 3 min. away from that store.
Tracy's Pet Haven............................Clint from Black Coral set up her saltwater part of the store & delivers her Scripp's water..........South East Corner of Valley View & Imperial behind the Arbys.................
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Old 01/06/2008, 05:13 PM
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thanks steve, i couldnt think of their name at the moment. I went there the other day and i told them i never realized there was a pet store in the plaza. I will be back to pick up water from them next week.
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Old 01/06/2008, 05:33 PM
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Nice Ed....................glad to see you got that refractometer too!!

Sorry for the hijack.................
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Old 01/06/2008, 05:47 PM
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Aquarium Works has Scripps I believe. Not exactly LA area though.
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Old 01/06/2008, 06:22 PM
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not hijack the thread, but what is scripp water ??
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Old 01/06/2008, 06:29 PM
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aquarium works is out...already posted...scripps water is filtered ocean water drawn from the scripps institute in san diego...
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Old 01/06/2008, 06:49 PM
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aquarium works is out...already posted...scripps water is filtered ocean water drawn from the scripps institute in san diego...
That's what I get.

Sorry!
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Old 01/06/2008, 07:38 PM
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Thanks for the support everyone! Apparently, the SCRIPPS delivery guys got into an accident and practically everyone around here is out of water...

I ended up getting Catalina water from PTO in Pasadena. I hope it doesn't throw anything outta whack in my tank.
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Old 01/06/2008, 07:41 PM
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wow...hope the guys okay...
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Old 01/06/2008, 08:27 PM
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Time to start mxing then. I get Scripps from AW as well. I keep some Oceanic salt at home as backup though.
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Old 01/06/2008, 10:02 PM
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i have 20 gallon of io water real close to you if you need it
 

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