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Old 01/10/2008, 09:33 AM   #8
Salty Irishman
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Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: ShermansDale, PA.
Posts: 120
My corals weren't doing as well as I would like even with supplemental feedings of Cyclop & Dt's. I was running skimmer and filter socks 24/7. Removed socks and shut skimmer off when feeding for at least 3 hrs and the corals have done a 180! I have to believe the food simply was not staying in the water column long enough to be utilized and, anything of benefit that was in the water column was being removed. I now only use the socks for clean up as mentioned earlier.

The only thing that remains the same, is that everything changes...

Current Tank Info: 58 gal Oceanic RR, Outer Orbit 2x150w 14K HQI-Mh, 4x39w T5HO 420nm/460nm, 15 gal sump, Aqua C Urchin skimmer, ACJr Controller, EcoTech MP10's x 2 for circ
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