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Old 01/11/2008, 06:12 PM   #1
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Boomer, can you give a little help?

http://www.reefcentral.com/forums/sh...readid=1291799
Newbie in a pickle and I'm saying vinegar, but need better advise.


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Salinity 1.024-6; alkalinity 8.3-9.3 on KH scale; calcium 420; magnesium 1300, temp 78-80, nitrate .2. Ammonia 0. No filters: lps tank. Alk and cal won't rise if mg is low.

Current Tank Info: 105g AquaVim wedge, chromis, royal gramma basslet, tailspot blenny, ocellaris clown, yellow watchman, chestnut turbo snails, bristleworms, couple of hermits.
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Old 01/11/2008, 06:17 PM   #2
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I posted some info from an article
http://www.reefkeeping.com/issues/2003-11/eb/index.php
in that thread for you.


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Old 01/11/2008, 06:19 PM   #3
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greatly appreciated. I've had this same accident and the spike was very transient, but not quite this much kalk.


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Salinity 1.024-6; alkalinity 8.3-9.3 on KH scale; calcium 420; magnesium 1300, temp 78-80, nitrate .2. Ammonia 0. No filters: lps tank. Alk and cal won't rise if mg is low.

Current Tank Info: 105g AquaVim wedge, chromis, royal gramma basslet, tailspot blenny, ocellaris clown, yellow watchman, chestnut turbo snails, bristleworms, couple of hermits.
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Old 01/11/2008, 06:46 PM   #4
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I think m2434 did a fine job at addressing the issue


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Old 01/11/2008, 08:44 PM   #5
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Did. THank you, Boomer. Scary, but I'm hoping Jade will come out of the lime OD ok. It's been chemical billiards, but hoping for the best.


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Salinity 1.024-6; alkalinity 8.3-9.3 on KH scale; calcium 420; magnesium 1300, temp 78-80, nitrate .2. Ammonia 0. No filters: lps tank. Alk and cal won't rise if mg is low.

Current Tank Info: 105g AquaVim wedge, chromis, royal gramma basslet, tailspot blenny, ocellaris clown, yellow watchman, chestnut turbo snails, bristleworms, couple of hermits.
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