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post #9 of (permalink) Old 07-23-2011, 07:07 AM
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Originally Posted by AquaAddiction View Post
Brown is covering everything flat
I was running both bulbs in the lights for about 12hrs.
Have since cut it down to 1 bulb for 7hrs.
Lights are the engine. Usually not on more than 7hrs. Could cut it down to 5hrs until algae clears. Brown algae is normal for a new tank.

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