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post #4 of (permalink) Old 01-18-2013, 01:23 AM
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Originally Posted by TheColumbiaplantman View Post
Alright here are my tank specs. This algae is in my 30 gallon tank that has
144w 4.8watts per gallon probably way to much
Tetra whisper 30EX hang on filter that uses carbon filters.
Substrate is layered with flourite red at the bottom then eco-complete as the middle and then sand at the top.
2-3 bubbles per second of co2,
and as mentioned before no liquid ferts.
Hopefully this will help.

This is what my tank looks like right now.
What is your photo period? Do you have any power heads?

WPG is outdated. Here is a good living thread to read:
Lighting an Aquarium with PAR instead of Watts
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