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post #61 of 126 (permalink) Old 12-01-2011, 04:09 AM
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What's the purpose of those clay balls on your substrate? Bacteria collection points I assume? Do they really work?
Those look like bacter balls Nick. It's Bacter 100 baked into a large ball. Not a collection point but actual ball of beneficial bacteria.

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Those look like bacter balls Nick. It's Bacter 100 baked into a large ball. Not a collection point but actual ball of beneficial bacteria.
azoo max bio balls, and they're BOTH! A collection point and a ball loaded with bacteria
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Sometimes, lol. Got a fresh case coming in tomorrow.


Love your rack , donnie, that's friggin' awesome. Those are nice giant sponge filters too, where did you get them!?
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Sorry to be a total noob... but whats a collection point? Love the pics dude same with the vid! Did you do a water change or something? Or are they always that active?
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Sometimes, lol. Got a fresh case coming in tomorrow.
I might hit you up for a few.... only if Donny swears by them?

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Sorry to be a total noob... but whats a collection point? Love the pics dude same with the vid! Did you do a water change or something? Or are they always that active?
They're 'dancing' Jeff lol. In shrimp terms, they are looking for that special lady shrimp to do the dirty with because she just molted.
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They're 'dancing' Jeff lol. In shrimp terms, they are looking for that special lady shrimp to do the dirty with because she just molted.
Well Liam sent me 11 out of 11 females sooo I got no dancing going on...
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female what?
High grade rilis. I've seen a total of 8 molts, meaning that a good amount of female have molted, so far no dancing or a shrimp without a saddle.

Anyways sorry to hijack... But I saw the Super Tiger X OEBT if no one else cared to zoom in 500%....
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lol, that's _ALMOST_ impossible, you're the only one who bought rilis so I sent you all of them, and some were too small to tell gender of.
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Donny you only run the big sponge filter on the three tanks on the left? Your shrimp tanks looks awesome. Pure shrimp tanks. I've tried many times to start a pure shrimp tank with only one wood and some moss....but I end up throwing a bunch of other stuff in there and cluttering up my tanks....lol
i def do the same thing i ending up putting more filters and plants then there needs to be

super cool setup dude do you have the whole mosura line on the rack? that btoe x super tigers going to be an interesting im looking forward to it.
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Love your rack , donnie, that's friggin' awesome. Those are nice giant sponge filters too, where did you get them!?
By looking it and gray color, they are Azoo sponge filter. (I think) I got two of them and they are great. They use to have in fish.com but, I don't think they sell any more. I ordered last 2 big sponge filters and 3 double sponge filters.


By the way Donny, I have same rack and same sponge filters. hehe
I like your setup!
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lol, that's _ALMOST_ impossible, you're the only one who bought rilis so I sent you all of them, and some were too small to tell gender of.
Haha well I've spotted 9/11 that have saddles... 3 of them that extend all the way to the middle of the body... Pretty fantastic... Gonna get a few males from you sooner or later...
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