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Old 02-02-2013, 10:04 PM   #361
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Nice pic. of Opae and red algae.
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Old 02-02-2013, 10:10 PM   #362
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I really like the red algae and hope it gets bigger. So far it's a slow grower.

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Old 02-03-2013, 12:17 AM   #363
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Talking about the red algae and taking a line from Robocop ' I'd buy that for a dollar ' best of luck growing tankful.
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Old 02-03-2013, 02:39 AM   #364
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Guess I may have jumped the gun. Can't post pics again.

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Old 02-03-2013, 03:42 AM   #365
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Grumbling... :-[

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Old 02-03-2013, 03:51 AM   #366
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Yeah your color did not change. Be patient. Look to Monday.
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Old 02-03-2013, 04:20 AM   #367
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Found all three berried opae tonight...

This ones's eggs have changed color, it seems:
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Old 02-03-2013, 10:00 PM   #368
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Great thread, great success.

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Old 02-04-2013, 03:45 AM   #369
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Thanks Mad... Still need shrimplets. :-)

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Shrimpie dream...
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Etc
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Old 02-05-2013, 01:21 AM   #372
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I have my 5G up and running. What salinty do you have yours at. I got instant ocean.
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Old 02-05-2013, 01:33 AM   #373
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I keep my tanks at about 1.012, but with evaporation it can go as high as 1.014, but rarely.

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Think I should say that measuring specific gravity with a cheap hydrometer (like I do) can't be altogether accurate. But I shoot for 1.012 using room temperature distilled water when I do water changes.

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NVM i see you used distilled tap. Would treated tap water be okay?
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