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    Have you checked water parameters? That will...

    Have you checked water parameters? That will indicate if something needs addressed right away. Did you add new sand or move old sand? Daily small water changes might not be a bad idea and will help...
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    Bulk Reef Supply, Marine Depot, Drs. Foster and...

    Bulk Reef Supply, Marine Depot, Drs. Foster and Smith, and Pet Solutions, are the stores I shop online the most in no particular order for different types of items. For rock, shop around to find the...
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    At the same time, keep monitoring the tank for...

    At the same time, keep monitoring the tank for any ammonia, nitrite, or nitrate spikes. Do you have a protein skimmer? Make sure you fully cure any new rock you plan to add.
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    It can be an immediate switch for the most part....

    It can be an immediate switch for the most part. Fill up new tank with saltwater (allow to mix for appropriate timeframe), get temperature set, and add existing rock from current tank. Acclimate fish...
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    Yes, completely dry. It would be the most cost...

    Yes, completely dry. It would be the most cost effective route to get rock: to get mostly dry rock and a little bit of cured rock from your LFS to seed the dry rock.
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    I found an answer to my drilled hole situation. I...

    I found an answer to my drilled hole situation. I went out to buy a unibit. Costly little drill bit I might add, but I will probably find a use for it elsewhere. I need to re-clean my barrel; get all...
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    If you are looking for dry rock, check out Bulk...

    If you are looking for dry rock, check out Bulk Reef Supply.
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    There is some potential for dry (dead) rock to...

    There is some potential for dry (dead) rock to negatively effect the tank. Since we don't know where the dry rock was in the past; it could have potentially soaked up some bad things like phosphate....
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    Currently working on improving my RO/DI and salt...

    Currently working on improving my RO/DI and salt water mixing station. I bought some uniseals for the barrels along with a float valve not sure how I went so long with out it and some other plumbing...
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    I may try to post more often, but no guarantees...

    I may try to post more often, but no guarantees with life being busy.

    Anybody know if someone sells a check valve for vinyl tubing? It's the one safety future I need to add. My return is vinyl...
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    Looks like it has been a long time since I've...

    Looks like it has been a long time since I've given an update on my tank. Algae is still an issue, but life got in the way of regular water changes. I'm making more time for water change and tank...
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    I took a quick picture with my iPhone so not the...

    I took a quick picture with my iPhone so not the best quality. Algae is still looking bad, but the AI Vega definitely makes the tank look at lot better then the PC's I was running.
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    We'll see what I can manage sometime this week....

    We'll see what I can manage sometime this week. The algae issue makes the tank not very photogenic right now.
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    The canopy with the Vega Colors are up and...

    The canopy with the Vega Colors are up and running. The tank is looking better without the PC lighting. I also purchased a VorTech MP 40w. I am loving this wave maker so far; the controls are a...
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    I received the algae scrubber in the mail today...

    I received the algae scrubber in the mail today and got it running on the tank. Hopefully in a week or two, I'll see algae growth on it and not in my display.

    I need to get a canopy built,...
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    I agree with Cliff that a larger tank to start...

    I agree with Cliff that a larger tank to start out with would be a wiser choice if you have the room a 40g breeder or 55g. You will want to add fish as soon as its cycled, trust me. A 20g will not...
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    I love the controllability of the lights. We'll...

    I love the controllability of the lights. We'll see how the corals like the new light to see their approval. Hopefully by next weekend the lights will be over the tank. I am waiting on the EXT rail...
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    28183 The new lights. I just need to order a...

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    The new lights.

    I just need to order a hanging kit and assemble an iron bar hanging fixture, then the lights will be placed into action.
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    Awesome. I will be adding a dual DI filter to my...

    Awesome. I will be adding a dual DI filter to my next purchase at Bulk Reef Supply. Now I just need to hook the RO unit hooked up in the basement.
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    Well, I did it. I bought two AI Vega Colors. I...

    Well, I did it. I bought two AI Vega Colors. I didn't buy any of the hanging kits or mounting brackets with the initial purchase. I received enough reward points from BRS to pay for half to...
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    I think I'm going with AI Vega Color. I need to...

    I think I'm going with AI Vega Color. I need to research a little more to finalize it. It looks like in April customizable color pucks will be available to order, and Bulk Reef Supply has a bonus...
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    Thank you for your experience. I've been...

    Thank you for your experience. I've been researching most of the major LED brands. AI Sol and Vega, GHL Mitras, and Reef Builders Photon, are among the top in consideration.
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    I just need to put in the time and effort to get...

    I just need to put in the time and effort to get rid of the algae.

    How long have you had the SOLS running on your tanks? How are the SPS doing: Good growth? Good color?
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    I concur macro algae only with small amount of...

    I concur macro algae only with small amount of live rock and sand for extra surface area and a place for copepods to live. I woud not put that much live rock into sump, because it would be a detritus...
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    It has been awhile since my last post. The tank...

    It has been awhile since my last post. The tank is still chugging along.

    Algae is still an issue. My source water is probably the main issue, so I am going to work on getting a certified source...
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