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Thread: chaeto

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    So I've been looking at adding to chaeto to my refug and wanted to know where the best place to get it at is. I don't needto much because is just going into my hob Filter that I've turned into the refug

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    You could check out

    They have good reviews and carry Chaeto in various sizes.
    110 Gallon New World Cichlid Tank
    Tiger Oscar, Large Common Pleco, Blood Red Parrot, A lot of Black Convicts.

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    Best place would be someone from your local reef club. Generally there is a reef club in your area and reefers are always tossing out chaeto, they are happy to sell it for a buck or two or give it away.

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    +1 to the above. I am always giving away maco algae to local hobbyist

    As a alternative to cheato, you could also try feather caulerpa. C. crassifolia. That is what I have been growing in my sumps and I find it grows better for me than cheato.

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    The problem for me is figuring out whats local here. It seems most of the reefers here meet in other parts of Sacramento that FAR away from the main area that live in.

    I'll look into the other micro algae.

    I;'ll check around the two LFS store that in my area. I have two in 5 mile area from me lol

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    I'd still check around for a local reef society or club. You can probably get some nice deals from some really good people as well.

    But if you can't go that route and your LFS doesn't have anything good, (mentioned up top) isn't a bad choice either as I've ordered from them before. They do have a decent selection of clean up crew and has pretty good customer service as well.
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