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Old 10/28/2017, 01:30 PM   #176
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I did some minor changes in layout, some new frags arrived but no big changes.
That's how it looks after a year:

FTS.

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Small Island:






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Old 10/28/2017, 01:37 PM   #177
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Water parameters are pretty the same of last months.

After some months fighting diatoms in sandbeb and a green slime algae coating the rocks I change my RO membrane and DI resin and cut down the frozen shrimp feeding.

Both, diatoms and green slime algae, showed a big step back, but didn't disappeared completely.
I think I need give them a month or two, but I'm in the right direction now.

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Old 10/28/2017, 06:44 PM   #178
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A slide show to celebrate the first aniversary.


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Old 10/31/2017, 09:14 PM   #179
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Tank is doing well!

Elvis is a beautiful Clown Tang.

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Old 11/09/2017, 12:17 PM   #180
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Absolutely beautiful Alex.
What a transformation over a year.
Nice job!


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Old 11/10/2017, 04:28 AM   #181
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Tank is doing well!

Elvis is a beautiful Clown Tang.

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Thanks man
Elvis is already getting bigger....he eats like a piggy...
I rarelly post a video......but soon I'll get a Go pro........so, let's see.


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Absolutely beautiful Alex.
What a transformation over a year.
Nice job!
Thanks Matt!
I'm satisfied with the evolution too.
And now, I'm getting in the better part of the evolution.
No white rocks, no microscopical sticks, no 1mm/month sps growth rate.

The tanks looks more mature, the sps growth rate increases due to the size of corals.
I hope that the second year could be as fun as the first.
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Old 11/10/2017, 07:21 PM   #182
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Old 11/11/2017, 03:10 AM   #183
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Awsome setup just read through your build. Some awsome colors in there


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Old 11/15/2017, 12:23 AM   #184
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Is that an RBTA? Under blue lights?


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Old 11/15/2017, 02:40 PM   #185
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Is that an RBTA? Under blue lights?
Under an AI Sol Blue......
Whites and blues are on...


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Amazing tank.


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Amazing tank.
Thanks Eric.


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