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Old 11/26/2017, 07:10 PM   #1
smokeynerd
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Fragging giant leather coral

I have a rather large leather coral that's starting to take over my 75 gallon tank and needs some serious trimming, I understand the general idea of fragging one of these but all the examples I see are little pieces, is there any risk in fragging this thing into lets say 6 large pieces?

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Old 11/27/2017, 06:25 PM   #2
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nope should be fine...leathers are pretty hardy...if you do it in run some carbon....


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Old 11/28/2017, 09:06 PM   #3
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I fragged one into 4 before. They are very hardy. Shouldn't be an issue.

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Old 12/04/2017, 07:19 PM   #4
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You may want to frag outside of the tank using water from a water change.
Obviously frag on a work surface, but put it in water change water for a bit.
It will release “stuff” when cut.
You can eliminate most from your display tank with this method.
And like the other poster said, run carbon after fragging.


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Old 12/18/2017, 08:37 PM   #5
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I just use a scissor or a razor blade and chop mine up in the tank. No issues at all. I have to trim it once a month as they grow so fast.


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