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Forum: Marine Fish 06-17-2020, 05:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,119
Posted By cvrle1
I was replying to Ryancw who brought it up. And I...

I was replying to Ryancw who brought it up. And I guess now I know one reason at least why folks left this forum. Instead of going after member who is actually trying to be helpful and share some...
Forum: Marine Fish 06-17-2020, 12:20 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,119
Posted By cvrle1
Every single one of the 26 posts he posted are...

Every single one of the 26 posts he posted are bumps to old thread that has already been answered. Furthermore, he aint adding anything new at all, but just repeating what was said, with info that...
Forum: Marine Fish 06-16-2020, 04:01 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,119
Posted By cvrle1
Already answered in 2018.

Already answered in 2018.
Forum: Marine Fish 06-12-2020, 07:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,600
Posted By cvrle1
For the love of God, can you please stop bumping...

For the love of God, can you please stop bumping old threads??? Almost every thread you replied on is over a year old with no responses in that same amount of time.
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade (Aquatics hardware related only) 05-31-2020, 07:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 148
Posted By cvrle1
WTB: EMS 32" Overflow Kit with 1" drains

Long shot, I know, but wanted to check in case someone has EMS 32" Overflow Kit with 1" drains for sale before I buy one from EMS. Thanks
Forum: Tank Journal 05-22-2020, 06:46 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,263
Posted By cvrle1
As mentioned dont literally cook/boil rock. To...

As mentioned dont literally cook/boil rock. To kill what is on there, do bleach or acid bath. Word of warning about acid. While it does work and work fast, it can be quite dangerous to work with. So...
Forum: Tank Journal 05-22-2020, 06:42 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,263
Posted By cvrle1
Fumes that can get you sick, if there are any...

Fumes that can get you sick, if there are any pallies on the rock and you literally cook them, they will release toxin that can kill you. Rocks can shatter and explode if boiled and so on.

Please...
Forum: Tank Journal 05-21-2020, 06:02 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,263
Posted By cvrle1
You sure those are "wormies"? I hope I am wrong,...

You sure those are "wormies"? I hope I am wrong, but it looks like that could be aiptasia to my very uneducated eye.
Forum: Reef 05-16-2020, 05:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 878
Posted By cvrle1
Thats a valid point. My thought process was that...

Thats a valid point. My thought process was that if I did initial test with empty tank, it would at least give me good starting point. I know that once rocks are added that will change PAR reading...
Forum: Reef 05-15-2020, 09:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 878
Posted By cvrle1
2 quick questions about PAR testing

Have some time to figure out height that I will need for my lights, but have 2 basic PAR questions

1) I should set my lights at highest setting I will use during the day (ex: 50% blue, 50% white),...
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade (Aquatics livestock related only) 05-12-2020, 02:24 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 200
Posted By cvrle1
LF: Few pieces of Live Rock

Hello everyone,

I just started cycling dead rock in the bucket, and will be doing that for next few months. Yes I know, cycle will finish before that, but tank wont be ready for rocks for a month...
Forum: Reef 05-06-2020, 04:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,954
Posted By cvrle1
I am guessing to save space inside the sump, so...

I am guessing to save space inside the sump, so there is more room for other things.

OP, For tank that size, and sump, HOB skimmer wont be good enough. HOB skimmer may be good for 30-40G tanks,...
Forum: Reef 05-06-2020, 03:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 787
Posted By cvrle1
Read quite a bit about it, including extensive...

Read quite a bit about it, including extensive test done on R2R. You would be surprised, not all bacteria in a bottle is same.

Really long thread, but worth reading for sure in my mind:...
Forum: Reef 05-06-2020, 02:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 787
Posted By cvrle1
Where to find Fritz turbostart 900 locally?

Trying to find some Fritz turbostart 900 locally in BC, or in Canada in general, but cant find anyone that carries it. J&L doesnt have it, amazon.ca doesnt have it, same with Big Al's.

Can buy...
Forum: Reef 05-05-2020, 03:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,954
Posted By cvrle1
Get as big of a sump that you can fit (under the...

Get as big of a sump that you can fit (under the stand or wherever location will be). There is always something more to be put in the sump equipment wise, and everyone wishes they had just a bit more...
Forum: Reef 04-29-2020, 08:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 636
Posted By cvrle1
Still working on skinning the stand. Then once...

Still working on skinning the stand. Then once that is done, I will need to work on plumbing and getting everything setup in sump and around it. Due to this, tank will be moved on and off the stand...
Forum: Reef 04-29-2020, 06:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 636
Posted By cvrle1
on R2R someone brought up a good point. A lot of...

on R2R someone brought up a good point. A lot of people that frag corals use sharpies on plugs to mark what they are. I am guessing sharpie may actually be ok, as they havent seen any issues with it....
Forum: Reef 04-29-2020, 05:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 636
Posted By cvrle1
Dry Erase Marker on rocks. Reef safe?

I think I have my scape done, and something I am happy with. Since I will have to move it from table into the tank when time comes, I want it to match what I have now. I used driveway markers and...
Forum: Reef 04-24-2020, 04:41 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,538
Posted By cvrle1
Thanks for the feedback and info. All of the...

Thanks for the feedback and info.

All of the rock is same, Marco Rock. I actually wasnt sure what it exactly was until few days ago. I went into J&L, as I knew they had Marco rock, so i wanted to...
Forum: Reef 04-24-2020, 02:35 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,538
Posted By cvrle1
After taking some time and looking at bunch of...

After taking some time and looking at bunch of pics, came up with few new things. Got annoyed last night, as I was wasting time just standing around and looking at rocks, so took masonry bit, drill,...
Forum: Reef 04-17-2020, 04:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,586
Posted By cvrle1
Its good to know that they have it, but holly...

Its good to know that they have it, but holly overpriced!!! They are asking $55, while Amazon (US) has it for $13 US. Yes, it is same size and volume. Unless you absolutely need it right now, forget...
Forum: Reef 04-16-2020, 01:43 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,538
Posted By cvrle1
After spending some time and looking at that...

After spending some time and looking at that cove, I decided that I dont like it at all, and that its not doing anything for me. Back to square 1, At least I know what I dont like, so its a start.
Forum: Reef 04-15-2020, 02:51 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,538
Posted By cvrle1
Thats precisely what I planned on using :) ...

Thats precisely what I planned on using :)



Not sure if this is really feasible in most tanks, as it means that out of 18" I have in width, I can only use 6". It also means I would lose a whole...
Forum: Reef 04-14-2020, 07:38 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,538
Posted By cvrle1
Played around some more with the 1st structure....

Played around some more with the 1st structure. Got idea of seeing if I can build some sort of asymmetrical cove out of it. Here is what I came up with so far

https://i.imgur.com/7OPstzO.jpg...
Forum: Reef 04-14-2020, 05:22 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,538
Posted By cvrle1
Thats a good idea, and I have loads of sand...

Thats a good idea, and I have loads of sand paper. I do have tile saw that I used on few pieces with idea to do precisely what you said once I have something that I am happy with. A lot faster than...
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