Jestersix

Ashburn's 187g endgame II

ashburn2k

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Finally something came in mail that isn’t dead.

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ASD Pink tips elegance


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ashburn2k

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Backyard tank update

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As you can see, the temperature change for this 40g is pretty extreme. Only algae survived this swing is Green Finger and Chaeto. The Red Gracilaria Hayi didn’t survive. Even aiptasia didn’t make it. So moving everything over to a 150g Rubbermaid and at same time I can combine rocks that I’m cycling.

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I made a cover which let sun shine through for algae growth, and reduce water evaporation.

Does anyone know any fish that will survive this extreme temperature swing change ?

Mean while the lotus pond comes along nicely
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All the water I use for those two tanks are from my RODI waste reservoir.
 
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ashburn2k

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Ack, I have to slow acclimate those. Ok any idea how I do that while having them in the tank?maybe box of fresh water and add sw weekly ?


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ashburn2k

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did water change today, removed some sand in the display. sand removal is going to be a long process.

alk 8.09
ca 452
mg 1306
ph 7.77 (added co2 scrubber to address the low ph issue. )
 
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