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  1. Devaji

    Display fuge vs cheato

    so I was thinking...... long story short I was planing on an ATS as part of my RS650P filtration due to supply chain issues I might just do a fuge. I have never had a proper fuge before but have had complete macro algae tank. so my question is would a maco display fuge filter as well as a...
  2. Ej Chavex

    Texas Kessil H160 w/ mount

    Selling my slightly used kessil h160 with goose neck mount. Decided to go with an alge scrubber instead. The light was used led then 3 months and is in like new condition. I'm asking 175.00 shipped including pp fees I also have a Kessil A Series controller for an additional 40.00 with the...
  3. Ej Chavex

    Texas Kessil H160 w/ mount

    Selling my slightly used kessil h160 with goose neck mount. Decided to go with an alge scrubber instead. The light was used led then 3 months and is in like new condition. I'm asking 175.00 shipped including pp fees I also have a Kessil A Series controller for an additional 40.00 with the...
  4. E

    Refugium and cheato problems

    So I have no idea why but my cheato keeps turning mushy and it falls apart, it doesn’t look green under refugium light but if I put a normal light on it you can tell it’s green still, this is my first refugium and I don’t know what I’m doing wrong over $80 worth of cheato has melted in my sump...
  5. R

    So...what does a successful/thriving fuge look like on the inside!

    So, I’ve been at this lifestyle for over 10 years and until the past year I’ve always had HOB equipment. Now I have a 90G display picture framed in the wall with a 75G sump/fuge. Wondering what other lifers fuge looks like. My Cheato grows like weeds and the Copepods are taking over the Cheato...
  6. AF_Reef

    Carbon Dosing Switch To A Refugium

    Long story short I mistreated my AIO 50G tank for a little over 2 months causing nutrients to rise and algae to take over , Iv been carbon dosing Elimi-NP for about 2 1/2 months now plus the help of Vibrant to clean out my algea, I have reach near my desired levels and been stable at 5ppm No3...
  7. nanonøkk

    refugium gha

    ok so my cheato has been introduced to green hair algae and now it’s growing with my cheato in the back second chamber of my tank my question is besides cleaning off the cheato and loosing pods that and doing harvesting one the gha as well as the cheato is there a way that i can introduce a...
  8. nanonøkk

    when is it time to remove cheato

    ok i set my refugium up about two days ago and i’m wondering if it’s time to remove cheato or not the first picture is day one and the second is now also how can i tell if the pods are breeding in it
  9. Hugo Garcia

    Cheato “Reactor”

    Hello guys I just moved to Brazil, and have all my fish quarantine, so I can’t have a refugium. So my solution was to put my cheato with saltwater and some media in bucket and put 2 cheatomaxx lights on top of it. My question is, do you guys think will work? My ReadSea 350 is still on its way...
  10. andrewey

    Virginia Clean Cheato- SOLD

    Edit: All Clean Cheato has been sold. Thanks everyone. Due to Covid and a shifting work schedule, I'm going to be shutting down my clean cheato experiments. If anyone wants any of the remaining clean cheato, I will be selling the remaining cheato. I am asking $20 for a tennis ball sized...
  11. andrewey

    Virginia Reglar Cheato & Clean Cheato

    I have a little more than 3 cups of cheato if anyone is interested for $15 shipped. Shipping will be via USPS first class and I would prefer to ship out early in the week to avoid weekend delays. I'm currently setting up a clean cheato grow out tank, so while this cheato was previously dipped...
  12. ReefReadyYouTube

    Best way to run a HOB filter.

    This is obviously my opinion but works great for me and I would recommend this setup to anyone. I’m using a Fluval 50 but I feel like this can work in any HOB filter. The media need is: • Cheato •Filter floss •Poly filter pad •GFO/ chemi pure blue nano •LOTS of bio blocks/pellets/spheres This...
  13. Esquire805

    California Cheatomorphia 113 gram bags 1/4lb

    Just cleaning out my sump have about 4 bags 50 plus pm me shipping
  14. Esquire805

    California CheatoC gor sale sandwich bag

    Need to get some cheatomorphia out the way I think I can make 10 bags 21 shipped. Nice and healthy
  15. Joe Batt

    Cheato problems

    Hi All I am having a problem growing cheato in my refugium. When I first put it in there was a spirt of growth and I slowly increased the lighting up to a 12 hour reverse cycle. Now it just seems to slowly die on me. I am running a Kessil H380 around 10 inches above the refugium. My nitrates...
  16. Esquire805

    California Cheato, red gracilaria,caulerpa macro packs

    Selling 1/4 bags of mixed macro. I have only 5 packs so first come first serve 47 shipped. Will be out of town so last day to ship for me is tues August 14th
  17. GaryO

    LED Refugium Light Panel

    I do not have much height (3") above my sump (10 gal glass aquarium) and I would like turn it into a refugium. I tried once before and failed. I think I had too much light and heat 2 (27w. CFL bulbs with aluminum clamp reflectors). The cheato turnrd onto a green rotting slime. I saw some LED...
  18. MSB123

    Questions

    Hey guys, I recently bought a few things to boost my fuge from liveaquaria. Im wondering if I have to rinse/ qt this stuff- http://www.liveaquaria.com/product/1127/red-gracilaria-feeding-algae-aquacultured?pcatid=1127&c=3468+2190+1127...
  19. mannysmusic

    Cheato $15 shipped

    pest free, full or pods sandwich bag size priority shipped only excepting paypal payment to [email protected] along with your address to ship. I have plenty to go around.
  20. Reefiness

    Cheato and Anacharis elodea (freshwater/pond plant) for sale $10 shipped

    I noticed some people looking to buy cheato, and sadly I've thrown out my most recent trimmings because of no one I knew of locally needing any. So just an FYI, this is more to get a list of people looking for cheato that I could ship out to when i do my next trimming which at current pace...
  21. C

    Refugium question

    Hey all, I have a question that I am going to try to articulate, so please bear with me. I have been noticing elevated nitrates in my tank, although the corals all seem to be doing pretty well. In addition to decreasing feedings, I have added Chaeto to an area of my sump. (As an aside, I have...
  22. Reefnewb

    Best LED micro algae light

    Looking for recommendations about good LED micro algae light. Don't want a spiral style bulb. I want a full fixture like a marineland led or something wasn't sure how that would work?
  23. Paulbragin

    Plant grow led bulb for cheato, good idea?

    Any one heard of using a plant grow light like a powerpar multi color bulb with red blue and white in it to grow cheato in a refugium? I'm wondering if this would increase the photosynthesis since it helps with grow plants.
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