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Curious as to why you didn't go with a Hydro solution on your CPU?

Love the combs on the cables. I ordered a batch of them for my GPU.
 
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Recommendation you may not know but watch ph at night in the qt tanks while medicating. They can drop and weaker fish can pass over night.
Thankfully right now, I was able to catch it in its early stage, so, I am not worried about it. I have no weak fish as of yet.

I just hope I am able to maintain that. I hate QT'ing wrasse's.
 
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K, I currently have both 40b QT tanks up an running. I added the bacteria to both. I will start to remove the fish tomorrow...SO much fun in doing so.
 

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Curious as to why you didn't go with a Hydro solution on your CPU?

Love the combs on the cables. I ordered a batch of them for my GPU.
Didn't see the need at the time I built it. Temps now for CPU running AC Valhalla runs around 50-54C and GPU on air at 60C. At idle, CPU 30C GPU 27C. I was thinking about upgrading but still don't see the need at those temps.

The cable extensions came with black combs but I opted for clear ones just to add to the theme. Although the black ones would match as well.
 
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Didn't see the need at the time I built it. Temps now for CPU running AC Valhalla runs around 50-54C and GPU on air at 60C. At idle, CPU 30C GPU 27C. I was thinking about upgrading but still don't see the need at those temps.

The cable extensions came with black combs but I opted for clear ones just to add to the theme. Although the black ones would match as well.
The Intel 12700k has a tendency to run a little hotter. The more powerful the processers and GPU's get, the more heat they produce. I also tinker around with OC'ing, so even more heat.
 
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K, QT tanks are active with CP. I will start to go fishing tomorrow on my DT.

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Fish trap is in the DT. I am letting them get used to it before I start to try and trap them. I had to support the trap against a rock as it kept sliding down toward the sand bed.
 
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1 fish down, 13 more to go...UGH!!! I got tired of waiting for the tangs to figure out the trap, I am draining most of my tank and will try to at least get the 6 tangs out. I feel the trap will work for the wrasses and chromis. Draining 150+ gals takes a little while.
 
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The funny thing is, I get to were I feel better and then I end up having to do these drastic things and I get ticked off again as to why I am having to do this.
 
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Pretty much had to yank out most of my scape just to get the tangs out. I will likely loose a few frags as well. As of right now I have all 6 tangs in QT and my Pintail Fairy wrasse. I will try to catch the others in the trap over the next few days. What a way to spend a vacation.
 

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Try at night with a strobe like flashlight ,a pokey stick ,and net.
3 hrs after lights out.
wish i would of said this yesterday...:(
 
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Try at night with a strobe like flashlight ,a pokey stick ,and net.
3 hrs after lights out.
wish i would of said this yesterday...:(
They would just dart out and go into another section of the rock. I had 90 percent of my scape out yesterday and still couldn't find the 3 wrasses and 4 chromis. I will try to use the trap as I know the wrasses were all checking it out. Its the chromis that are going to be harder. The cheapest fish are going to the the biggest pain, LOL!!!
 
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As much as it was a pain to catch just the tangs in my tank, I may not be adding the D. Sailfin tang back into my tank. Seeing it already quickly outgrow the other tangs and be the instigator in the tank, I may just rehome it. Not sure what other tang I will go back with. Since I seem to be a sucker for pain, I may go with a Sohal tang. o_O :eek: :beaming-face-with-smiling-eyes:
 

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As much as it was a pain to catch just the tangs in my tank, I may not be adding the D. Sailfin tang back into my tank. Seeing it already quickly outgrow the other tangs and be the instigator in the tank, I may just rehome it. Not sure what other tang I will go back with. Since I seem to be a sucker for pain, I may go with a Sohal tang. o_O :eek: :beaming-face-with-smiling-eyes:
Well I have a sailfin and a sohal!

Oh and their other ’friends’!
 
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New computer is up and running. I am talking to you on it now. Just having built it, I am already upgrading it, LOL!!! Youbhave to be careful with the DDR5 ram, and Intel will only guarantee 4800MHz, I installed 5600MHz ram and was only able to get up to 4000MHz before having posting issues. I am changing it to 2 16G G.Skill ddr5 5600MHz ram now. I am also waiting on another 2T Samsung 2280 Pro ssd, it should arrive today. I will have to shut down the computer to install both. The ssd goes behind the EVGA 3080ti graphics card, so I will have to remove it.

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I am currently stress testing the new computer. I will them OC it to see what I can get to.
 

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As much as it was a pain to catch just the tangs in my tank, I may not be adding the D. Sailfin tang back into my tank. Seeing it already quickly outgrow the other tangs and be the instigator in the tank, I may just rehome it. Not sure what other tang I will go back with. Since I seem to be a sucker for pain, I may go with a Sohal tang. o_O :eek: :beaming-face-with-smiling-eyes:
Not sure where you are in GA, but if you decide to get rid of the Des, let me know. I travel back and forth to FL all the time and have been looking for another one, so I could put one in the nem tank for algae control.

It would have 7' of swim room and all the macro it could eat lol.
 
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