Grow out contest

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  1. bubbaque

    bubbaque Valuable Member

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    It looked like the last grow out lasted 5 months before it sizzled out. I would make the grow out 6 months and don’t sign up to do it unless you for sure can and WILL do the monthly updates.
     
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  2. leahfiish

    leahfiish Valuable Member Build Thread Contributor

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    I definitely wouldn't expect a free frag. I don't mind paying if it means a better prize for the winner and better participation.
     
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    We had to pay for our frags in that last grow out
     
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    keddre Well-Known Member

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    Yea, I always thought it was pay to play
     
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  5. Da Ghost

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    LOL i swear I am in the Matrix. I just saw one of these back in 2007 and was like wow that sounds cool. For that grow out, back then, they did charge a small fee for the frags to keep some of us honest lol I would love to join and try my hand.
     
  6. Maddlesrain

    Maddlesrain Well-Known Member

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    For anyone that wouldn’t be honest and truly in it for the contest: SHAME.

    That just ruins the fun for everyone else.
     
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  7. pilot108

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    I would be interested too
     
  8. Greenstreet.1

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    Let’s see if I can have my tank ready by start time.
     
  9. Jayp5117

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    I'll pay for a frag who cares it would be fun to see the other results
     
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  10. gar732

    gar732 Valuable Member R2R Supporter CTARS Member

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    I’d be interested, let’s see where this goes.
     
  11. Greenstreet.1

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    It’s always fun once you have the right people. I had a lot of fun with the last one even if I lost had some great reefers on that one.
     
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    I want in!
     
  13. KJoFan

    KJoFan Well-Known Member Partner Member 2018

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    What are the logistics of this though as far as supplying the frags? $40 for an overnight shipment of one little frag? Doesn't seem all that logical to me, but I've never participated in one before so maybe there's a way to make that work I'm not aware of. :confused:
     
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  14. Coastie Reefer

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    Or use it as an excuse to buy a Grab Bag :D
     
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    I guess i don't remember then. lol I almost positive I only charged for shipping on that last one with the PC rainbow but I Could be wrong. I know some people added a frag or two which softened the blow on shipping. first sentence in the original post even says I donated them?

    https://www.reef2reef.com/threads/p...o-discussion-only-frag-updates-please.229915/
     
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    KJoFan Well-Known Member Partner Member 2018

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    That really is the only logical solution. ;)
     
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  17. bubbaque

    bubbaque Valuable Member

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    @Battlecorals Do you have a specific coral you have enough to go around?
     
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    Sorry I was not clear you are right Adam all we had to pay for was shipping.
     
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    I'd be in just so I can place my first order with Adam. I've been wanting to for a while now.
     
  20. Jeff Heinle

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    Why not set a buy in price? Say $100. $40 goes towards shipping say another $30 to the vendor for the frag and $30 foes into the prize fund. If we had 20 participants that would be $600 for the winner. Also the $100 buy in makes sure you are committed to posting on the thread!
     
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