My 72 Bowfront Build Revised Thread

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  1. jsker

    jsker Reefing is all about the adventure Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    Tag me when you do post the build, please. I would like to see the build. I really like rimless tanks and tank 2 will be rimless 90 cube or bigger.
     
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    GoVols VFL R2R Supporter MTRCMember Reef Squad R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    That's awesome!!!
     
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    120reefkeeper Reef keeping with Military Precision! R2R Supporter Reef Squad R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    Interesting results
     
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    jsker Reefing is all about the adventure Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    Yes you are correct. I was running low Alk then I bumped the alk up by supplementing KH buffer with a water change and now it is high. I have been steady for some time now and I really think it is due to the weather and Co2 levels. I will test my Alk again today just to make sure that my testing was not off.:oops:
     
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    120reefkeeper Reef keeping with Military Precision! R2R Supporter Reef Squad R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    Time to move to the other side of the turnpike.
     
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    jsker Reefing is all about the adventure Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    Well no testing this week, and normal maintenance is on hold. I have a case of cellutis and it is nothing to mess with. I am hoping to home Sunday. :)

    Been watching the tank on the cam and everyone looks happy so far.
     
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    120reefkeeper Reef keeping with Military Precision! R2R Supporter Reef Squad R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    Get well buddy!!
     
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  8. jsker

    jsker Reefing is all about the adventure Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    I am home;Joyful and thank you.
     
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    120reefkeeper Reef keeping with Military Precision! R2R Supporter Reef Squad R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    Great! Hope your feeling better!!
     
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  10. jsker

    jsker Reefing is all about the adventure Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    Was digging though some pictures
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    1-25-17
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    1-19-18
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    The progression has been pretty good.
     
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    jsker Reefing is all about the adventure Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    Todays number before water change.
    Ca 470
    Mg 1280 dosing 150g
    Alk 8. bumped up the dose and this should even out
    Phosphates .06 down a bit from Monday, clean the skimmer and ran filter socks this week.
     
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    Reef is looking great :)

    Hope your doctors appointment ;Nurse goes well on Tuesday.

    Freddie
     
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    jsker Reefing is all about the adventure Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    Thank you Freddie
     
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    jsker Reefing is all about the adventure Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    Tank is happy
    Ca 453
    Mg 1440
    7.3 dosing some alk
    phosphates .02
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    The anemones have to go:( the are stinging my arcos nearby. Looking for a carpet anemones, Blue or red would be nice.
     
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    Nothing short of amazing! Very well done
     
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    Jsker,
    That shot looks really great!!!
     
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    WOW ! ! Looking great ! ! !
     
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    jsker Reefing is all about the adventure Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    Thank you!

    I will be at the official 3 year mark next week, Looking forward the year 4:)
     
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    jsker Reefing is all about the adventure Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    Thank you Freddie. Just the alk has be bouncing around;Wideyed
     
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    jsker Reefing is all about the adventure Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    One more picture, the mangrove is growing. Soon I will bonsai it.
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