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You'll come to love it!
That’s if it ever fully opens lol I love the way gonis look but have never looked up care requirements time to crack open the internet

Side note I wanna buy Hannah checkers I’m gonna buy the alk, calcium, nitrate, but I’m confused on which phosphate checker to get
 

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That’s if it ever fully opens lol I love the way gonis look but have never looked up care requirements time to crack open the internet

Side note I wanna buy Hannah checkers I’m gonna buy the alk, calcium, nitrate, but I’m confused on which phosphate checker to get
Most of mine like a dirty LPs tank. They like small particles for food. So gonis are filter feeders mostly
 
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Most of mine like a dirty LPs tank. They like small particles for food. So gonis are filter feeders mostly
Yeah my nutrients are on the low side right now trying to raise those up. Feeding fish everyday , reef roids/ Candy every 2 days and biweekly water changes everything looks good but I feel like there’s not enough nutrients for others
 

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I would have to find her picture,
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This guy had no polyps left and near dead in june. Still recovering. But, somedays extension is really good.
 

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That’s if it ever fully opens lol I love the way gonis look but have never looked up care requirements time to crack open the internet

Side note I wanna buy Hannah checkers I’m gonna buy the alk, calcium, nitrate, but I’m confused on which phosphate checker to get
I think @F i s h y might have mentioned that the Red Sea/Salifert was better in terms of accuracy, but I could be wrong.
 
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I would have to find her picture,
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This guy had no polyps left and near dead in june. Still recovering. But, somedays extension is really good.
I swear the worse looking corals always come back looking beautiful
 
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I think @F i s h y might have mentioned that the Red Sea/Salifert was better in terms of accuracy, but I could be wrong.
I’m using salifert and the test kit makes me feel color blind whoever thought to make the color dark blue , light blue , light light blue is evil…..
 
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When I purchase my first home I’m throwing a 230 gallon in there along with a 100 gallon and a big 500 I wanna collect a lot of fish with fresh water I had growing up Molly’s , koi , goldfish , tetras and stuff
 
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When I purchase my first home I’m throwing a 230 gallon in there along with a 100 gallon and a big 500 I wanna collect a lot of fish with fresh water I had growing up Molly’s , koi , goldfish , tetras and stuff
We've got the hooks in DEEP!!!

In January of this year, I told my buddy Jake I would take over the bowfront as long as it could run as it because I didn't have the time, money or patience to learn/fund a new hobby.

We can see where that went. Bowfront to 120, 120+ frag tank, 120+ frag tank + 2 QT's, 120+ frag+2 QTs + nem tank, to current 180 + frag + 2 QTs + nem tank..

If I ever step up it'll be 96"x30"x24" FOWLR as an overflow for fish outgrowing the 180 + angels I can't have with coral
 
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We've got the hooks in DEEP!!!

In January of this year, I told my buddy Jake I would take over the bowfront as long as it could run as it because I didn't have the time, money or patience to learn/fund a new hobby.

We can see where that went. Bowfront to 120, 120+ frag tank, 120+ frag tank + 2 QT's, 120+ frag+2 QTs + nem tank, to current 180 + frag + 2 QTs + nem tank..

If I ever step up it'll be 96"x30"x24" FOWLR as an overflow for fish outgrowing the 180 + angels I can't have with coral
Oh yeah ! My wife has no idea what I have in store for our basement. I f I suddenly stop posting … look for her… haha
 
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Kenya tree might need another trim soon

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Blasto looks puffy after the feeding
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Since lowering my lights the zoas have gotten wider with no stretch

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The polyps wanna come out but I’m not sure what’s wrong should I dip it ? It did have aiptasia growing around the base.
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This favia is looking sluggish on this side only

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Mushroom enjoys his shaded side
 

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Did my test
Alk went up to 9.9 (don’t dose)
Calcium still at 420
Nitrates are between 0-5
Phosphates between .1-.25 hate color charts

also anyone know why these are gaping ?
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Cleaning internals, usually.
 
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