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  1. rygh replied to the thread Losing power tomorrow..

    You can rent a generator for about $60/day at home depot, and there are probably other places like United Rentals.

    Sep 25, 2018 at 9:05 PM
  2. rygh replied to the thread Kalkwasser fail.

    So I poked around a bit. Glass is fine of course. But silicone ... ?? It is definitely a problem when it sets, since it is acid-curing....

    Sep 25, 2018 at 9:01 PM
  3. rygh replied to the thread I need your help!!.

    Sad. Sympathies. :( You may never find it. The key now is to focus on the living. Most important is to watch your other fish carefully...

    Sep 25, 2018 at 8:55 PM
  4. rygh replied to the thread Kalkwasser fail.

    Acrylic is PMMA, which does not seem to be on the list.

    Sep 25, 2018 at 3:23 PM
  5. rygh replied to the thread Kalkwasser fail.

    I bought the Avast reactor. And it did end up leaking, twice. Took a long time also. I am thinking it ate through the glue. I recently...

    Sep 25, 2018 at 3:12 PM
  6. rygh attached a file to the thread Kalkwasser fail.

    A fun table on compatibility. Note the Base/Alkali line, and PC. That container does look a lot like Poly Carbonate plastic. [ATTACH]

    plstc.jpeg Sep 25, 2018 at 11:27 AM
  7. rygh replied to the thread Dave’s Dream Tank.

    I can relate. The open look is nice, but the glare is a real pain. The canopy also hides the waterline as a bonus. I was just going to...

    Sep 25, 2018 at 10:18 AM
  8. rygh replied to the thread Kalkwasser fail.

    Yikes. Did the container just have a crack, or dissolve due to kalk?

    Sep 25, 2018 at 9:55 AM
  9. rygh replied to the thread kinetic Reefer 170.

    I wonder if you could buy a heavy rubber glove, fill it with paper or something, and hang it in the tank. Like the mirror trick, the...

    Sep 25, 2018 at 9:54 AM
  10. rygh replied to the thread How to Set Up Coral QT?.

    Key - keep lights close to coral. If your corals are very close to surface, and lights are down right near water, you need very little....

    Sep 24, 2018 at 4:52 PM
  11. rygh replied to the thread Mike's Last Build.

    Since you mention acrylic doors... I made a fun door out of leftover wood and clear acrylic. Frame was leftover oak, stained mahogany....

    Sep 24, 2018 at 4:34 PM
  12. rygh replied to the thread kinetic Reefer 170.

    Weird about the ocellaris. I thought it was mostly maroons and others that could get mean.

    Sep 24, 2018 at 4:27 PM
  13. rygh replied to the thread Has anyone used purigen in your reef tank?.

    To me, those nasty back chambers sound like a good thing, not a bad thing. Having detritus settle out and concentrate in one particular...

    Sep 24, 2018 at 4:23 PM
  14. rygh replied to the thread Mike's Last Build.

    Downside to Titabond 3 : Don't let it drip on wood you plan to stain. It seals it, so staining does not look right. (Fixable if you...

    Sep 24, 2018 at 10:06 AM
  15. rygh liked jorahx4's post in the thread Rygh's 250 gallon - Rev 3.

    One of my fav fish! My snails have learned to hide during day and come out in force at night. Haha. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

    Sep 23, 2018 at 11:56 AM