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  1. xcaret replied to the thread Sump Question.

    You can feed the BRS reactor from your return or if using a pump, keep it outside the fuge, otherwise algae might get sucked into the...

    Nov 12, 2018 at 10:22 AM
  2. xcaret replied to the thread Free: clear water algae scrubber cw200 housing.

    Pick up in SJ? I need an excuse to go to Neptune’s I can try to toy with it and maybe find it a home? If someone else expresses interest...

    Nov 11, 2018 at 5:04 PM
  3. xcaret replied to the thread Chromis’s 90g Acropora tank.

    Years ago I had in mind to grow some corals exclusively for DBTC; I’m no fan of fancy names nor lineage that shoots the $ sky high so I...

    Nov 11, 2018 at 4:57 PM
  4. xcaret attached a file to the thread Blue acro.

    You are right on that; I believe is the one on the right. It's a beautiful acro. [ATTACH]

    20180708_171104.jpg Nov 11, 2018 at 4:24 PM
  5. xcaret replied to the thread Chromis’s 90g Acropora tank.

    That is just plain gorgeous coloration; wonder what that would look like under Radium bulbs. Pricey?

    Nov 11, 2018 at 3:40 PM
  6. xcaret replied to the thread Cruz Mc5’s family reef tank.

    You can get a rasp to remove the material quick and then sand it smooth; if you have a router with a straight bit, will work wonders. If...

    Nov 11, 2018 at 11:46 AM
  7. xcaret replied to the thread Cruz Mc5’s family reef tank.

    Before any bolts are driven if you go that way, check under the carpet the type of floor, you dont want to damage nice floor. You may...

    Nov 11, 2018 at 8:47 AM
  8. xcaret replied to the thread Is this food grade, or are there ones with this shape that are?.

    I’ll check the ones Costco uses by the food court; they are narrow and ought to be food safe; they are narrow if that’s what you aim for.

    Nov 10, 2018 at 10:10 PM
  9. xcaret liked rygh's post in the thread The Crown Jewel.

    FYI: Good timing. The BAR board of directors did have a meeting today, and we did discuss this topic. Obviously no simple fix, but we do...

    Nov 10, 2018 at 10:03 PM
  10. xcaret replied to the thread Polishing Acrylic Tank?.

    Is a lot of elbow grease but do-able. if you have a 5" random orbit sander (variable speed preferred) Rockler in Concord sells a nice...

    Nov 10, 2018 at 3:45 PM
  11. xcaret replied to the thread The Crown Jewel.

    My honest opinion, aiptasia, majanos and the ultimate craigslist find bubble algae/valonia? I wouldn't DBTC Many of us start out with...

    Nov 10, 2018 at 3:37 PM
  12. xcaret replied to the thread 20 gallon nano reef.

    Sweet looking tank! Welcome to BAR. Looking forward to the upgrade!!

    Nov 10, 2018 at 12:57 PM
  13. xcaret replied to the thread Is this food grade, or are there ones with this shape that are?.

    I believe there are Brute branded containers in rectangular shape. The one you refer to might be thin plastic and if you plan on using...

    Nov 10, 2018 at 12:51 PM
  14. xcaret replied to the thread Trading 2 medium rocks full is mushrooms and some zoas.

    Sunday hu? Tell you what, if you can remove one mushroom and start a softy DBTC, I'll give it a home, but one shroom and maybe one or...

    Nov 10, 2018 at 12:47 PM
  15. xcaret replied to the thread Be safe and tell your kids to be safe.

    That is my understanding on disarming; one has to be within reach. Don't know if someone told me, was on TV or plain dreamed it but I...

    Nov 10, 2018 at 12:42 PM