Stabilizing reef plugs

Discussion in 'Propagation' started by sid700, Apr 7, 2010.

  1. sid700

    sid700 Supporting Member

    I have some frags mounted on plugs similar to the picture below. It wobbles and tips and touches other frags in my eggcrate. Is there a trick on keeping these plugs steady? I would prefer not to cement them down.

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  2. GreshamH

    GreshamH Guest

    increase the size of the "post" or find something to cover it with to take up the empty space that allows it to fall over.

    Another option is if there is enough "post" below the eggcrate, you can use something to slip over it that would suck the plug down. make sense?
     
  3. Roc

    Roc Guest

    make heavier (i.e BIGGER) frags. I used to cut smaller pieces and had that issue all the time, now that i cut large pieces, they never move
     
  4. seminolecpa

    seminolecpa Past President

    buy square frag plugs that allow you to zip tie them to the egg crate... like these

    http://coralnuggets.com/product_info.php?products_id=423&osCsid=a117112e2776b29734374228208bab00
     
  5. Sfork

    Sfork Guest

    I love those, they're hollow too so they're easy to frag
     

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