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  1. rygh replied to the thread I had a baby.

    +1 on Frogspawn. Slight chance it is a hammer or other torch.

    Jul 20, 2018 at 3:57 PM
  2. rygh replied to the thread Man people and their trucks at the hardware store....

    I guess it depends on what 3 foot tank means. 3' x 3' x 3' = 200 gallons = 1,600 pounds = truck needed. :-) But I bet that is not really...

    Jul 20, 2018 at 3:39 PM
  3. rygh attached a file to the thread Man people and their trucks at the hardware store....

    Interesting. I have only owned pickups and the old econoline full size vans, which were great. My ford cars (pinto, probe, escape) were...

    trnst.jpeg Jul 20, 2018 at 2:00 PM
  4. rygh replied to the thread Cyano Like You Wouldn't Believe.

    Agree, looks like purple = Cyano, Brown = Dinos. But that is not all bad. If you have both Cyano and Algae, that would be really...

    Jul 20, 2018 at 1:19 PM
  5. rygh replied to the thread Man people and their trucks at the hardware store....

    Fun side note: There are some side advantages with a more "commercial" truck like the transit. If you have one of those and put a cone...

    Jul 20, 2018 at 11:40 AM
  6. rygh replied to the thread Man people and their trucks at the hardware store....

    Look at a Ford Transit Connect wagon. Or consider a small minivan, and remove the back seats. Remember that with a pickup truck you...

    Jul 20, 2018 at 11:33 AM
  7. rygh replied to the thread Rygh's 250 gallon - Rev 3.

    Yeah, pretty much what I had. Simple and low maintenance. Maybe combined with a better more interesting fuge....

    Jul 20, 2018 at 10:53 AM
  8. rygh replied to the thread Rygh's 250 gallon - Rev 3.

    Yep, I was reading your thread. If I want to go the "mechanical filtration" route, that roller-thing seems like the way to go.

    Jul 20, 2018 at 10:52 AM
  9. rygh replied to the thread Rygh's 250 gallon - Rev 3.

    True. My "fuge" was really being used as a extended frag tank. But since I pretty quickly put frags in main tank, it was not used that much.

    Jul 20, 2018 at 10:51 AM
  10. rygh replied to the thread Rygh's 250 gallon - Rev 3.

    So anyone have nutrient removal opinions?? I bet someone does. My Majano-filter is now gone, so what to do???? And before Erin says...

    Jul 19, 2018 at 6:48 PM
  11. rygh replied to the thread Insomniac's 150g "downgrade".

    So at max rate, how long does a roll last?

    Jul 19, 2018 at 3:58 PM
  12. rygh liked Ranjib Dey's post in the thread Upcoming and ongoing changes with BAR forum website.

    Hive minds, I am working on the website to fix a handful of things. As most of you have noticed there are couple of rough spots in the...

    Jul 19, 2018 at 3:32 PM
  13. rygh replied to the thread Sodium carbonate to gallon?.

    Note that if you mix to a lower concentration, it mixes easier and is less likely to precipitate. And since we add a ton of RODI anyway,...

    Jul 19, 2018 at 11:30 AM
  14. rygh replied to the thread Rygh's 250 gallon - Rev 3.

    So what the heck is my Salinity?? I have an ancient refractomer, a new one, and an Apex. They all mismatched. So I re-calibrated using...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 9:33 PM
  15. rygh replied to the thread Rygh's 250 gallon - Rev 3.

    Main tank is full of water! :) Many thanks to Coral Reefer for helping that get done quickly. Time to put in a bit of rock in and hit...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 5:37 PM