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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by doots Click here to enlarge
    if you did a macro algea refugium it would take out the same nutrients as the scrubber but you would get the added benefit of the pods and food source for herbivore fish.

    food for thought! :P was a good pun if i say so my self.
    I have to disagree. A well built algae scrubber will outperform a refugium by a bunch. No
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    from what i have read you still get pods in a scrubber too...


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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Lorne Click here to enlarge
    from what i have read you still get pods in a scrubber too...
    You are right Lorne. One of the reasons to clean it is to kill them off believe it or not. There population gets too high.

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    Any updates?
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    65 gallon tall SW under construction to be setup this fall

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    Come on jay! It's time for an update. I know what ya got done. Stop holding back lol.

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    I see its for sale on Kijiji??

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by rk1000 Click here to enlarge
    I see its for sale on Kijiji??
    Ya I saw that as well
    http://www.kijiji.ca/v-pet-accessori...ationFlag=true

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    Wow jay. 6k! You're giving it away lol

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    Omg lol
    Didnt even get to put in the fish?!?!

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    Tanks on kijiji yes...honestly I'll sell my damn house if ya wanna buy it everythings got a price cash is king lol ...I plan on putting fish in soon as its ready to go..if it sells it sells :)
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    Ps: update...tanks got salt, rock and scrubber setup all running cycling. The rock is beautiful its seriously show rock that I ordered from a company in Alberta fijireefrock.com guys name is Eli and he sure pulled through on this one.

    The Tonga shelf is insane sizes and shape
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    Update

    500 gallon fowlr tank update:
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    You are living my dream :)

    Though I would go fresh water personally! I can't wait to see the progress.

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    What happened? Youtube says the video was removed by the owner

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    Why did you remove the vid jay? Must be time for another one by now

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    So disappointed everytime I come on to see if the vid is available. ...........

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    Last night update
    500 gallon fowlr update week 3:
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    awesome!!


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    You've got some nice rocks in there. The little clown fish look so small. What are your plans for fish?

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    I have a list with about 30 fish...triggers, tangs, angels and groupers
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