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Old 01-12-2019, 12:12 AM
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Here is the sump

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My SCA 150 Mixed Reef

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Old 01-12-2019, 09:02 AM
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Thanks. I have a lot going on under the tank. I wanted to go with natural methods to keep nutrients down. Nopox was working but the bacterial growths and depressed PH was not optimal for me.

The arid was working well until Osteropsis dinoflagelates showed up. Now they are always present in the reactor and killing the cheatomorpha. The unusual thing is the cheatomorpha in the sump under a kessil h380 is doing ok.

I swear it's always something in a reef tank.

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Tell me about it. You name it and I've had it happen. Just getting my nitrates and Phosphates under control. I literally had to go bare bottom. I have a pretty similar set up in fact I pretty much used your tank for my inspiration during build. I'm in the process of adding a manifold but just have been having a been stuck on whether ball valves would do the job instead of gates valves. I also want to add a calcium reactor too. Otherwise happy with how things are going currently in my tank.
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