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Atlantis
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PostPosted: 2007.03.06(Tue)12:43    Post subject: Macroealgae Reply with quote

Is it normal if in my fuge the macroalgae is a bit dicsusting lol, there is a kind of brown stuff on it + a lot of bubbles and a kind of foam. I think its some chae algae.

Its an aquaclear fuge and I use a spiral bubls , don't knoe how much Kelvin.
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Pete Harcoff
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PostPosted: 2007.03.06(Tue)14:39    Post subject: Reply with quote

I think most 'fuges tend to look a bit gross due to lower flow and debris build-up.

Foam doesn't sound good, though. Is it on the surface? Sounds like excess protein build-up. You may want to try to boost the flow through the 'fuge, so the water at least has a chance to be skimmed.
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