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Old 05/27/2018, 01:48 PM   #10001
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Answer to both... stronger scrubbing.

The pods are eating your filter, so I'd scrape weekly in freshwater. Also maximize your lighting and bubbles, and add another scrubber if possible so you can alternate cleanings.

Caulerpa cannot beat strong gha growth because the caulerpa has no turbulent air/water interface to maximize nutrient transfer. The fact you have caulerpa growing, especially with pods, says the scrubbing is weak.

Scrape the growth and pods into your garden.


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Old 05/28/2018, 11:34 AM   #10002
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Over 10,000 posts in this thread! Dang, I totally wanted to be 10,000 and I missed my opportunity. I totally had it the other day too.


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Old 05/28/2018, 03:49 PM   #10003
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Over 10,000 posts in this thread! Dang, I totally wanted to be 10,000 and I missed my opportunity. I totally had it the other day too.
LOL. I want to thank you. You helped me so much.


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Old 05/28/2018, 07:44 PM   #10004
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Woot woot I was lucky 10,000

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Old 06/01/2018, 10:47 AM   #10005
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Bought my own house! Finally not a renter anymore! Still have my tank, cant wait to get back into the hobby!! Hello all my friends!! Looks like everyone has been super busy! 2 Millions views, woot!! 10K posts!


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Old 06/01/2018, 07:11 PM   #10006
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Bought my own house! Finally not a renter anymore! Still have my tank, cant wait to get back into the hobby!! Hello all my friends!! Looks like everyone has been super busy! 2 Millions views, woot!! 10K posts!
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Old 06/02/2018, 04:23 AM   #10007
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Congratulations; and welcome to the world of the weekend renovator.
Thank you, too funny~! Neck deep in it, bathroom is already ripped out.


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Old 06/04/2018, 09:03 PM   #10008
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Fun growth pic, to celebrate 2 mil views with a blob


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Old 06/17/2018, 09:42 PM   #10009
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Another fun growth pic, and no this is not painted or edited. The growth on the right side is about 2" deep.


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Old 06/26/2018, 09:18 PM   #10010
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Bought my own house! Finally not a renter anymore! Still have my tank, cant wait to get back into the hobby!! Hello all my friends!! Looks like everyone has been super busy! 2 Millions views, woot!! 10K posts!
'sup Steven!!


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Old 07/06/2018, 03:20 PM   #10011
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I try to clean my scrubber on the 15th and 1st. Ran a few days behind but here is the work is putting in!



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Old 07/06/2018, 08:25 PM   #10012
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Excellent, nice & green & thick


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