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  1. Turbo replied to the thread New Santa Monica RAIN2 Algae Scrubber.

    No, I'm saying the test is not really relevant since Iron gets depleted fast. You can add it, it should boost algae growth which might...

    Mar 17, 2019 at 5:52 PM
  2. Barry Friedman replied to the thread New Santa Monica RAIN2 Algae Scrubber.

    So what are u saying i shouldnt supplement?

    Mar 16, 2019 at 10:36 PM
  3. Turbo replied to the thread New Santa Monica RAIN2 Algae Scrubber.

    Here: Dripping Potassium & Iron

    Mar 16, 2019 at 9:36 PM
  4. Turbo replied to the thread New Santa Monica RAIN2 Algae Scrubber.

    Iron is highly reactive and nearly impossible to sustain at measurable levels in a reef tank. SM did an experiment once to see how much...

    Mar 16, 2019 at 9:35 PM
  5. Barry Friedman replied to the thread New Santa Monica RAIN2 Algae Scrubber.

    Intersting what your saying about the iron becaused i tested my water today and the iron was very low. What level would u say i should...

    Mar 16, 2019 at 8:29 PM
  6. djDIRTE liked Turbo's post in the thread L2 on my 55gal mixed reef.

    That black stuff has actually been on your scrubber in the previous pics, just not as long and stringy, but more widespread I've had...

    Mar 15, 2019 at 3:31 AM
  7. Turbo replied to the thread L2 on my 55gal mixed reef.

    That black stuff has actually been on your scrubber in the previous pics, just not as long and stringy, but more widespread I've had...

    Mar 15, 2019 at 3:24 AM
  8. djDIRTE attached a file to the thread L2 on my 55gal mixed reef.

    Current update: I cleaned off my screen this past Saturday night. I checked on my screen today, and noticed these kinda dark stringy...

    IMG_20190314_185115.jpg Mar 14, 2019 at 9:31 PM
  9. norfolkgarden liked Turbo's post in the thread Cleaning the False Bottom.

    Remember to remove the false bottom during each cleaning. This will ensure that proper flow through to the drain is maintained When...

    Mar 14, 2019 at 8:19 PM
  10. norfolkgarden liked Turbo's post in the thread Rotating the Water Creep Blockers.

    On the slot pipe, make sure that the water creep blockers, which are the sections of airline hose with a zip-tie through them, are...

    Mar 14, 2019 at 8:19 PM
  11. norfolkgarden liked Turbo's post in the thread Installing the pump.

    If you are running the scrubber via the Rio pump, please note that the pump came with a set of assorted attachments. One of them is...

    Mar 14, 2019 at 8:18 PM
  12. norfolkgarden liked Turbo's post in the thread Restarting L2 Screen.

    go to stage 3 here for the mortar application [MEDIA] You don't really "brush" it on, you want to rub it in. I've found that just a...

    Mar 14, 2019 at 8:15 PM
  13. norfolkgarden liked Turbo's post in the thread Restarting L2 Screen.

    1) soak for maybe and hour, then scrub with a stiff brush, repeat as needed 2) I use a sharp toothed saw blade [IMG] [IMG] Don't...

    Mar 14, 2019 at 8:14 PM
  14. norfolkgarden liked re76's post in the thread Rehydrating Screen.

    Sounds good. When you say see how flexible it is, what sort of bend radius are we talking here? Golfball, baseball, softball,...

    Mar 14, 2019 at 8:11 PM
  15. norfolkgarden liked Turbo's post in the thread Rehydrating Screen.

    I'd say volleyball

    Mar 14, 2019 at 8:11 PM
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