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Algae

Unread postby asheesh » Sun Dec 04, 2016 8:54 pm

Was out for 1 week and the tank gave me big surprise
It's all filled with thread algae

Any quick way to remove it
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Re: Algae

Unread postby parthapratim22 » Sun Dec 04, 2016 11:25 pm

Fuzz... Couple of days manual then wc and good flow. Will go within 10 days
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Re: Algae

Unread postby vikramdutta11 » Mon Dec 05, 2016 10:36 am

Some Extra CO2 of Excel will also help

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Re: Algae

Unread postby SCORPIO » Mon Dec 05, 2016 11:27 am

Need good flow and good water change. low dosage of Gluteraldehyde will help in reducing.
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Re: Algae

Unread postby asheesh » Mon Dec 05, 2016 7:53 pm

I have already added a power head . Let's see how it works. Removed a lot of it today manually and added glut
I hope it works fast
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Re: Algae

Unread postby SCORPIO » Wed Dec 07, 2016 7:33 pm

asheesh wrote:I have already added a power head . Let's see how it works. Removed a lot of it today manually and added glut
I hope it works fast


BTW how oldis the setup?
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Re: Algae

Unread postby asheesh » Thu Dec 08, 2016 10:29 am

Pretty new with the new lights
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Re: Algae

Unread postby asheesh » Mon Dec 12, 2016 11:34 am

Daily 50% water change. Added wave maker flow is very good. Even added little dozes of excel and hydrogen peroxide.

Still this algae is growing very fast.

Any more suggestions?
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Unread postby SCORPIO » Mon Dec 12, 2016 1:33 pm

asheesh wrote:Daily 50% water change. Added wave maker flow is very good. Even added little dozes of excel and hydrogen peroxide.

Still this algae is growing very fast.

Any more suggestions?


have you checked your water parameters?
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Re: Algae

Unread postby asheesh » Mon Dec 12, 2016 6:15 pm

what all things should i check for?
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