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Old 22-07-2003, 12:58 PM   #21
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bro...the last time you impressed me with the DIY IOS..now u come out with the skimmer...wahlau...one day i'm gonna make one for my 2ft with one and only pnt inside...that fella is really a mess...every 2 days i need to take a layer of protien off the surface...
waah, you pnt poor thing ya?...good luck on its getting well!! thanks for the comments bro, think ur pnt needs better water....not so sure how to cure it though..
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Old 22-07-2003, 08:04 PM   #22
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a protein skimmer is to improve water quality by removing excess protein released by the fish, thru' excreta, fluids, etc. it also removes all the left over food that is rotting and makes the water better and cleaner, especially important if you want to keep corals, anemones, etc.
ya lo...can tell...previously without the anemones the water in the protein skinner is juz chalky. or clear....now it is yellowish.....indeed looj like urine..
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Old 22-07-2003, 08:44 PM   #23
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ya lo...can tell...previously without the anemones the water in the protein skinner is juz chalky. or clear....now it is yellowish.....indeed looj like urine..
Really...hehe...

Thks for your info Bro!!

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Old 23-07-2003, 07:02 PM   #24
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ya lo...can tell...previously without the anemones the water in the protein skinner is juz chalky. or clear....now it is yellowish.....indeed looj like urine..
yaaah, anemones release a lot of waste..especially if you feed them alot. try not to overfeed though...
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