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Forum: Reef 10-03-2018, 10:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 735
Posted By corpusse
Go to reefsolution in Laval they have a big sps...

Go to reefsolution in Laval they have a big sps tank that is free to look at. The owner / workers were very friendly the one time I was there. Reefsupplies is one of the best dry good stores also...
Forum: Reef 07-03-2018, 03:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,470
Posted By corpusse
The ALK changed twice, to 2 drops then back to 4...

The ALK changed twice, to 2 drops then back to 4 i think.

The only annoying part about these changes (all of them) is they don't notify at all. A lot of people have been using these for years and...
Forum: DIY 05-30-2018, 06:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,384
Posted By corpusse
Either your barrel is not 50 gallons or you tank...

Either your barrel is not 50 gallons or you tank is not 90 gallons. While many aquarium manufactures use the outside dimensions for calculating gallons, it's not going to be that far off.
Forum: Reef 04-25-2018, 06:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 889
Posted By corpusse
It's really not. Unless he has some weird morph...

It's really not. Unless he has some weird morph that no one has ever had there is some sort of user error here. My guess is he prepared food after crushing some zoas or palys and didn't wash his...
Forum: DIY 04-22-2018, 03:23 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 802
Posted By corpusse
Buy a new tank. There are things you can try...

Buy a new tank.

There are things you can try cerium oxide. If they are really really light scratches you may have some luck after many hours of labor, but with the time you spend on it you'd be...
Forum: Reef 03-19-2018, 08:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,131
Posted By corpusse
Sure. I have done this twice. Corals that have...

Sure. I have done this twice. Corals that have survived include acros, birdsnest, zoas/palys and cyphastera - LPS scared me but they seem to be fine to transport like this. Depending on what you read...
Forum: Reef 03-19-2018, 03:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,131
Posted By corpusse
Just an update. I was traveling from Montreal QC...

Just an update. I was traveling from Montreal QC to Sault Ste Marie ON. Since I could never find out about the real liquid limit I just wrapped the corals I purchased in wet paper towels like I did...
Forum: Reef 03-10-2018, 10:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,131
Posted By corpusse
I tried to find these via google search but...

I tried to find these via google search but nothing came up. Any more info Mindy?



That is 100ml.

As mentioned above you can have up to 1L of total liquid (per person), so the option is of...
Forum: Reef 03-09-2018, 03:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,131
Posted By corpusse
Any recent experience with coral carry on in Canada?

I live in the middle of no where. Even shipping is problematic here. I'm going to Montreal next weekend and I'd like to bring back a few corals. If I get sps or select lps I can just wrap them in wet...
Forum: Tank Journal 01-29-2018, 04:10 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 9,074
Posted By corpusse
It's on page 33, 2 gallon pico Andrew from...

It's on page 33, 2 gallon pico Andrew from Ontario, Canada.

For heating your tank you could try a reptile ceramic heater instead of the mat. With a temp probe you could program it to come on / off...
Forum: Tank Journal 01-28-2018, 02:29 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 9,074
Posted By corpusse
Good luck, I had a 2 gallon pico for 7 years and...

Good luck, I had a 2 gallon pico for 7 years and it was a lot of fun, you can actually see a photo of it in that coral magazine article, but I ran mine more or less like a traditional tank with a few...
Forum: DIY 01-24-2018, 01:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,841
Posted By corpusse
The reef crest brand J&L sells is just over $3 a...

The reef crest brand J&L sells is just over $3 a gallon. Given your current needs that would work out to about $3 a month (you need calcium and alk). I think it's even cheaper if buy the larger brs...
Forum: Reef 01-21-2018, 04:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 633
Posted By corpusse
Despite the fact these have been out so long...

Despite the fact these have been out so long there is almost no information on them. There are a couple of videos on youtube (not in english) and I found one thread on reef central about someone...
Forum: Pictures 01-05-2018, 05:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,991
Posted By corpusse
https://www.reef2reef.com/attachments/img_0807-jpg...

https://www.reef2reef.com/attachments/img_0807-jpg.646447/
Forum: Reef 12-14-2017, 07:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 359
Posted By corpusse
I just ordered the reef crest brand from J&L....

I just ordered the reef crest brand from J&L. They are the cheapest of the aquarium branded ones at just over $3 a gallon for the alk and ca pre portioned sizes. The larger containers similar to the...
Forum: Reef 11-18-2017, 03:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,008
Posted By corpusse
7500 watt generator. It powers the tank entirely...

7500 watt generator. It powers the tank entirely including lighting + fridge and freezer. One thing I did not realize after living my whole life in Mississauga where there never were long power...
Forum: Reef 11-06-2017, 09:52 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,322
Posted By corpusse
I've never had a centropyge but had good luck...

I've never had a centropyge but had good luck with Genicanthus in the past. The masked swallowtails I kept were 100% reef safe (for me).
Forum: Polls 10-19-2017, 03:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,052
Posted By corpusse
For me it's red mushrooms. Regular discosoma....

For me it's red mushrooms. Regular discosoma. Why? They are the first coral I ever bought in 2005. I've actually gotten rid of the colony several times in the earlier years when I was not...
Forum: Reef 10-04-2017, 06:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,167
Posted By corpusse
I recently lost a blasto as well with another one...

I recently lost a blasto as well with another one just a few inches away. It was indeed a chalice that took it out, but could not reach the other one. While it extends feeder tentacles every night...
Forum: Marine Fish 09-20-2017, 01:49 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 6,127
Posted By corpusse
You can also find them for 2k in Canada, but all...

You can also find them for 2k in Canada, but all in importing one yourself would be less as well.

I've got no problem with some fish being worth $3500. I've seen some angels in that price range. ...
Forum: Reef 09-18-2017, 04:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 644
Posted By corpusse
My parents have a strong sulfur smell coming out...

My parents have a strong sulfur smell coming out of their well. They spent who knows what on new water filtration systems (for the house not reef) and they claim it's gone but really it's still...
Forum: Reef 09-13-2017, 04:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 934
Posted By corpusse
Your plan is good, but I'd test out the friend on...

Your plan is good, but I'd test out the friend on scraping the glass and if you don't think they can handle it just have them clean enough in the middle to see in.

I don't think you should be...
Forum: Reef 09-12-2017, 05:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 584
Posted By corpusse
I'm sure if you rang out my paper towels there...

I'm sure if you rang out my paper towels there was 10ml + You are allowed up to 125ml.

That being said these coral carriers are above 125ml, going by eyeballs they look to have somewhere...
Forum: Reef 09-12-2017, 04:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 584
Posted By corpusse
Transporting corals as carry on dry successfully

This past weekend, I successfully transported 6 frags dry in my carry on from billy bishop in Toronto, to Sault Ste Marie. It was my first time attempting this. I had just had 6 basic frags, a...
Forum: Marine Fish 09-12-2017, 03:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 637
Posted By corpusse
WOW. If I could get flamboyant eggs I may be...

WOW. If I could get flamboyant eggs I may be convinced to try again, although now is not a good time for me.

I've raised cuttlefish a couple of times (sepia bandensis), as well as kept octopus so...
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