November 2013
Sat
23
Measured Alkalinity at 6.7 dKH
Measured Calcium at 420 ppm
Measured Magnesium at 1350 ppm
Measured Ammonia at 0.00 ppm
Thu
21
Installed TUNZE wave box 6215
Powerhead by Hagen
 
Wed
20
Added Yellow Tang
Thu
14
Measured Salinity at 1.0245 SG
Measured Magnesium at 1380 ppm
Measured Alkalinity at 6.1 dKH
Double the dosing to 40mls p/d
Measured Ammonia at 0.00 ppm
Measured Calcium at 420 ppm
Measured pH at 8.2 pH
Measured Nitrate at 2 ppm
Measured Nitrite at 0.00 ppm
Measured Phosphate at 0.00 ppm
Tue
12
Measurements
logged all measurements tonight before running dosing pump.
Retest in two days, then adjust dosing pump to suit.
Dosing pump
Finally worked out how to program the dosing pump.
up and running now.
Fed 1xBrien Shrimp
Tuning Skimmer
Since adding the Tunze 1100+3way manifold, i have been having a lot of trouble trying to find the sweet spot for AquaC EV-240 again.
Fed Marine Snow 40ml
Fed 1xClam
Measured Phosphate at 0.00 ppm
Measured Nitrite at 0.10 ppm
Measured Salinity at 1.0245 SG
Measured Nitrate at 2.5 ppm
Measured pH at 8.1 pH
Measured Ammonia at 0.10 ppm
Measured Magnesium at 1350 ppm
On the high end of the scale.
Measured Calcium at 420 ppm
started dossing 12/11/13
dossing 20mls p/day
Test next day to lower or upper dose.
Measured Alkalinity at 6.1 dKH
started dosing all 12/11/13,
20mls p/day
will need to up the dose next test.
Sat
9
Installed EcoTech Coral Glue
Other by Aqua One
 
Installed Tunze tongs
Other by Aqua One
 
Sump clean out.
Emptied sump and cleaned out detritus build up. Took out Skimmer cleaned down along with all pumps.
Discontinued Laguna pump for skimmer.
Made up a 3 way manifold.
Plumbed in Tunze 1100lt pump,
Plumbed in Phosphate reactor,
Installed dossing pump,