IM Nuvo 8

Volume 8 Gallons
Make Innovative Marine
Model Nuvo 8
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Measurements

Ammonia
Nitrate
Salinity
Magnesium
420
Calcium
TDS
Nitrite
8.4
Alkalinity
Temperature
Phosphate
8.1
pH

Inhabitants

1 Fish

True Percula Clownfish Amphiprion percula

10 Corals

Green Star Polyp Clavularia viridis
Pulsating Xenia Xenia elongata
Red Eyes Cyphastrea Cyphastrea sp.
Ricordea Mushroom Ricordea yuma
Torch Coral Euphyllia glabrescens
Trumpet Coral Caulastrea curvata
Zoanthid Zoanthus sp.
Zoanthid Zoanthus sp.

16 Invertebrate

Blood Red Fire Shrimp Lysmata debelius
2 Blue Legged Hermit Crab Clibanarius tricolor
Blue Tuxedo Urchin Mespilia globulus
Brittle Sea Star, Banded Ophiocoma scolopendrina
Cerith Snail Cerithium sp.
Emerald Crab Mithraculus sculptus
Flame Scallop Lima scabra
2 Margarita Snail Margarites pupillus
3 Nassarius Snail Nassarius sp.
2 Spiny Star Astraea Astraea phoebia

1 Plant

Chaetomorpha Chaetomorpha sp.

Equipment

Lighting
4*Actinic Blue Moonlight LED w/ 12v Adapter
AutoTopOff
Chiller
EcoPlus Axial Cooling Fan
RODI
Captive Purity RODI System 75 GPD
Medication
4 American Marine Pinpoint Calibration Solution 4.0 4.0 (American Marine)
RODIMedia
Generic Carbon RODI
Generic DI for RODI
Parts
2 ADA Plastic Check Valve
CO2 Pressuire Sensor w/ 1/8NPT Thread to 7mm Airline
2 CO2 T-Branch 7mm
3 Kamoer Check Valve
3 Two Little Fishies Elbow Brackets
6 Two Little Fishies Micro Ball Valve
Other
2 American Marine Pinpoint Calibration Solution 10.0 10.0 (American Marine)
Coral Super Glue Gel HUGE 20g
4 Do!Aqua CO2 Refill Cartridges
Do!Aqua Curved Scissors
Friscer Aquascaping Forceps - Angulated (50cm)
Generic Sediment RODI
9 LiveRock (Fiji/Tonga)
Mastercraft Infrared Thermometer
Reliant Aquatainer 7G for RODI
Stainless Steel Algae Rake
Stainless Steel Substrate Rake
Tetra Small Shrimp Net
2 Tetra Softnet Aquarium Fish Net 3"
3 Tunze Check Valve
TwoLittleFishies Nano Cleaning Magnet

Feeding See more

1 Algae Disc, 3-4 Brine Shrimp Pellets · Fed 1 Algae Disc, 3-4 Brine Shrimp Pellets · 1 x Algae Disc, 3-4 Brine Shrimp Pellets · Target-Fed ZooPlankton (all corals) · Tried Mysis Shrimp Feeding (2pcs) · 1/4 x Algae Disc or 1 Brine Shrimp Pellet/Mysis · ZooPlankton to Corals (all Target Fed)

On average you perform a 19.6% water change every 8 days.

0% total water change in June.

Diary Entries View all Diary Entries

PH Probe still reading 7.7 on average.

Trying a different methodoogy:

a) Keep ph7 and ph10 packets in tank to stabilize temps
b) Put probe in packet ph7 for 10 mins bef
Replaced the small Marineland 2.5 Gallon with a much much nicer ADA Cube Garden Mini M with the Aquasky 301 light.
Fragged a piece of Xenia from the DT. They grow way too fast so I'm thinning them out.
Re-arranged the entire layout including re-wiring the power center and the Reefkeeper. Flush mounted the control panel as well.
Adjusted my Radion lighting schedule.

12pm Deep red to purple fading up to blue/white day max at 40%. Then afternoon fade to blue/purple, purple evening.. Tapers to night mode at 11pm and
Hermit crabs went into the mp10. Need to watch out for them in the future.

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