FOWLR May 2013 Rebuild

Mornington
Volume 397 Liters
Dimensions 120'' x 55'' x 60''
Make Cade
Model Marine 1200
Timeline

Measurements

3.1
Alkalinity
30
Phosphorus
25
Temperature
8.1
pH
430
Calcium
Silicate
35
Salinity
Ammonia
2
Nitrate
Magnesium
Nitrite

Inhabitants

8 Fish

3 Blue/Green Reef Chromis Chromis viridis
Coral Beauty Angelfish Centropyge bispinosa
2 Orange Clownfish Amphiprion Percula
2 Yellow Wrasse Halichoeres chrysus

5 Corals

Bubble Coral Plerogyra sinuosa
Doughnut or Meat Coral Acanthophyllia deshayesiana
Duncan Coral Duncanopsammia axifuga
Hammer Coral Euphyllia Ancora

10 Invertebrate

Bulb Anemone Entacmaea quadricolor
Condy Anemone Condylactis gigantea
6 Frilled Anemone Phymanthus sp

On average you perform a 22.9% water change every 33 days.

0% total water change in August.

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Started Kalkwasser 16th February 2014 before leaving for Seoul
Phosphorus calculations.
Max allowable 0.45ppm as orthophosphate or inorganic "normal" phosphate which is the equivalent of 0.45/3.066 as Phosphorus....or 0.148ppm
This is same as 148ppb
10ml of NOPOX followed by 130 l of NSW then 8 ml NOPOX turned the ph, Alk and NO3 around...whew...!
Sudden rise in PO4, NO3, ALK and pH. Last two due to addition of Salifert buffer. Too severe a change bad mistake. No apparent casualties but pH jumped 8.2 to 8.4 and Alk 2.6 to 4.5meq/l.
PO4 an
Polyfilter sent my Deltec SC1455 into wild overskimming and had to remove it and get the skimmer back to suitable skim rate.
Activated Carbon removed and replaced with 250ml of Phosguard for four day treatment. Swap back Monday and measure PO4.

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