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over 1300 ROTTER Tube Reef YouTube subscribers

Pretty cool you guys, and girls, that we are up to 1317 youtube subscribers! I like to post various milestones so we can see the progress here on the website blog. Amazing to me that we are over 1,000 after shortly reaching 1,000, in a couple short months...
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living once and hotdogs

you only live once so make the most of it. yes we have heard this line before but take a moment to really reflect on it and realize you only go around once. the older you get the more you will understand this. enjoy this episode of ROTTER...
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clean canister filter salt water aquarium care

clean your canister filter weekly during salt water aquarium maintenance. some people rarely open the canister and clean them. you must clean the trapped fish waste and uneaten food that collects in this filter or it will become a nitrate factory. nitrates are the last stage of the...
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back to the future day 2015

back to the future day is today 10/21/2015. doc brown and Marty McFly go back in time to 10/26/1985. They went to the future, which is today, 10/21/2015, and leave for 1985 at 7:28pm, probably pacific time, which is 9:28 pm central and 10:28 pm eastern. by
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Alice in Chains and Hipster Beardos

This ROTTER RANT podcast is dedicated to my friend Casey. I’m sure you’re out there listening. I know you’ll get a kick out of this. what’s with all the hipster weirdos with beards?! WTH is going on today with the grub wiry look. I didn’t know lumberjacks were...
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Relationships don’t be shy

First show in the new ROTTER RANT podcast for iTunes. don’t be shy when meeting someone. random thoughts. also, most photographers have no talent….the posers that is. www.rottertube.com   by
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Joker Impression and Rotter Tube Podcast

Just me babbling on my iTunes podcast that I have been neglecting for a few months. A podcast is a radio show that you can download for free and listen whenever you want. think of it as the old time 1920s and 30s when people would listen to...
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1200+ Rotter Tube Reef YouTube subscribers!

Thank you all SO VERY MUCH for subscribing and helping to grow ROTTER TUBE REEF on YouTube. I love reading the comments and responding to them all. I’m proud of the channel and what it has become. We have a long way to go. I like that many...
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salt water aquarium parameters

Parameter: Reef Aquaria Recommendation: Typical Surface Ocean Value:1 Calcium 380-450 ppm 420 ppm Alkalinity 2.5-4 meq/L 7-11 dKH 125-200 ppm CaCO3 equivalents 2.5 meq/L 7 dKH 125 ppm CaCO3 equivalents Salinity 35 ppt sg = 1.026 34-36 ppt sg = 1.025-1.027 Temperature 76-83° F Variable2 pH 7.8-8.5 OK...
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what is in my salt water sump

what is in my saltwater sump now? I have always kept my aquarium’s sump kind of bare, with only skimmer and some live rock, but after adding the gfo reactor with the pump and skimmer and live rock in the sump, it was getting a little crowded. I...
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ich parasite got in my salt water tank

once you have ich in your main tank, you will always have ich. if I’ve said it once, I’ve said it 100 times (at least it feels like it), you must KILL the parasite! you do this by removing all the fish from your display aquarium, your main...
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Fox Face Magnificent – new purchase

The Magnificent Foxface, also known as the Magnificent Rabbitfish, Andaman Foxface, or the Red Fin Foxface, is a uniquely colored fish. The face is white with a distinctive black band. The body is half white and half dark brown to black and each fin is fringed with yellow...
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Marine Velvet and Ich and how to kill it

How to kill marine velvet and ich parasite in your salt water aquarium. Ich and marine velvet is a nasty parasite. Please read this great info to save your salt water fish and aquarium from this demonic parasite! Marine Ich (Cryptocaryon irritans) One of the marine aquarist’s devils....
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