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About hopper

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    Pistol Shrimp
  • Birthday 08/13/1967

Profile Information

  • Gender
    Male
  • Location
    banbury
  • Interests
    Lfc watching boxing,doing weights ,fishkeeping for about 20 yrs ,marines about 8 yrs
  • First Name
    Ady
  • Salty Experience
    6-10 years
  1. Ocean free hydra stream filter

    Have a look on YouTube there's to types a internal filter or in line type
  2. Ocean free hydra stream filter

    From around 60 to 40 with a big waterchange. But I have noticed clearer water and softies are looking really good. I will do some more big waterchanges to get nitrate's down then hopefully this will help keep them down also setup my reactor with biopellets again this week
  3. Ocean free hydra stream filter

    Hi yeh people are very sceptical about because it's claimed they get rid of nitrate's. But what they are actually meant to do is break ammonia down to ammonium before it has a chance to turned to Nitrite. So which means no more Nitrite or nitrate's. But it won't break down nitrate's all ready in the tank so in theory the nitrate's should come down with water changes. Which is how I,m finding it though I now have red cyno . I only installed it 2 weeks ago so will have to see how it goes
  4. Hi I just added a stream 1 it made my water very clear and my skimmer is pulling out a lot more dark crap on a wet skim . Just wondering if anyone else has used one ????
  5. Cleaned out skimmer ,put a kilo of ceramic rings in sump will buy siporax soon .just filling up water butt for a w c tomorrow. Have changed my salt from h2ocean to iaquatics pro salt
  6. Shops In Oxfordshire ?

    Angel aquatics in Selly oak Birmingham is worth a visit to
  7. Shops In Oxfordshire ?

    Yeh Hinksey is not bad I,ve bought fish from them and been fine .world of water open again I think around may in bicester .then there's also the goldfish bowl Oxford plenty there to choose from not been in ages.
  8. Shops In Oxfordshire ?

    Yeh Hinksey is not bad I,ve bought fish from them and been fine .world of water open again I think around may in bicester .then there's also the goldfish bowl Oxford plenty there to choose from not been in ages.
  9. Shops In Oxfordshire ?

    Hi gavin where abouts in Oxfordshire are you i,m from Banbury and there,s nothing nearby .I tend to go to Birmingham or burscough when up north . Have you tried Oxford corals I,ve not been there yet
  10. Which Skimmer do you use

    Coral box cloud9
  11. Angels N Butterflies

    I fancy a majestic and maybe emperor or Koran...not sure on butterflyfish maybe a longnose or copperband
  12. Angels N Butterflies

    Ok thanks
  13. Hi are big angels and butterflyfish safe with softies????
  14. Cleaned out my skimmer which I do twice a week. Added 2 more cleaner shrimps and 2 conches and 2 blue leg and a Halloween crab