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Old 11-14-2017, 03:18 PM
Scribe Scribe ثeu
ZEOhead in Training
Join Date: Nov 2017
Location: USA
Posts: 68

Originally Posted by G.Alexander View Post
Hi Scribe

Please post some more details about your system:

Here are the answers you requested

1. Gross water volume of your complete system (incl. sump etc.) - US gallons / UK gallons / liter
Not sure specs didnt say

2. Net water volume (incl. sump etc.) - US gallons / UK gallons / liter

3. Are you using a CaCO2 reactor or other technique

4. Are you using a PO4 reactor (how long, how long ago, etc.)
rarely, It was running for about 10 days but took offline lastnight

5. Are you using Ozone

6. Are you using UV

7. What skimmer are you using (type, rated water volume)
royal-exclusiv bubble king 180

8. What are your actual PO4 and NO3 levels
Hanna PO4=.10 Salifert NO3=.05

9. What are your actual Ca, Alk and Mg levels
Ca430 Alk8.3 Mg1350

10. What filtration method do you use (refugium, DSB, Miracle Mud, etc.)
ceramic media, live rock and chemi-pure blue in middle chamber of sump

11. Type of light (Watt, color temp, how old, etc.)
Kessil AP700 peaks at 80% with lens diffusers about 16" above surface of water

12. What corals do you keep
SPS, LPS, acans, nems, zoas, blastos, torchs, shrooms, flowerpot, dendros

13. Tissue color (light or dark)
Garf Bonzai is brown with tips only blue

14. How long has the tank been running
14 months

15. Why do you want to use the ZEOvit system
better growth and color

16. Any supplemental dosing (type, amount, why, etc.)
RedSea Ca and Alk on doser few mg daily for stable levels
Also use zeobak, amino acid concentrate, coral vitalizer, sponge power, potasium-iodide, B-balance, a-balance
coral snow plus and cyano clean weekly as preventative

17. Live rock (how much, how old, etc.)
~140lbs, 14months old

18. Any present problems
patches of algae on back glass, nem is looking terrible for many months, certain sps like acros die from tissue loss or turning brown. gonipora and alvapora are hit or miss with survival

19. Problem description (tissue loss tips, tissue loss base, diatom bloom, algae, etc.)
see above #18

20. What test kit do you use (how old, recently switched, etc.)
Hanna for Po4 and PH, Salifert for all others. All new not expired. same test since beginning

21. Present dosing, amounts and intervals (ZEOvit, ZEObak, ZEOfood, ZEOstart, ZEOspur2, etc.)
just following the recommended dose per the bottles instructions. Have not started zeofit, zeofood, zeostart, or zeospur2 yet. Only the ones stated above are regularly used, however Zeolite and reactor is operational since 10 days ago.

22. Other water parameters and water stability (salinity, temp, etc.)
PH8.3, salinity 1.025, temp 79.8

23. Which salt brand do you use
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