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Algae ID and help please

smik

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Joined
28 Mar 2009
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Location
Czech Republic
Hi,
I am from Czech republic and this is my first post here.I need help.

hair algae


black algae on a leaf plants


checker


My tank:
180 x 50 x 55 cm = 495 L
fertilization per week (EI system):
8g KNO3 (NO3 - 10ppm/l)
0,7g KH2PO4 (PO4 - 1ppm/l)
1,5g Plantex (Fe - 0,2ppm/l)

Lighting:
T5 4x80w with reflectors. 2x80W ON 1PM and OFF 9PM, add 2x80W ON 2PM and OFF 8PM

Filtration:
DIY glass external filter with pump EHEIM 2000+
EHEIM 2217
KORALIA 2

CO2:
bottle and reactor AquaMedic 1000. million b/s ON 10 AM and OFF 7PM

I must trim plants once a week. Plants is pearling.
Thanks for any help.
Regards Viktor

Sorry for my english :(
 

ceg4048

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UKAPS Team
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11 Jul 2007
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9,083
Location
Chicago, USA
Hi smik,
It's not clear what kind of CO2 injection you are using. Is it a pressurized cylinder? Also, if it is a gas cylinder what time does the gas turn on? I would disable two of the bulbs for now until this is solved. That will help temporarily.

Cheers,
 

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