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Do you dip?

Discussion in 'Coral' started by TheRealChrisBrown, Mar 21, 2016.

  1. CRW Reef

    CRW Reef Orca Staff Member M.A.S.C. B.O.D. M.A.S.C Club Member

    No no, to much sun for you lady! I'm saying INSPECT FRAG FOR PESTS - VISUAL INSPECTION IS KEY!!!!!!!!!!

    :Lostit:
     
  2. Texco

    Texco Copepod

    Healthy frag from tanks I know and trust= RX and flatworm exit dips, salt water dip, tank

    All others= rx dips, observe in QT, rx dip, saltwater dip, tank

    Nothing like tearing down a tank and learning the hard way to convince you
     
  3. Sctip

    Sctip Sardine M.A.S.C. B.O.D. M.A.S.C Club Member

    We dip everything. We use a three dip method. Again like it's already been stated without qt dilping can't get everything. I don't have room for qt tank for both fish and coral.

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  4. aquarius

    aquarius Copepod

    I use to just dip and that bit me so now I quarantine everything. I've found numerous things get through initial dipping including spiders, red bugs, black bugs, predatory crabs, aefw and Monti eating nudibranchs. All of those made it through Bayer/Coral Rx so now I still use those but I invested in quarantine tank just for new corals. Call me paranoid but I also quarantine everything else I get for 3 months as well, snails, crabs, algae you name it it all goes through.
     

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