[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Algae Scrubber

Hello all,
    I have toying with the idea of building an algae scrubber to replace my 
UGF in my 55g aquarium.  All the literature I have found so far almost 
unanimously suggests plants instead of algae because they easier to manage.  
In that case, two planted tanks would certainly be better than one. 
    Does anyone have experience in cycling water between tanks to supplement 
filtration?  This seems like a logical approach if light cycles are 
alternated between tanks.  Would it not stabilize daily pH fluctuations, and 
effectively double (depending on the size aquarium) the amount of biological