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Re: Counting down the hours!

Postby Dadof4 on Tue Dec 21, 2010 12:58 am

3 min and counting and with any luck we'll see you back shortly!
"Darwin swings...annnnnnd a miss. Boy Jim, Chuck's suffered at the plate tonight. He's 0 for 3 and I'm not sure he's recovered from that shoulder pull a few weeks ago. I'll bet the front office is re-thinking that contract."
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Re: Counting down the hours!

Postby Lil' Swimz$ on Tue Dec 21, 2010 10:38 am

Its done now, correct?
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Re: Counting down the hours!

Postby purplecandle on Tue Dec 21, 2010 1:41 pm

Are the nitrates down since you vacuumed the gravel? How bad off was the skimmer?
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Re: Counting down the hours!

Postby Pufferpunk on Tue Dec 21, 2010 2:07 pm

LOL purple, is this in the wrong thread?

Update is put on hold for right now, it was more involved than they had thought.
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Re: Counting down the hours!

Postby purplecandle on Tue Dec 21, 2010 4:06 pm

Pufferpunk wrote:LOL purple, is this in the wrong thread?

Update is put on hold for right now, it was more involved than they had thought.


When the site went down last night the warning I got was something like..."we will be back we have to do water changes, vacuum the gravel and while we are at it we will clean the skimmer..check back in an hour or three"....that is not word for word...but something like that.
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Re: Counting down the hours!

Postby Pufferpunk on Tue Dec 21, 2010 4:46 pm

Got it-. Well, the water change didn't go well... something about too much bioload.
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Re: Counting down the hours!

Postby purplecandle on Tue Dec 21, 2010 4:52 pm

Pufferpunk wrote:Got it-. Well, the water change didn't go well... something about too much bioload.


Why must we overfeed and overstock? I think it is time we tried veggie filters.
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Re: Counting down the hours!

Postby Dadof4 on Tue Dec 21, 2010 4:53 pm

Yeah, the upgrades went quick and failed just as quickly. So, board was restored and we are looking at other options right now.
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Re: Counting down the hours!

Postby J-P on Tue Dec 21, 2010 4:56 pm

just curious, what upgrades are we talking about?
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Re: Counting down the hours!

Postby purplecandle on Tue Dec 21, 2010 5:06 pm

J-P wrote:just curious, what upgrades are we talking about?


I am not sure, but I think I remember them saying they were getting rid of the blue and going purple, adding glitter and adding a grape scent when you scratch your computer screen. Or maybe that conversation was just in my head? :lol:
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Re: Counting down the hours!

Postby Dadof4 on Wed Dec 22, 2010 12:31 am

No, purplecandle, you are correct, that was not just the voices in your head.
"Darwin swings...annnnnnd a miss. Boy Jim, Chuck's suffered at the plate tonight. He's 0 for 3 and I'm not sure he's recovered from that shoulder pull a few weeks ago. I'll bet the front office is re-thinking that contract."
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Re: Counting down the hours!

Postby Flutter on Wed Dec 22, 2010 12:40 am

I oppose the grape scent. I hate grape. Lets go with a nice bubblegum or cotton candy. That will still go well with the sparkley purple.
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Re: Counting down the hours!

Postby Pufferpunk on Wed Dec 22, 2010 1:26 am

I dislike grape too. Cherry?
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Re: Counting down the hours!

Postby RTR on Wed Dec 22, 2010 1:35 pm

Do remember that I am allergic to most fragrances - how about just a normal clean tank smell?

It might take a whole series of veggie filters for this site. I do think that we overstock and rather heavily overfeed. That is the hobby standard after all.

With rigorous QT, we could feed a whole hydroponic garden (or my banana bed) with this site's output... I don't think I am ready to harvest salad greens from my fish tanks.
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