• Southern Colorado Marine Aquarist Society

    by Published on 04-05-2014 12:21 AM
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    I found this while looking into John's question yesterday. Credit given at the end of the article.

    Marine Ich (Cryptocaryon irritans)

    One of the marine aquarist’s devils. So many articles have been written about it. Many are long or are in multiple parts. A lot is known about this marine fish disease because of the many $$$ put into research by the fish farming and aquaculture industries. First discovered (or the better word is 'noticed') in the 1800's and later more understood in the 1900's, we’ve learned about all there is to know about this parasite by the 2000's.

    I don’t want to write a long post on Marine Ich (MI) but the reader, in as brief of space as possible, should know some truths. The aquarist 'sees something' and then 'guesses' as to what it means and thus starts another round of rumors. It's almost ...

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    How is this done ??

    I take back my first statement.

    It's magic and nothing more.

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    Just_Tim Today, 07:01 PM Go to last post

    How is this done ??

    Could have foam in the middle to offset some of the weight. Magnets would just need to keep it stuck on the glass lightly if is is close to neutral buoyancy.

    Joe Today, 06:48 PM Go to last post

    How is this done ??

    You cant see the ends of the tank... makes me wonder about a layer of steel rods supported on the ends and then used as a base to attach the rocks and

    FireDawg56 Today, 06:45 PM Go to last post

    How is this done ??

    Have you ever used the rare earth magnets that are used in floating rocks? They are powerful, like break your damn finger powerful.


    Just_Tim Today, 06:20 PM Go to last post

    How is this done ??

    LOL do they make nuclear power magnets ? would haft to be some mega magnets that's for sure.

    Larrypueblo Today, 06:04 PM Go to last post

    Loaded Oceanic 29BC

    Still a lot more left.....

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    89delta Today, 06:01 PM Go to last post

    How is this done ??

    Many, very strong magnets

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