zeovit.com Sewatec.de - Reef Supply International  

Go Back   zeovit.com > General Discussion Forums - International > General Discussion - English

General Discussion - English General Marine Aquaria Discussion with and without ZEOVit.

Active Threads
0 House Reefer 525
Last Post: mefisto
Posted On: Today
Replies: 21
Views: 2,607
10 5 feet SPS tank
Last Post: AG Reefer
Posted On: Today
Replies: 8
Views: 174
0 What is this algae and how to get rid of
Last Post: G.Alexander
Posted On: Today
Replies: 54
Views: 2,289
0 New guy here looking for help
Last Post: G.Alexander
Posted On: Today
Replies: 1
Views: 40
0 Cyano Everywhere
Last Post: G.Alexander
Posted On: Today
Replies: 1
Views: 61
0 converting 105 gallon to zeovit
Last Post: G.Alexander
Posted On: Today
Replies: 18
Views: 547
0 Starting Zeovit Questions.
Last Post: G.Alexander
Posted On: Today
Replies: 6
Views: 82
0 A quick question about FLOW
Last Post: Bugger
Posted On: Yesterday
Replies: 3
Views: 79
0 Sakis Reef 400lt
Last Post: Sakisdraminos
Posted On: Yesterday
Replies: 23
Views: 2,514
11 0 nitrat a bit worried
Last Post: Patrik
Posted On: Yesterday
Replies: 19
Views: 575
More...
  #1  
Old 04-16-2017, 07:45 PM
abhishek@1985 abhishek@1985 目前線上
ZEOhead in Training
 
Join Date: Apr 2016
Location: United States
Posts: 21
Default Coral Booster or pohl's extra special

Hi,

I do not run a zeo ULNS system. PO4 around 0.05 and nitrates between 5-10.
The only zeo products i use are sponge power daily 3 drops for 75 gallon tank and Flatworm Stop 3 ml daily.

Will be getting Coral Snow too.

Now for acro colors , which one is more recommended - Coral Booster or Pohl's Extra Special ? Have some acros browned out or darkened and hence want to bring back colors.

Regards,
Abhishek
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 04-16-2017, 10:54 PM
G.Alexander's Avatar
G.Alexander G.Alexander 目前離線
ZEOadmin
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Posts: 33,072
Default

Difficult to say as the brown coral you have mention is the result of the elevated nutrients usually. Both products might increase coloration a little bit but both work best at lower nutrient concentrations.

G.Alexander
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 04-17-2017, 07:19 AM
abhishek@1985 abhishek@1985 目前線上
ZEOhead in Training
 
Join Date: Apr 2016
Location: United States
Posts: 21
Default

Hi Alexander ,

Do you think these additives will work best only under ULNS conditions ?
Nitrates of 5-10 is not that high and am a little scared to bring them down which might impact other acros .

Regards,
Abhishek
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 04-18-2017, 01:32 AM
G.Alexander's Avatar
G.Alexander G.Alexander 目前離線
ZEOadmin
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Posts: 33,072
Default

Overdosage sings or both products are a brown film and darker coral tissue. Nutrients in your system are not high however they are elevated but you should expect some improvements using the products if everything else like light for example is OK.

G.Alexander
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 04-19-2017, 10:21 PM
abhishek@1985 abhishek@1985 目前線上
ZEOhead in Training
 
Join Date: Apr 2016
Location: United States
Posts: 21
Default

Hi Alexander,

Today got my ICP testing done and found that phosphates are around 0.07 and nitrates testing done at home shows 5-10.
Do you think its prudent to use just coral snow and coral vitalizer now , and may be pohl's extra special once or twice a week ?

Regards,
Abhishek
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 04-20-2017, 01:43 AM
G.Alexander's Avatar
G.Alexander G.Alexander 目前離線
ZEOadmin
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Posts: 33,072
Default

You can give it a try, as mention before watch out for the overdosing signs.

G.Alexander
__________________
Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:09 AM.


Powered by: vBulletin Version 3.8.7, Copyright ©2000 - 2009, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright by ZeoVit.com