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Old 02/07/2017, 12:28 PM   #1
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Why are there yellow spots on my algae scrubber

Is this normal? Do I have too much or too little light or flow?
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Old 02/07/2017, 01:07 PM   #2
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Mine looks about the same. Algae snot


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Old 02/07/2017, 01:46 PM   #3
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Mine looks about the same. Algae snot
How often do you clean the screen?


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Old 02/07/2017, 03:14 PM   #4
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Should or do? I should scrape it every two weeks. In practice, more like every 3. If you go too long, clumps of algae start breaking off.


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