WATER STREAM REFUGIUM Chaeto Tumbler WSRI9G5. The advantages of a Water Stream Refugium C-Spin Chaeto Tumbler. Chaetomorpha macro algae is natures way of natural balance to sea life. The rotation of the Chaeto keeps it in a firm ball.The rotation also allows light on all sides not just on top. The constant water flow by the Chaeto will increase the consumption of excess nutrients. The Chaeto feeds on Nitrates and Phosphates helping to reduce the algae growth in the display tank. Helps raise pH levels by consuming excess carbon dioxide from the water, reducing carbonic acid.
Helps increase biodiversity and propagation of live copepods. C-Spin disassembles with ease for cleaning. I9 G5 In Sump Unit. Removable curve inserts for easy cleaning. Removable jet fan pump mount for easy cleaning.Snap clips 1 black, 2 blue. Size 9 3/8"L x 4 3/8"W x 11 7/8H. Foot Print Size in sump 9 1/2" x 4 1/2".
Best water level at 8 1/2" to 10 1/2". For lighting check out links below. All you need is a cup of Chaeto with the chaeto net. Refugiums are a great way to grow Algae for filtration, food, and provide excellent breeding grounds for pods, shrimp, and anything else that would otherwise be destroyed in your display tank.Tank size may vary, tested on 10 gallons to 220 gallons feeding once a day, 9 hours of lighting. It all depends on your nutrients, Nitrates, Phosphates levels, how much you feed and what additives you use. It's just finding that perfect balance. Chaeto growth will also vary on different types of lighting, you can run the lighting 24/7 or alternate the light with you display tank and with the lighting again it's just finding that perfect balance. Check it out on youtube.
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