Reef Beef Episode 16 – Mechanical Filtration

by | May 25, 2021 | Funny, Podcast, Reefs Magazine | 0 comments

In this episode we talk about mechanical filtration and metal in our equipment.

Time Stamps

00:00:00 Intro
00:00:34 How you doing?
00:01:51 Seasonal RTN continued?
00:13:57 Should Rich Change His Methods?
00:17:53 Rich does water math
00:25:36 SPONSOR: TerraReef
00:28:07 BEEF: Rich’s rusty hose sucking water gun?
00:32:17 Mechanical Filtration
00:47:55 Should Ben visit Rich?
00:49:03 Mechanical Filtration continued
00:56:59 Support Reef Beef!
00:59:58 STORY TIME: No Mechanical Filtration?!
01:09:07 Good Bye
01:09:42 Beefy Bloopers

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  • Rich Ross

    Richard Ross currently works as an Aquatic Biologist at the Steinhart Aquarium in the California Academy of Sciences, maintaining many exhibits including the 212,000 gallon Philippine Coral Reef. He has kept saltwater animals for over 25 years, and has worked in aquarium maintenance, retail, wholesale and has consulted for a coral farm/fish collecting station in the South Pacific. Richard enjoys all aspects of the aquarium hobby and is a regular author for trade publications, a frequent speaker at aquarium conferences and was a founder of one of the largest and most progressive reef clubs in Northern California, Bay Area Reefers. He is an avid underwater videographer and has been fortunate to scuba dive in a lot of places around the world. At home he maintains a 300 gallon reef system and a 250 gallon cephalopod/fish breeding system, and was one of the first people to close the life cycle of Sepia bandensis. When not doing all that stuff, he enjoys spending time with his patient wife, his incredible daughter and their menagerie of animals, both wet and dry.

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