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Frags ?

Discussion in 'Help and Advice' started by SAM SMITH, Jul 17, 2009.

  1. SAM SMITH

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    New to the fish thing and just wanted to know what is a frag ?
     
  2. Binky

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    A frag is a piece of coral. Many corals are easily "fragged". Frags are usually sold on or swapped for other frags etc. Hope this makes sense,I'm sure I could have explained it better lol.
     
  3. SAM SMITH

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    Is it part of the coral thats removed, sold and then it grows to start another coral ?
     
  4. Binky

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    Yes mate spot on. It's removed in a different way dependant on the type of coral.
     
  5. SAM SMITH

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    So really its a Fragment of one coral that forms another ?
     
  6. Binky

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    Yup :D Hence the name I guess.
     
  7. SAM SMITH

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    Cheers i get it now Ha :lol:
     
  8. Binky

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    No probs,like your new signature btw :D
     
  9. SAM SMITH

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    Cheers :mrgreen:
     
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    and a picture paints a thousand words


    Frags ;)

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    Nev
     
  11. CBD

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    Is that a green milli (the big one) ?
     
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    dunno where am iu lookin,,,there is a green and blue milli on rack
     
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