Episode 14 – 2020 tried to kill Skimmate; FAIL!
Despite many setbacks and challenges in 2020 that interfered with recording, and could have easily meant the demise of Skimmate, Rich and Terence pressed on and finally pushed out a […]
Episode 13 – I don’t wanna fight with anyone anymore
A reef break from civil unrest and the ‘rona. Tank updates. Coral spawn updates. Flow. Listener questions. And, Influencers Sea Spider – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bmJ9v-utOGITheRichRoss.com – https://therichross.com/Neptune Systems – https://www.neptunesystems.com/Piscine Energetics – https://www.mysis.com/Skimmate Podcast Patreon – https://www.patreon.com/skimmate
Episode 12 – SIP reefing
Shelter in Place tank updates, impending coral spawn, COVID and the hobby/industry, new products that make us squint, and Rich’s favorite piece of equipment. Sorry for the off-balance sound. We […]
EPISODE 11 – Curbside Reefing
Terence and Rich are back! In this episode we explain the gap in episodes, talk about the corona pandemic, what to do and not do to your tank right now, […]
Episode 10 – Allergic to effort
In this episode, R & T, discuss a why some reef keepers are attracted to magic solutions that may or may not work instead of doing regular maintenance, webcams for […]
Episode 9 – Yo Quiero Reef
Rich and Terence catch up from the drama of December, discuss the best of 2019, answer listener questions, update about our home systems and plans, talk about UV and its […]
Episode 8 – If there’s already a fire, it’s too late!
Rich talks about how privileged he is to get 500g of saltwater premixed and delivered to his doorstep, Terence converts to heating with his home water, ORP explained – maybe, […]
Episode 7 – Andy Griffith is a Dirty Boy!
Bryopsis update from Terence, Secret Home Lab goings-on, smack down that aiptasia, hacksaws for coral pruning, and a lighting discussion focusing on the new Philips CoralCare light. Oh, and vintage […]
Episode 6 – “Ah, there’s an ignore feature here . . . this is so much nicer”
Episode 6 – dead fish selfies, 100 gallons of saltwater disappears, sharing is caring, your questions answered too! Terence has an incident on his tank. Sharing corals is so cool, […]
Episode 5 – “Bang it on the counter”, he said
Topics in this episode include: Kill some Bryopsis, Aquashella, OctoArt, how Aquariums might benefit science, and your questions.