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    Koi Bito mags for sale, complete set

    Just appeared on ebayUK.
    only available for U.K. Mainland shipping though.
    KOI BITO Magazine, very rare, complete set! Collectors item! | eBay
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    Koi Bito Magazine

    Does anyone know if there were any more magazines after No 10?
    I have 1 to 10 inclusive but don't think there were any further, would just like to know if I do indeed have the complete set.
    Thanks...
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    A C D B, is my shout.

    A C D B, is my shout.
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    Cracking pics of the blossom near the New Otani...

    Cracking pics of the blossom near the New Otani but the sky looks leaden, was that rain or snow or did it pass over?
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    Don, That's a good and fair point, in fact I'd...

    Don,
    That's a good and fair point, in fact I'd consider that a common courtesy.
    Alas on page 2 of this thread Mark Gardners photo's have been lifted off www.koichat.com and no such acknowledgement...
  6. I was advised in Japan that small pellets for big...

    I was advised in Japan that small pellets for big koi was dangerous as they can get wrongly routed and pass over and through the gill's, which would likely cause damage to them.
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    Wow Brian! Sounds some set-up, very impressive....

    Wow Brian! Sounds some set-up, very impressive.
    Koi Bay or e-bito? that's the next question! LOL!
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    Aquitori, That's exactly what happened with...

    Aquitori,

    That's exactly what happened with Loulan, don't know about the 101cm sanke, but the information on Loulan, both her name and her passing at or shortly after the second spawning attempt,...
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    Tamura is based in Hiroshima area and produces...

    Tamura is based in Hiroshima area and produces some very nice fish.
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    Aquitori, There was no succesful breeding from...

    Aquitori,
    There was no succesful breeding from Loulan, in fact there is a belief that it was during the second attempt to use her as a female parent that she was lost to this world, not sure how...
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    This Ogawa bred fish is named Loulan after a...

    This Ogawa bred fish is named Loulan after a chinese city, not after Lauren Bacall as has been suggested. This information direct from Nakayama san, Chuchan, who is a Director and general manager at...
  12. Thread: Maruyama Showa

    by Andrew
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    I'd go 4, 2, 1, 3. If I'd already bought my...

    I'd go 4, 2, 1, 3.

    If I'd already bought my first two choices i don't think I'd go for the third, enogh to watch and learn with the first two, unless of course you have plenty of space and love...
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    Funnily enough.... Snap!

    Funnily enough.... Snap!
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    A couple of pics that tell a tale. The first...

    A couple of pics that tell a tale.

    The first is the polaroid of a few shavers purchased at Seki's in mid 90's. Note the central one pointing straight down in the pic. The other pic is this shiro...
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    Some nice shiro's here ;-) ...

    Some nice shiro's here ;-)

    http://www10.ocn.ne.jp/~omosako/show2.html
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    Aquitori, the current electronic Rinko has an...

    Aquitori,

    the current electronic Rinko has an article "Sakai Fish Farms Spring Auction..." and includes a page full of pictures of the parent sets.
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    Yes, i rate and would recomend Hi Silk 21 but,...

    Yes, i rate and would recomend Hi Silk 21 but, anyone know where in the UK you can get it?
  18. Thread: Gosanke

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    Hilary, Trust me, the answers you got to this...

    Hilary,

    Trust me, the answers you got to this in response to your post two days ago on koichat are correct, as Brians response above also bears out.
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    Marco, Thanks for the information, and good...

    Marco,

    Thanks for the information, and good luck with your koi hobby, seem's you have more than the usual hurdles to overcome!!

    Will you be visiting any UK shows? The BKKS National, last...
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    Paul, Unlikely, even if anyone was using it...

    Paul,
    Unlikely, even if anyone was using it solely, that enough time has gone to offer any worthwhile observations. As with all things koi.. slowly, slowly, catchy monkey!
    For what it's worth, I...
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    No, don't dump! Unless your particular fish is...

    No, don't dump!

    Unless your particular fish is so susceptible to carp pox it's getting overwhelmed then do nothing, it will go away. If it's particularly bad then you can topically remove and or...
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    Accepting that in reality we wouldn't make this...

    Accepting that in reality we wouldn't make this sort of decision against single, and with respect not brilliant, pics of the two fish, the Nogami.

    Maybe the kiwa, sashi and shiroji of the Momo...
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    Dick, Maeda had a play with Goshiki a few...

    Dick,

    Maeda had a play with Goshiki a few years back and has been dabbling with utsuri for two or three years now.
    I think kujaku is also being considered.
    As for recipes, I can tell you the...
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    That'd be 'icing on the cake' here dick, but...

    That'd be 'icing on the cake' here dick, but 'doggy bag' stays the same.


    Brian, any forecast on time scale for publication? (and did you get my e-mail response from my work addy?)
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    Mike, I guess you're reading Rinko? If not...

    Mike,

    I guess you're reading Rinko? If not then the current electronic version has an article on this.

    Yes Bern, Shunrai = spring thunder, apparently so named from the dark clouds that are in...
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