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Old 01-04-2013, 11:10 PM   #1
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My dads new cichlid tank

Has anyone used that to cycle your tank what's everyone's input my dads putting in distiller water he has coral gravel I believe and fake rocks in a 60 gallon can I have some advice and stocking ideas
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Old 01-04-2013, 11:26 PM   #2
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Has anyone used that to cycle your tank what's everyone's input my dads putting in distiller water he has coral gravel I believe and fake rocks in a 60 gallon can I have some advice and stocking ideas
I'll admit I used it in a friends saltwater tank. Couldn't tell you if it helped or not. We still cycled the tank. Sorry...
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I'll admit I used it in a friends saltwater tank. Couldn't tell you if it helped or not. We still cycled the tank. Sorry...
Did it work or harm anything? He bought it on his own
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Did it work or harm anything? He bought it on his own
It didn't harm anything. But we did cycle the tank for 4 weeks. So I guess it could have helped.
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He's impatient how long with that stuff will the cycle take you think?
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He's impatient how long with that stuff will the cycle take you think?
It claims overnight but your taking a chance IMO.
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Also I know it may be frowned upon by some but..

You can always do a fish in cycle, add the colony and some (not all) fish and do a fish in cycle.
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I used SeaChem Stability to cycle my 29g and it worked wonderfully freshwater tho
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I used SeaChem Stability to cycle my 29g and it worked wonderfully freshwater tho
Well ill let his run test the water in two days I wouldn't of used a chemical but he won't listen to me
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Well ill let his run test the water in two days I wouldn't of used a chemical but he won't listen to me
Eh... To each there own, just keep checking parameters and you'll be fine
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