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Old 08-06-2005, 12:36 AM   #11
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check to getting a chiller for the tank rather than the ice. It will only be a short term remedy and will cause fluctuations which are not good for the fish. Agree with Hara the phosphates and nitrates/nitrites will cause algea. Do you have bioballs or wheels????

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Old 08-06-2005, 05:51 AM   #12
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some people need a short term remedy...i can check into a 500$ minimum chiller or do this for free

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Old 08-06-2005, 09:23 AM   #13
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the point is, there is not a temperature problem that needs fixing in this case. 83 max is not too hot. Why worry with it. Attack the real problem.
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Thanks for all your help.
I will start attacking the root cause...as soon as I figure it out.

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algae, hair, hair algae, sting

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