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Old 05-04-2004, 08:12 PM   #1
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How to perform drip acclimation

how to do this?? please help....yea i'm stupid
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Well I can tell ya how I do it.

I put the fish and the LFS water in a bucket.
Run a piece of air line from my main tank to the bucket.
Start a syphon in the air line and then tie a small knot in the line so the water just drips in to the bucket.

I usually leave the fish in there with the water dripping for an hour.
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There is an article on just such a thing, in the article section linked in the header and in my signature
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Old 05-04-2004, 09:55 PM   #4
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Buy a Kangaroo bag (looks like an IV bag). You fill the bag up with tank water and use the valve to control how many drips per second.
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