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Old 04-06-2014, 11:45 AM   #1
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New 25 g opinions

I started my new salt water i have to put some more rock in it and the skimmer but as today is reading 0 ammonia nitrite and nitrate so I'll wait for 2 or 3 more days to put any fish or the cleaning crew I just want to have some opinions so let me know here is the info in the tank


New tank work in progress 25g saltwater, heater for a 30g, t5 H/O lighting, LED moon light, 2 circulation pump 500 each , Rio Nano Skimmer, 1 fluval aquaclear power filter 50g 200gph, live sand, live rock.
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Old 04-06-2014, 12:12 PM   #2
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You have to add an ammonia source and let it cycle. Don't run the skimmer during the cycle.
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Yea I started the cycle 2 weeks ago
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What did you add as an ammonia source and how high did it spike?
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I have live sand and live rock I put food and dead shrimp ammonia was almost at 8 at one week and drop to cero in like 2 days
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