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Old 02-28-2013, 11:57 PM   #41
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finally the cycle begins
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just tested water 1st time 4.0ppm ammonia great start
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just tested water 1st time 4.0ppm ammonia great start
Very nice! I hope it cycles really fast for you.
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I say 2 weeks thats about what it took on my 37g
guess only time will tell
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heres a pict after it cleared up
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Nice! Nuthin wrong with having some space for the fish to swim.
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found a baby brittle star last night and a pistol shrimp
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It's the freebies that excite me! Good deal
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found a baby brittle star last night and a pistol shrimp
That is so cool! I hope they survive the cycle. I think they will.
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got pict of brittle star today
coming on day 5 of cycle
ammonia is already dropping fast
went from 4.0 PPM to 2.0 PPM
it's getting there a little faster than I thought it would
can't wait to get my cuc going
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