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Old 05-12-2011, 03:45 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by Mr. Limpet View Post
Thanks for the help, I'll let you know how it goes. Gonna have to get a bigger bucket, that's for sure .

Unspoken is right lol. If IO would've at least made that part of the suggestion in the instructions, I would've done it. I though I was going overboard with my setup as it was (well my GF does anyway ).

Yep. I use Reef Crystals from IO and it mixes clear pretty quick. Even so, I let it mix for a day with a heater.

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Old 05-20-2011, 01:21 AM   #22
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Well it looks like the unspoken rule of churning/aerating water/IO for 24hrs was the issue. It's been rock solid since I started prepping my water that way.

Thank you all for the help and advice .

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