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Old 03-30-2014, 07:04 PM   #1
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Water clarity

I was looking at my 55 gal and if i look on the side straight through it its so cloudy but straight on its clear as day is there a way to make it clear straight through or any ideas on what might be causing this i did a 20 gal water change about a week ago
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Old 03-30-2014, 07:12 PM   #2
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It might be the way the light reflects on one way but not the other.
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do you run carbon?
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Yea i do
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how often do you change your carbon and how much do you run?
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Well i have a marineland biowheel 400 and the filters have carbon in it and i have two meadia baskets and i put carbon in them is that to much?
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And i change it once a month
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that's to long for the filter.. you should change the carbon once a week, it will make a huge difference
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do you have floss pads in that filter also?
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I dont know what marineland has in those filters other than activated carbon
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