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Old 12-17-2005, 11:44 AM   #11
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Old 12-19-2005, 01:16 PM   #12
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Ok, so I tested the ammonia right from the tap and its between 1.0 and 2.0 ppm. To the same water I tested (from a cup) I added a drop of prime. Tested, and my results were .25ppm. So the prime did not neutralize the ammonia completely but lowered it a bunch. What does this mean? The bottle says to treat for the whole tank when using a python. Does this mean I can now safely do larger water changes or is that .25 still too much? (AND that tiny little bottle treats 1000 gallons!!?? Thats GREAT!)
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Yes, you can do large water changes. When you add the prime, do for the whole tank. You will be ok.
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when you add prime your water may still test positive for ammonia because it is still there. But it makes it in a nontoxic form that is still useable by the biological filter.
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That's great that it reduces it by a bunch. You can do larger water changes with sine sense of security now. But still can't get paid for it LOL.
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Old 12-20-2005, 12:19 AM   #16
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But still can't get paid for it LOL.
Are you sure? LOL, kidding... Had to.... lol
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No problem, been LMAO over that one for days!
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