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Old 11-04-2013, 12:18 AM   #11
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Use a good declor. Prime IMO is the best on the market. It costs more but you need very little. So did they tell you about cycling the tank? Here is a good article you should read.... I just learned about cycling but I already have fish. What now?! - Aquarium Advice. I also suggest getting an API Master test kit so you can test your ammonia, nitrite, nitrate, and ph.
Agreed prime is the best.
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Old 11-04-2013, 12:36 AM   #13
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sorry nitrite levels 125 mgl
Are you sure you don't mean ni"trate"? I honestly do not know of any test kit available to most aquarists that measures ni"trite" up to 125mg/l (ppm).
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yes masha it is a light orange when i first do the test it stays yellow for a minute or two then goes a light orange
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yes masha it is a light orange stays yellow for a couple of seconds then goes light orange
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Ok, that means your nitrates are fairly low, then.
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What are your ammonia and nitrite readings?
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Old 11-10-2013, 06:37 AM   #18
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yes thats correct just before 0%
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