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Old 04-18-2006, 05:43 PM   #1
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Is it alright to use carbon in my nano?
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Won't hurt anything. What do you need it for?
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Carbon just keeps the water clear, right?
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Where would you be able to place it at. What type filter?
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it will be in one of the slots in the back of my nano.
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I`m kind of partial to chemi pure. It`s kind of like a resin and works better and longer than GAC
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Carbon removes active chemicals in the water. This is a really good idea at the end of a course of medicine, or if something releases toxins in the water, or if you're painting somewhere in the house, but on a regular basis isn't all that useful. Most of the causes of cloudiness in the water is not related to the compounds that carbon removes.
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Carbon is one of the best things you can use in the tank. Call it a safety net if you will. It removes unseen toxins and chemical components created inside the tank as well as in the air. I run carbon and a Polyfilter in my nano's 24/7.

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