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Old 11-03-2004, 12:46 AM   #1
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Cloudy Water

I am currently waiting for my cloudy water to disappear before i order my liverock. was wondering if i should leave the powerheads off, and the skimmer (have this on because i want to break it in so it isn't so loud...remora pro with mag 3, company says it take 7-10 days.) finally got the tank completely full today takes a long time with the r/o d/i unit....but that's fine. anyways about the cloudy water.

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Old 11-03-2004, 07:39 AM   #2
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Leave the powerheads on. It will take a few days for the cloudiness to pass with them on and a few days with them off. So you might as well keep the water circulating. Running the skimmer is fine as well.
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Old 11-03-2004, 10:23 AM   #3
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Agree...the skimmer may actually help remove some of the fine particles. Mine did.
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Old 11-06-2004, 11:32 AM   #5
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the skimmer is removing some of the fine particuls from the water, been 3 days and water still cloudy, hoping in the next couple days it clears up so i can order some rock. any suggestions???
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