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Old 02-23-2007, 04:49 PM   #1
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Hey guys I am a week into my cycle and my ammonia is peaking when should I expect this to come down and my nitrate to start to rise?
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Any day now. Are you testing your water daily? If so you should see the Nitrate rise as the ammonia and nitrite go down.
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Ya I test it a least once a day I am ver anxious. My ammonia has been very high for days.
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Be patient....time is what it takes! You will get there and you will be happier and have a much easier time with this hobby if you take your time and be patient!!!!
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Looks like your cycle is starting. Read this info on the cycle

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Can you use pure ammonia in place of the shrimp to fishless cycle a SW tank?
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Where do you get your pure ammonia?
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