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Old 04-02-2014, 09:22 PM   #1
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I am upgrading my aqueon filter to an aqua clear and I was wondering if I have to do anything so that there is no cycle and the BB stays?
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Old 04-02-2014, 09:25 PM   #2
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In saltwater very little of your BB is in your filter. It's mostly on your rock. You should be alright, but still watch the parameters.
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Old 04-02-2014, 09:37 PM   #3
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Should I put the old cartridge in the new filter?
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Old 04-02-2014, 09:43 PM   #4
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You can but I won't do anything to great.
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The old media most likely won't fit, and you should just pick up some CPE to run in the ac instead of the fluval media
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What's Cpe? What media should I put in the fluval?
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Chemi pure elite, it's a chemical media
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Chemi pure elite, it's a chemical media
Would it be at most lfs? What else should I put in it?
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Yes it should be, and that's all I run in my acs
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Old 04-02-2014, 10:02 PM   #10
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What size should I get? Should I also use the sponge and the noodle things too?
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