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Old 03-23-2007, 11:00 PM   #1
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high ph in our qt

the ph in our 20 gallon qt has been 8.8 the last 5 days....it has been 8.3 to 8.4 since it started cycling on the 9th of this month. What do I need to do to get it back down? The ph in our 100g has been right at 8.2 since it started cycling at the same time.

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If it is cycling, it is not uncommon for ph to fluctuate dramatically.
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thanks....just making sure i didn't need to do something to fix it!
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Like Lisa said if it`s cycling then no need to worry but if you should ever have this problem after the cycle then frequent PWC`s will do the job.
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I agree, let it cycle and it can take up to 6 months before the tank is fully stable.
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