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Old 06-17-2011, 07:50 PM   #11
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The only thing I can think of the "Bio-magnet" stuff that comes with sand usually to make it settle faster, but not sure how well it actually works

Has it cleared up at all? How long has this tank been up? What's the stock?
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Old 06-17-2011, 10:13 PM   #12
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It hasn't cleared up very much. The only thing that's inside is sand and water and it's been like 3 days. Today I replaced ALL of the water like 4 times and it did nothing. I washed the sand (aragonite sand and crushed coral) before putting it inside but apparently not very well.
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Old 06-17-2011, 10:17 PM   #13
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It's only been a few days. give it more time. Maybe even a tad more since you might have stirred it up more

Changing water will only stir it up more
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Are you pointing your powerheads at the sand or something? It'll never clear up if that's the case. If the powerheads are too strong, even if pointed up and towards an opposite corner it could still cause this problem.
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Old 06-17-2011, 10:24 PM   #15
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The power heads aren't very strong. I have 2 and they're pointed towards the top. These are rated for 55g tanks lol. Might return them and get the right ones.
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which model power heads are you using
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Old 06-17-2011, 11:02 PM   #17
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Wash your sand better next time. I used cotton make up pads in front of my filter and it cleared it up within 2 hours.
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Old 06-17-2011, 11:49 PM   #19
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use a flocc
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What's a flocc?
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