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Old 02-04-2007, 02:37 AM   #11
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From my understanding, doesn't your cycle restart all over when uncured rock is added to a tank that is already cycling?

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Old 02-04-2007, 08:23 AM   #12
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Depends on the size of the tank and how much lr is added. If you add 10 more lbs of uncured lr to a 150 gal tank that is in the process of cycling it won't matter much. 10 lbs in a tank less then 55 gal and it's going to add some time to the total cycle.

Key is just waiting till nh3/no2 is 0 no matter what size tank you have.


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