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Old 06-16-2013, 04:22 PM   #41
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Yea thirty mins is plenty ...but just FYI don't trust a guy that's selling you stuff a lot of lfs will tell you yea everythings good buy a fish when infact there not... So test your levels daily and make sure.. by the way how did you cycle your tank? And how long has it been set up.
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Old 06-16-2013, 04:29 PM   #42
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Oh he isn't that type we actually use to work together and he's been helping me on a personal level since the very beginning and I've seen he's personal tanks and he showing me his technic an what not and I have been check the levels as well as going to him an havin him check it as a back up. Tanks been up and running 2 weeks with just live rock and 2 turbo snails what else do u want to know like my filtration set up and temp 84.7 salinity 1.025
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Old 06-16-2013, 04:56 PM   #43
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U have to add a ammonia source in order to start the cycle two snails are not enough.. so know u have a fish which is going to be the ammonia source you need to pay extra attention to the levels
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Ammonia source was one frozen shrimp in a fine mesh bag
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Old 06-16-2013, 05:08 PM   #45
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Ammonia source was one frozen shrimp in a fine mesh bag
I read that was the best thing to do
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Old 06-16-2013, 07:09 PM   #46
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Ok so then you did cycle the tank ...
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Old 06-16-2013, 07:51 PM   #47
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Ok so then you did cycle the tank ...
haha yes I did I'm actually about to build a media rack for my chemi pure elite purgien and live rock I don't want to stick a tape measure in the tank water so would u or anyone for that matter know the measurements of chamber 2 in the bio cube 29?
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Ok so then you did cycle the tank ...
Sharkbait is swimming all over the place haha
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No sorry I don't but you could try a ruler..
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Old 06-16-2013, 11:35 PM   #50
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Did it I just put the tape measure in a plastic bag and took measurements here's the end product I think it's pretty good cost me 13 buck and 2 hours better then 20 plus shipping n waiting 3 days
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