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Old 07-22-2011, 02:45 PM   #261
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delivery day!!!!! I've been waiting anxiously since 8 this morning hopefully it makes it here before 230....I gotta work
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Old 07-22-2011, 03:01 PM   #262
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Anybody have any experience with nitrate reactors? I'm contemplating getting one but idk if its worth it
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Old 07-22-2011, 06:43 PM   #263
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Aren't you running like 5 nitrates? lol I wouldnt' worry too much about it, you'll get to the 0 mark eventually even without a reactor. Just seems like an added expense that you probably don't need right now.
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Old 07-22-2011, 07:02 PM   #264
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I had ended up with 2 seperate nitrate test kits somehow, the one that gave me my 5 and 2.5 readings last week, found out that the first bottle was dead ....so those readings weren't accurate.It keeps jumping and idk why I mean my ammo and trites hold steady at 0 but my trates keep jumping for some reason...I dialed back the feeding 4 days ago, I've done a combined 30g worth of pwcs in the past 3 days because my trates shot up to around 30....those 2 pwc's knocked it down to around 7 but I want 0 dang it lol. I must thank you again carey, I had an absolutely horrid ordea with an online company last year and was kinda afraid to attempt online again, aquacave not only had amazing pricing but also shipped my bulbs the same day I ordered them, the box is currently sitting in my livingroom, as soon as I get home imma put them in and upload some pics
Its also a great weekend for my fishies got the pods into my tank and hopefully breeding, bought a bucket of IO salt, and going to pick up 6-10g tanks and my refrac tomorrow!!!! So excited!
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Old 07-22-2011, 07:06 PM   #265
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I love aquacave, Mike there usually calls me before he ships and he is super nice.

Your setup is now under new management from the guy who sold it to you so I would think there'd be a period of time where it will stabilize. If you do go ahead and get the reactor let us all know. From what I was reading though it says it could take months to see results. They said to install it and leave it. I'm running 0 or close to it now and I feed my tank like a fiend. lol Yours will probably get into a good zone, its a matter of time.
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Old 07-22-2011, 07:16 PM   #266
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Yeah unfortunately, he got out of it, just as soo many do, and he was running less than bare minimum when I bought it, he wasn't running the fuge, ph's, and had 2 bulbs burned out that he didn't replace. So it feels like I'm shaking the rust off the system. The spikes are slowing down but its happening a lot slower than I'd like lol. And as far as I'm concerned, aquacave is my online store of choice now
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Old 07-22-2011, 07:20 PM   #267
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You just gotta get the system pristine again, and undo someone elses neglect. Thats terrible that people let their tanks go to pot. Waste of money, time and the poor fish!

Aquacave also price matches, just call them up and they can take care of you. I like how they package everything so well so I always get them to match prices for me. Only caveat is the item has to be in stock at the other retailer.
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Old 07-22-2011, 07:25 PM   #268
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I can agree, how can you let such gorgeous fish go uncared for? The niger trigger I have came with the tank and he's absolutely gorgeous, different color every day, kinda like a mood ring lol. And I didn't know that aquacave price matched, (haven't really read up on their site yet) but I will keep that in mind for my next order
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I'm thinking about buying a Phos. Reactor because of how much algae keeps growing and I dont have space for a sump or refug. Is it worth it
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This one is 100 with media http://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B002MY..._d_detail?pd=1 . Is it worth it??
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