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Old 08-15-2012, 10:08 PM   #1
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Does this stuff really work?
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Old 08-15-2012, 10:15 PM   #2
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It helps sometimes, but will only speed up
the cycle. It won't instant cycle the tank. You still need to test and stuff.
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the guy at my lfs said it would still take about 10 days before I should add fish
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Old 08-16-2012, 12:22 AM   #4
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U need an ammonia source or the bacteria will die
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Old 08-16-2012, 12:34 AM   #5
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I used cured live rock and quick start and cycled in 6 days. That is 100 lbs of live rock though, so mostly live rock that did it.
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