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Old 07-25-2005, 10:04 PM   #1
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Switching fom fresh to salt

When switching from freshwater to saltwater will I need to buy new media for my filter or would it be alright to use the same media?

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Old 07-25-2005, 10:40 PM   #2
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i would replace it. the nitrafying bacteria cannot make the transition (the salt water will cause their cell walls to explode)
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