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Old 11-08-2014, 01:30 PM   #1
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Test reading cycling

What are the best readings to have before cycling is complete


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What do you mean best? A cycle is building up a bacteria base so you don't have any ammonia or nitrite detectable.
That means if you are using a shrimp, it isn't detectable, or if using pure ammonia that there isn't any detectable 24 hours after dosing.


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I'm cycling so I'm wondering what the best results are for adding fish?


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Like I said...you want to have no detectable ammonia or nitrites. Then you do a water change to get your nitrate levels to 0.
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