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Old 04-07-2012, 06:08 PM   #1
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alright everyone, the tank has been set up with about ten pounds oflive rock and 20 pounds of dead rock in it for about a couple weeks now, i have an aquaclear 70 power filter running, a marineland powerhead, a heaterand live sand on the bottom, its still cycling. no fish are in it yet. current readings are: ammonia .25, .5 nitrite and 5 nitrate. ive added some quick starts of bacteria to get the cycle goin. im going on vacation next week and im hoping by the time i get back the week after, i can add 1 small fish? anything im doing wrong? thanks in advance
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