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Old 05-15-2015, 05:53 PM   #1
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I discovered something magical (AKA how not to suck up fish water when siphoning!)

So I did not feel like dealing with nasty water in my mouth today when starting a drip. Instead, I used kid's medicine stuff. It works well on just regular 1/4 in tubing. You need a dropper and one of those non-pointy syringes for liquid kid's medicine.

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Remove the plunger from the syringe

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Put the dropper tube inside the now open syringe

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Put the air tubing on the end of the syringe

Then you just squeeze the bulb on the dropper (slowly works better) and like magic! Water!

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Wow! That's genius lol I would never have come up with that
My tanks (so far )
5.5 gallon Planted Dwarf Puffer tank (2 Dwarf Puffers and a lot of RCS!)
16 Gallon Planted
(GBR pair, 3 amano shrimp and a whole bunch of snails!)
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