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Old 04-02-2014, 05:23 PM   #11
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How often should I do water changes with a less powerful filter?
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Old 04-02-2014, 05:29 PM   #12
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It varies you would want to watch your parameters. I would do a 25% wc every 3 to 4 days
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Old 04-02-2014, 05:31 PM   #13
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Ok thanks how long should I have my tank running for before I put one in?
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Old 04-02-2014, 08:56 PM   #14
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I would cycle it like a regular fish tank just skip the stuff that helps the slime coat as they don't need that
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Old 04-03-2014, 02:11 AM   #15
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So should I still use dechlorinator?
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Old 04-03-2014, 02:26 AM   #16
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Yea still use dechlorinator they have some that do not enhance the slime coat but I can't remember the name.
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Thanks a lot will hopefully be ready for one soon
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Old 04-03-2014, 12:01 PM   #18
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No problem! Post pics if you do
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Old 04-05-2014, 12:16 PM   #19
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I'm in the middle of cleaning the sand and thinking about what to put in my tank are fake plants ok to use or must it be real plants? And what kind of ornaments should I use?
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Old 04-05-2014, 02:39 PM   #20
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Anything that won't scratch them and they can't swallow is ok to use.
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