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Old 10-02-2012, 01:24 PM   #1
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Hi i currently have a 10 gallon fish tank with platy. These have a working tetrA heqter that adjusts automaticay to 76-80 degrees. It has some rocks to provide some hiding places and also has a long orange plastic plant. Along with this it comes with a colorful decoration for hiding. My fish tank receives 9-10 hours of light and is turned off around 8:30. I 've had this tank running with fish for two years . Please advice me for any tips or suggestions!!!!!!!!
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Old 10-02-2012, 01:30 PM   #2
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Welcome to AA sounds like you've got it under control. Only thing I'd say is go bigger! Lol
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Welcome!!!!!!! Sounds like you have a good tank, although I agree with Mrc8858, you should definitely go bigger, and get another tank! Try moving onto something more challenging, like a biotope or saltwater!
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Old 10-02-2012, 02:00 PM   #5
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Welcome!!!!!!! Sounds like you have a good tank, although I agree with Mrc8858, you should definitely go bigger, and get another tank! Try moving onto something more challenging, like a biotope or saltwater!
Although i have all the essentials, i have a hard time on keeping the water crystaline
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I am having some difficulty in having the water in crystaline condition... What is recommended??
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Old 10-02-2012, 02:20 PM   #7
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What kind of filter are you running? For the best "polished" look you'll want to run either a canister filter or throw a media reactor on with carbon. (you can add some other media also like biofilters/phospate,ammo,nitrate sponge for even more filtration)
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Welcome to AA i myself have a 10g and will be getting to a 55g in just a couple weeks
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Old 10-02-2012, 03:14 PM   #10
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What kind of filter are you running? For the best "polished" look you'll want to run either a canister filter or throw a media reactor on with carbon. (you can add some other media also like biofilters/phospate,ammo,nitrate sponge for even more filtration)
I am currently using an aqueon filter that uses cartridges
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