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Old 06-13-2015, 12:15 PM   #1
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Hi all my Name is Evan and I am from Australia.
I have recently set up a 50g Tank that is currently Cycling (Fishless)
I cant wait until I can finally add a few fish
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Welcome Evan!
What kind of fish are planning?
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Welcome! Great job learning about the cycling process many beginners don't know about it


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Thanks for the welcome
As for fish, I'm thinking of adding some corys, tetras and danios to start a happy little community tank. Any other suggestions are most welcome
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I did some testing today and the cycle seems to be ticking along quite nicely
Ph 7.5 Kh 5 Gh 12 Ammonium 2ppm Nitrite 3ppm Nitrate between 20-40ppm
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Just wanted to welcome you to the website Evan!
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Hi all, I think My cycle may be almost complete. Today's testing showed 0.5ppm Ammonia 0 Nitrites and about 80ppm Nitrates. My only concern is that my ph is sitting on 8 which seems a little high for the fish I was hoping to stock in the tank.
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Hi all, I think My cycle may be almost complete. Today's testing showed 0.5ppm Ammonia 0 Nitrites and about 80ppm Nitrates. My only concern is that my ph is sitting on 8 which seems a little high for the fish I was hoping to stock in the tank.

Your pH is okay they will adjust.


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thankyou for that you have set my mind at ease
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