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Old 06-18-2004, 02:20 AM   #1
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bio wheel

what does a bio wheel do
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Old 06-18-2004, 08:34 AM   #2
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In fw it allows a colony of bacteria to grow on it that feeds on the bad stuff in your tank. In sw it becomes a nitrAte magnet which is bad.
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here is some good info on filters.

http://www.2cah.com/netmax/basics/filters/filters.shtml
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This looks like an excellent site for info on filters and a lot of other subjects. I would suggest checking out this site.
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I have always been confused by this: How does a bio-whell become a "nitrate magnet?" ' sorry to ask a dumb question! thanks - jd
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' soory: bio-wheel!
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oops --I mean "sorry:bio-wheel"
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Old 09-09-2004, 03:30 PM   #8
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Wouldn't a nitrate magnet be a good thing?
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I guess what I meant by that was that it collects stuff from the water and creates nitrates. and making too much for a sw tank.
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