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Old 09-29-2011, 05:37 PM   #1
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Where in a canister filter do you place a water pillow in order to soften the water...?I have a marineland 350...
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Old 09-29-2011, 10:30 PM   #2
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Why are you softening the water?
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After testing,my water is extremely hard&almost 30 times what is comfortable for my fish...gonna try the water pillow.
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What fish do you have, and what is your hardness at?
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Old 10-01-2011, 01:26 AM   #6
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Assortment of Malawi cichlids.. did a water change adding five g's of ro water&added a water pillow to help bring down the hardness..ideal is between 10-15&after testing was 240...
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Sorry for the wait, but you may be going down the wrong path. Africans like high ph, hardness and alkalinity. If your hardness is at 100-150 that is to low. I keep them at 240 +, and they do great with fantastic colors. Water pillow is not needed.
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