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Old 02-23-2014, 12:08 AM   #1
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Is it me or are my air stones losing their air too quickly?

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It seems like these air stones aren't lasting very well. What causes them to lose air within a few days? Could this be a bad batch? Could it be something in NY aquarium environment I can't feel on it?

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Old 02-23-2014, 12:46 AM   #2
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how long have you had it? you can dip it in the vinegar and try to un-clog it. but obviously it could be a bad unit.
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Old 02-23-2014, 08:24 AM   #3
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I have used this one for about 4 days. The previous one, two weeks.

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What do you mean by "lasting very well"? like how the bubbles are only coming out of certain part of the airstone?
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Old 02-24-2014, 06:32 PM   #5
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Mostly CFMs. The ones I had as a kid only needed a scrubbing every month and would last six months. These clog in a week and I have been unable to clean adequately as of yet. Not sure why yet though they look and feel clean.

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