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Old 07-17-2013, 06:26 PM   #11
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so do i change it when its full of crap or do i wait unitl i change filters..?
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Old 07-17-2013, 06:32 PM   #12
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so do i change it when its full of crap or do i wait unitl i change filters..?
If possible, run both simultaneously for a couple of weeks to get some BB in the new stuff, then toss the old.
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Old 07-17-2013, 06:35 PM   #13
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If possible, run both simultaneously for a couple of weeks to get some BB in the new stuff, then toss the old.
so i dont want to change them at the same time..? like right now i would just add it in there with the old filter, but when its time to change them out, do i do the filter and floss or just the floss..?
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so i dont want to change them at the same time..? like right now i would just add it in there with the old filter, but when its time to change them out, do i do the filter and floss or just the floss..?
Alternate changes. Change the cartridge first, then the next week just rinse the floss in old tank water.
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Alternate changes. Change the cartridge first, then the next week just rinse the floss in old tank water.
awesome advice, i need a calander to map out all my tank maintenence and feedings lol
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awesome advice, i need a calander to map out all my tank maintenence and feedings lol
There's an app for that
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There's an app for that
Lmao true, but if I have a calender on the wall when people they can ask about it and I can spread my aquatic knowledge lol
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