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Old 03-22-2013, 02:36 PM   #1
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New african tank help

Ok so I'm getting a new 55 gal tank I'm going to cycle it out with establish tank media and 4 platys and also add start Zyme to start it out is this a good idea? Any other suggestions? Thanks
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Yes, being that you have established beneficial bacteria already and the zymes want hurt and need fish of course to build and keep the bacteria eating the waste. I used fritz zymes, cycled my tank!! Good luck
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Yes that will work fine. You could even skip the zyme since your using established media. It wont hurt to use it though. Good luck with your new tank.
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Thanks I was wondering if a pair of black convicts would do fine in a 55 gal.
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yes two con would be fine. watch out you will have frys lol
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Yeah cinvicts breed like crazy, but beautiful fish!!
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Or Hundorian Red Point varient.
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Old 03-24-2013, 04:48 PM   #8
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Here are the black convicts are they male and female
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