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Old 10-15-2012, 03:47 PM   #1
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Cloudy

New tank put water in 2 days ago an is geting cloudy is this normal?
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Yes it is normal. Are you doing a fishless cycle?
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Yes it is normal. Are you doing a fishless cycle?
Yes an they gave me this easy balance at the pet shop to but in...
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Oh ok. You have a liquid test kit and all I take it. Did you add ammonia to your tank? Do you have your gravel and all in the tank and made sure you cleaned the gravel well first?
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Oh ok. You have a liquid test kit and all I take it. Did you add ammonia to your tank? Do you have your gravel and all in the tank and made sure you cleaned the gravel well first?
Yes I did that but now that I've did some more research it seems like this is normal an you got to give it time..
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Ya fishless cycles take a Few weeks. It is normal for it to be cloudy.
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Old 10-15-2012, 05:11 PM   #7
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I agree it will go cloudy for a little while then clear and then go slightly cloudy again when you get your first algae bloom. Don't panic like I did it's all natural
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