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Old 02-01-2004, 01:08 AM   #1
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Adding LR to an established tank.

I would like to add some cured LR to my FOWLR tank, my water paremeter is alright, NH3, NO2 = 0, NO3 very little detected, PH 8.2, If I were to add the cured LR now, will it affect my water paremeter? Will it cloud my water...etc?

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If the rock is properly and completely cured...no it should not adversly effect your parameters or cloud your water. Unless you are 100% positive the rock is completely cured, I recommend not adding it directly to your tank, rather put it in a seperate container with SW and a powerhead and test for a few days, if the ammonia does not go up, then it is safe to add to the tank, if it does...you may have saved your fishes life

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