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Harriet 10-21-2020 06:11 AM

what colour is this ammonia reading?
 
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iím having trouble reading this ammonia reading the tank is cycled so it shouldnít have any ammonia the nitrites are zero and the nitrates are between 10-20 i also read that you might see the colour better if you look down the tube instead but idk if thatís accurate so i took pictures of both in natural sunlight

charliebankston 10-21-2020 07:38 AM

I don't see any green tint. So I'd say it's yellow

Harriet 10-21-2020 07:43 AM

i was so unsure i think it might just be the way my eye is seeing the colour against the paper one second i thought it was green the other i thought yellow

charliebankston 10-21-2020 07:47 AM

Yeah, they are hard to read sometimes. Hard to tell if there's a certain tint occasionally

Aiken Drum 10-21-2020 10:04 AM

Test some bottled water. The bottled water should be 0ppm so you can compare it with your tank water.


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