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    If you want to cool the water ....have lots of...

    If you want to cool the water ....have lots of surface agitation and point a fan at the surface. That will bring down your temp.

    Temperature doesn't control goldfish growth. They will grow a lot...
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    I currently have 4 fancy goldfish in a 50 gallon...

    I currently have 4 fancy goldfish in a 50 gallon with a bristlenose pleco. I have to do a 50% water change every 4 days. My filtration is a fluval HOB rated for 50 gallons, fluval canister rated...
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    Thanks again. That's easy enough to get....and...

    Thanks again. That's easy enough to get....and it doesn't break the pocketbookthumbs2:

    Have a happy new year
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    Ohh...I like the sound of this sponge thing. Can...

    Ohh...I like the sound of this sponge thing. Can you give me a link? I have everything needed to set it up. Hey, you know you have been bitten by the fish tank hobby when you have two of...
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    Thank you again for taking the time to answer my...

    Thank you again for taking the time to answer my questions. I appreciate it.

    That's great....I'll remove the pond pump.

    Mr betta is going to be the lone fish. I have the temp at 82 and have...
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    Thank you bethy....that's so cool how they...

    Thank you bethy....that's so cool how they breath. This hobby has so many interesting facets to learn.

    The tank is cycling. I took a cycled sponge from my goldfish tank and put it in the hob. ...
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    I have a whisper hob rated for 20 gallons. I...

    I have a whisper hob rated for 20 gallons. I added a very small pond pump to move the surface as the hob wasn't doing much of anything. I know for goldfish you need to double the filteration....is...
  8. Thread: Current in tank

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    Current in tank

    Question for the experienced betta owners. I just set up a 16 gallon with a mixture of silk and live plants.....which over time will become completely planted.

    I noticed the betta is hanging...
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    Thanks for the info. I'll be setting up a125...

    Thanks for the info. I'll be setting up a125 gallon tank in the spring. Your tank has given some ideas for set up. I agree gravel is a pain to clean but I want my goldfish to have something to...
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    It sounds like you have your bases covered...just...

    It sounds like you have your bases covered...just in case things get rough.

    What filtration do you use on your tank? I really like how it's bare but has a section with gravel - great idea.
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    I have A ryunkin with a telescopic, ranchu and a...

    I have A ryunkin with a telescopic, ranchu and a pearlscale. Never had any problems with her getting along with the gang. In fact the telescopic and ryunkin are always with each other...hanging out....
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    I didn't realize its more important to remove the...

    I didn't realize its more important to remove the water in the canister than cleaning the canister.

    The list of "things needed" for this monster tank keeps growing....I think the shop vac would...
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    Thanks jcahow Great suggestions. Well...

    Thanks jcahow

    Great suggestions.

    Well with everyone's insight...im keeping the canister. Now it doesn't seem impossible to clean it.
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    That's a great idea....a pull out shelve. ...

    That's a great idea....a pull out shelve. thumbs2:

    Thanks for the link.
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    Filtration for 125 gallon tank

    I will be upgrading my 50 gallon tank to 125 gallon. I got a good deal on Craiglist and the tank is in storage as I buy the equipment.

    The tank will house 4 goldfish, a bristlenose pleco and...
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    Ok I think with time and proper care your fish...

    Ok I think with time and proper care your fish will get better. If its eating and moving around - that's good signs.

    To start with what are your water parameters?
    Ammonia?
    Nitrites ?
    Nitrates?...
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    Can you post a pic? Keep up on the water...

    Can you post a pic?

    Keep up on the water changes. Clean water helps a fish heal. Test your water for toxins and do water changes more frequently if toxins are present.

    Does the fish tail...
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    What's your water parameters and tank size? When...

    What's your water parameters and tank size? When you have an injured fish that makes no sense - check the water.

    Is your fish on the mend?
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    Is your beta interacting with its mirrored image?...

    Is your beta interacting with its mirrored image? Maybe it's protecting its turf from the "other" that's swimming up and down.
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    I, too, bought from this website. Reasonable...

    I, too, bought from this website. Reasonable shipping prices and great healthy plants. Highly recommend the site.
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    Thank so much. You have no idea...what a...

    Thank so much.

    You have no idea...what a relief to know I have a less aggressive algae.

    I will dose with API co2 and turn the lights down.

    Thanks again folks for the help
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    The algae was very dark green and it swayed with...

    The algae was very dark green and it swayed with the current. It reminded me of plush velvet - thick dense with individual fibers. It actually was very pretty. It felt slimmy to the touch - which I...
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    Oh...didn't know that. I've been a bit hesitant...

    Oh...didn't know that. I've been a bit hesitant to add the co2 as my plants are going ok. Except my amazon sword whose got paper thin leaves but I just got flourish root tabs and hope that will...
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    Thanks for the great suggestion.thumbs2: I...

    Thanks for the great suggestion.thumbs2:

    I currently have the light on 4 hours, off 4 hours and back on for 4 hours. But I find it's not working well for viewing. It's helping a bit with the...
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    Thanks strider Appreciate the response. I've...

    Thanks strider
    Appreciate the response. I've been reading up on this stuff.

    I have a planted goldfish tank - low tech- easy beginner plants that grow with low lighting. Swords, crypts and java...
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