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03-19-2010, 06:29 PM
It was sitting unused for about 2-3 years, unfortunately.
03-19-2010, 02:16 PM
I did a 50% water change with not much change in response and then decided on a substrate swap.....just because. After the substrate swap things were still stable so I decided to pick up a...
03-05-2010, 02:50 PM
To be clear, the product I was trying to refer to was Marineland bio-filter balls:
I have a good number of these and a nice...
03-05-2010, 02:08 PM
I should change that from bio wheels to the little bio balls....can't remember if that's what they are called. The little balls with lots of surface area designed to give maximum bacteria per square...
03-04-2010, 01:08 AM
I assumed not, as the nitrite is not dropping (though confusingly not rising either). Patience is a virtue I do not posess, but the waiting game has allowed me to tinker with DIY lighting, DIY CO2,...
03-04-2010, 12:59 AM
No, definately no carbon as I'm aware that can tie up the ammonia. I just read the 3 page post 'test disagreement' and saw many similarities. I should have noted that my water is VERY tannic from...
03-04-2010, 12:29 AM
So despite extensive experience this is, in fact, my first fishless cycle (attempt).
I put up a 20gallon with the following parameters:
- 78 deg F
- Aquaclear 20 filter (stolen from 10G,...