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    okay, I've redone it. This test kit is hard to...

    okay, I've redone it. This test kit is hard to read, because the yellow color looks SLIGHTLY off, so I'm going to say that it is <5 but >0. I'd say it is closer to 0.

    EDIT** the expiration is...
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    Water Changed two days ago, and another is about...

    Water Changed two days ago, and another is about to happen today. I have the API drip test kit, for freshwater aquariums. Nitrates are: 0 Nitrite: 0 Ammonia: 0
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    Actually, I do use prime, but only when I am...

    Actually, I do use prime, but only when I am doing water changes. Also, I have a siphon that I water change with to make sure I am getting the gunk off the bottom of the tank.

    Why should I remove...
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    Yeah, its been two months =( I have been terrible...

    Yeah, its been two months =( I have been terrible and will accept punishment from the community =(. But now I am getting back to it. I have been cleaning the filter out every month, replacing the...
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    With the Sand Bed, It has Laterite underneath,...

    With the Sand Bed, It has Laterite underneath, but after I moved, and added water back in, it stirred up that sandbed and all of the laterite in it. I am also realizing what a poor decision laterite...
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    So the lighting is a problem I believe, because...

    So the lighting is a problem I believe, because the light is on for 8 hours a day, but what I've come to realize in this house is the amount of light it gets from our ceiling windows in the morning....
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    Thank you for your advice, maybe the breakdown...

    Thank you for your advice, maybe the breakdown won't be the best idea, I'll keep researching.
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    My problem is there is so much detritus in the...

    My problem is there is so much detritus in the sand. It is usually white, but any time I try pull up some of that algae it turns the sand, and it is BLACK underneath, that can't be good, right?
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    As I was typing this, I checked out Fluval...

    As I was typing this, I checked out Fluval Stratum, does anyone have any thoughts on that stuff? I am getting quite a few good reviews on it.
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    Restarting Tank-Help

    So I had a post earlier this year about this same topic, but I can't seem to find it. I am struggling with decisions about what to do with my tank now that I have the time and money to fix it. You...
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    Sorry, haven't checked in awhile, its been finals...

    Sorry, haven't checked in awhile, its been finals week here at my college so I am trying to finalize all of that!


    Okay so I agree with you (minus the bit about being an uninformed aquarist...
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    lets talk about substrate...

    So hello everyone! I have been running my 29gal planted tank for a few months and I feel its time to upgrade to something bigger, the 45 Arch. I am curious as to what kind of substrate to put down. I...
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    Yeah they are both very pretty. Thanks for the...

    Yeah they are both very pretty. Thanks for the help! They both came from Petsmart.
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    These are the images I have at the moment, I will...

    These are the images I have at the moment, I will try to get better shots.

    http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v518/soccer_is_serious/DSC07965500x335.jpg

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    a little rounded yes, but not too much. They just...

    a little rounded yes, but not too much. They just got in my tank two days ago, and I feed only a little yesterday. On Ram #2, the tail fin does not extend past the base of the tail at all, as is seen...
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    This is the second image of Ram #2, With a better...

    This is the second image of Ram #2, With a better shot of its dorsal (the other one, it looks like the dorsal is covered up)
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    Help w/ sexing Rams

    I know there are great other threads on sexing blue rams, but I was just wondering if you could take a look at these Rams I have. I got to pick my own out so I chose these two with the hopes that...
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    I was going to soak the sand, scoop off the...

    I was going to soak the sand, scoop off the excess, so that the sand is a wet muddy-like consistency, put it in a ziploc bag and submerge it in the tank, cut a corner off the bag and then pour slowly...
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    thanks for the responses everyone! Well, I mean...

    thanks for the responses everyone! Well, I mean having no nitrates is an honorable thing to do anyways, but I believe I am going to add one of these sections of fine sand substrate. I have some...
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    I don't know if its the gravel in my case. It is...

    I don't know if its the gravel in my case. It is the fine pebbles from PetSmart, the Top Fin brand? Their cories stay on the gravel for weeks at a time and they don't lose their whiskers. Mixed into...
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    less than 10 %? its closer to 30% actually, its 8...

    less than 10 %? its closer to 30% actually, its 8 gallons a week on a 30 gallon tank. My plants are frill, cabomba, ludwigia, and two swords, a melon and a marble. I use ferts, (API Leaf Zone) but...
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    agreed and thank goodness for that! I have trace...

    agreed and thank goodness for that! I have trace nitrates in my well... I have a RODI unit for my reef tank, but have been afraid to use it on my freshwater planted tank. I hear it is too pure,...
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    it floats around like a slimy mess, but it stays...

    it floats around like a slimy mess, but it stays together, unlike diatoms.
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    nah its not Diatoms, I've seen those before. this...

    nah its not Diatoms, I've seen those before. this looks like a cyano algae, but its brown.
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    yeah there is a bit of nitrate in there, which is...

    yeah there is a bit of nitrate in there, which is what I don't understand. I have Fluval clearmax in there and it should be removing that nitrate. I just bought some NitraZorb, will that help as...
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