Thread: GErman blues at high Ph?
11-14-2012, 02:57 AM #1
GErman blues at high Ph?
Has anyone ever kept German Blue Rams at a Ph above 7.2?"That which you manifest is before you"Journals Here
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11-14-2012, 02:46 PM #2
It's my understanding that GBR can be kept at a higher pH as long as they're acclimated very well and the other water conditions are ideal for them!
11-14-2012, 02:48 PM #3
I've been keeping them at 7.6 for years with no problems.Liters to Gallons conversion calculator
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11-14-2012, 02:51 PM #4
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11-14-2012, 05:04 PM #5
+1 to that, what is your current pH?
and I'm doing a second attempt with rams.
I've got a 7.6-7.8 pH (that color is tooooo hard for me to read)
First pair of rams-one killed the other-and the other...not sure why/how he died :(
so i'm trying out another pair to see if I can do it again, if they don't make it-then i'll give up on rams as it could be my pH, hardness, other factors I cannot/do not want to change.
11-14-2012, 05:13 PM #6
I think the hardness of your water is more important than the pH. Do you know what your KH is?