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  1. Default Cycling ETA (Fishless)


    0 Not allowed!
    Admittedly I am not a patient person so I am hoping my cycling is progressing as expected.

    Here are my water parameters and if someone would be so kind to tell me I'm on the right track and give me a rough guesstimate on how much longer I can add fish I would appreciate it. I started cycling a week ago today.

    125 Gallon
    Planted
    80 degrees

    Ammonia: 0
    Nitrite: 5+++
    Nitrate: 20

    I just redosed 1/2 of my original ammonia just now. I will retest tomorrow.

    So what do I have...another week? Two? Longer? I know it's not an exact science but just wanting and ETA barring that I don't jack anything up and things keep up at this progress level. Thanks in advance! :)

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    0 Not allowed!
    It is difficult to say how much longer because every tank and cycle is different. Keep letting the ammonia drop completely to 0 before you re-dose don't clean or mess with anything in the tank, and the cycle should be done within the next two weeks.
    When I go fishing I just place a sharp rock in the water and sit there waiting for all the dead fish to float to the top... Kingfisher
    Brutal honesty will be shown on this screen.
    I think my fish is adjusting well to the four gallon, He's laying on his side attempting to go to sleep on the bottom of the gravel.
    Tolerance is a great thing to have, so is the ability to shut up.

    I can explain it to you, but I can't understand it for you.


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    Cool thanks!
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