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    i agree gogi. if it's coming out that hard consistently that means you either

    A) have to purchase a water softener and install it yourself to hook into your water system. As i'm in a condo on a fixed budget that's not ideal.

    B) get one of those ph up or ph down items from API which is dicey to say the least and that's a gradual drop any way you slice it. Also not a good idea.

    C) get a peat insert but again you'd need to keep a close eye, and even if you get the ph where you want to and take it out when you do a WC you'll have to put it back in again...(also not a good idea)

    Neither of these above ideas to me because i think it'd be too much stress on any fish, no matter where you live.

    And anyhow my fish are all adjusted to it, why would I want to change it LOL.

    Still love that color on the Neon, too bad you won't be able to keep it yourself.

    20 gallon tall -7 paskai's rainbowfish (neons and blue eyes), 8 rasbora het, 2 blue ninja shrimp, 9 cherry shrimp, 3 algae eating shrimp, 2 nerite snail, 2 pc driftwood planted with anubias and narrowleaf java fern.
    Other plants in tank - 1 bunch anacharis (separated), 1 bunch water wysteria (separated), 1 red wendii, Mossball, 1 microsword plant (separated), 1 package of staurogyne repense (separated)

    Cinnamon = 9 year old Siamese Cat[
    1 Rat - Domino aka Domi
    1 Robo hamster - Spice

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    Very pretty fish and as for the water, it is ideal since the fish considers it ideal with those colors showing like that! Really, except for breeding getting the 'correct' pH and/or hardness is worthless for tank breed fish. I too had two and they were fine with each other and all the other fish (had two angels with a lot of cover, wood and stones in a 75 gal it worked. Had issues with the substrate building up waste and killing off the plants and later, most of the fish - learned the hard way about stirring the substrate - sand has its really bad down side!)

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    I actually got him on video this morning!!! It took me all day to figure out how to upload to youtube with my phone. Finally did! hope you like it. He almost spits on command.
    Roll the Dice!

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    OMG. that's hysterical. You've got yourself a character there. Talk about attitude - he's got it in spades.

    I think you surely must have a one of a kind, spit on demand fish. Does he have a name?
    30 g FW planted:corys, ABNP, blue angel, harleys, zebra danios, pair kribs, & nerite snails
    15 g FW planted: crown tail betta, neons, snails
    90 g FW semi planted: EBJD, congos, apple snails
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    We call him Moon. So i guess the video worked. I cannot see it on my cell phone. Oh well as long as everyone else can see it Moon is happy.
    Roll the Dice!

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    OMG THAT IS SO AWESOME. Such a clown...

    Great video.

    20 gallon tall -7 paskai's rainbowfish (neons and blue eyes), 8 rasbora het, 2 blue ninja shrimp, 9 cherry shrimp, 3 algae eating shrimp, 2 nerite snail, 2 pc driftwood planted with anubias and narrowleaf java fern.
    Other plants in tank - 1 bunch anacharis (separated), 1 bunch water wysteria (separated), 1 red wendii, Mossball, 1 microsword plant (separated), 1 package of staurogyne repense (separated)

    Cinnamon = 9 year old Siamese Cat[
    1 Rat - Domino aka Domi
    1 Robo hamster - Spice

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    Haha...that's great! You do have a character. The way he was looking at you you'd think he was an Oscar!
    "Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known." Carl Sagan

    ~ 350 Litre Tank Journal ~ ~ 30 Litre Tank Journal ~

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    He realy likes you ..
    Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence.
    Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
    -Vince Lombardi

    Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are. ― John Wooden
    Sandy Hook Elementary......Lest We Forget
    See my profile for my tanks and what fish I keep

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    That is just too cool! I wish mine had that much personality...

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