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  1. #1

    Red face New 150G home for my Eels


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    Been awhile since I cycled a new tank. I bought my Eels a 48" 150 gallon as a new home and am in the process of getting it ready for them. I moved some rock and 1/2 the substrate to the new tank, it means water changes every two or three days on the 75G as I am starting to see some ammonia there having moved a good part of my BB bearing material. Now I kinda forget, but I believe I won't see a Nitrite spike as if starting from scratch. I fed the new tank on pure household ammonia and it's now down to .50ppm ammonia from 1.0ppm. I would post photo's but have had no luck with this new system. I don't use photo bucket or similar sites to post photo's, always uploaded from my computer...
    Life is tough, it's even tougher if your stupid.
    If your not angry, your not paying attention...
    150G Cube FWLR (Morays) 75G Fresh (Bichers/Gourami) 24G Cube (Reef/Goby/Seahorse's/Garden Eels)
    10G Fresh (Beta)
    2 x 29G Breeders (cycling) to be ready for January 15

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    When cycling with live rock you would most likely not get a nitrite reading. It will really all depend on the amount of bb that got moved over. If you do get a nitrite reading, it won't last very long at all
    Last edited by Cliff; 04-19-2013 at 02:49 AM.
    If you take your time to do the research FIRST, you can successfully set-up and keep ANY type of aquarium with ease.
    "Not using a quarantine tank is like playing Russian roulette. Nobody wins the game, some people just get to play longer than others." - Anthony Calfo
    Fishless Cycle Cycling with Fish Marine Aquarium Info [URL="http://saltwater.aquaticcommunity.com/"]

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    That's what I thought cliff. I'm waiting for my ammonia to drop to zero and will then transfer the balance of the substrate and rock. Then the fun begins! Had to get a heavy fishing type net for my bigger morays, they would shred a standard one in a minute
    Life is tough, it's even tougher if your stupid.
    If your not angry, your not paying attention...
    150G Cube FWLR (Morays) 75G Fresh (Bichers/Gourami) 24G Cube (Reef/Goby/Seahorse's/Garden Eels)
    10G Fresh (Beta)
    2 x 29G Breeders (cycling) to be ready for January 15

  4. #4

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    How big are your eels now ?
    If you take your time to do the research FIRST, you can successfully set-up and keep ANY type of aquarium with ease.
    "Not using a quarantine tank is like playing Russian roulette. Nobody wins the game, some people just get to play longer than others." - Anthony Calfo
    Fishless Cycle Cycling with Fish Marine Aquarium Info [URL="http://saltwater.aquaticcommunity.com/"]

  5. #5

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    You will be able to see as soon as I can figure out how to upload photo's...
    Life is tough, it's even tougher if your stupid.
    If your not angry, your not paying attention...
    150G Cube FWLR (Morays) 75G Fresh (Bichers/Gourami) 24G Cube (Reef/Goby/Seahorse's/Garden Eels)
    10G Fresh (Beta)
    2 x 29G Breeders (cycling) to be ready for January 15

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    tagging along to see the eels.

    What is the tank dimensions?

    Do you have any tubes in the tank?

    Can't wait for pics!
    300g + 240g in wall build! - Follow Here
    120g SW Reef, LED lights, cool fish and corals!

  7. #7

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    I still haven't found a way to upload photo's
    Life is tough, it's even tougher if your stupid.
    If your not angry, your not paying attention...
    150G Cube FWLR (Morays) 75G Fresh (Bichers/Gourami) 24G Cube (Reef/Goby/Seahorse's/Garden Eels)
    10G Fresh (Beta)
    2 x 29G Breeders (cycling) to be ready for January 15

  8. #8

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    150-2_zps179924c6.jpgDay 2 of Cycling
    Life is tough, it's even tougher if your stupid.
    If your not angry, your not paying attention...
    150G Cube FWLR (Morays) 75G Fresh (Bichers/Gourami) 24G Cube (Reef/Goby/Seahorse's/Garden Eels)
    10G Fresh (Beta)
    2 x 29G Breeders (cycling) to be ready for January 15

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    Default ready to move eels


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    _RON3920_zpsbdfb3ffb.jpgI am still adding rock, had just moved 2 eels who got into the rocks instantly...
    Life is tough, it's even tougher if your stupid.
    If your not angry, your not paying attention...
    150G Cube FWLR (Morays) 75G Fresh (Bichers/Gourami) 24G Cube (Reef/Goby/Seahorse's/Garden Eels)
    10G Fresh (Beta)
    2 x 29G Breeders (cycling) to be ready for January 15

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    _RON3927_zps8e8236c8.jpgHome sweet home. Still adding Rock, hard to find what I am looking for will update when done
    Life is tough, it's even tougher if your stupid.
    If your not angry, your not paying attention...
    150G Cube FWLR (Morays) 75G Fresh (Bichers/Gourami) 24G Cube (Reef/Goby/Seahorse's/Garden Eels)
    10G Fresh (Beta)
    2 x 29G Breeders (cycling) to be ready for January 15

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