07-01-2013, 02:25 PM #21
07-01-2013, 02:31 PM #22
0If you take your time to do the research FIRST, you can successfully set-up and keep ANY type of aquarium with ease.
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07-01-2013, 08:45 PM #23
Last edited by Taurus; 07-01-2013 at 08:55 PM.When in doubt, do a water change.
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07-01-2013, 08:58 PM #24
07-01-2013, 09:27 PM #25
07-01-2013, 09:52 PM #26
If he's at 180 ppm that's about 10 dGH (exact 10 dGH is 179), medium hard - he should be able to keep lots of fish in that water. I adjust my RO/DI water to a dGH of 10, with a pH of 7.3. If that is his true measurement, that's not what's killing his fish.
Last edited by gronlaura; 07-01-2013 at 09:54 PM.My 75 gal Journal & My Dual 29 gal Journal
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12-01-2013, 07:05 PM #27
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12-01-2013, 07:50 PM #28