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  1. #11

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    Yea you will normally get bubbles on a new fill. Thank goodness we usually only need to change 20% of the water out weekly (using a conditioner) which helps to reduce the bubble effect of filling a new tank.

    Question for you Nani; I read that the filter you had for that 33 gallon tank stopped, I also read you bought a new filter for the smaller 10 gallon tank, here's the question, did you save the filter media inside the old filter like the sponges, filter media? This stuff had good bacteria in it which if you added it to your new filter (stuff it were it fits), can really help with a new tanks cycle. It can even (if there's enough beneficial bacteria), give you a cycled tank. After a few weeks the BB should be on your normal filter media and you should be able to toss the old filter stuff.

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    Oh and in case you want to get rid of those bubbles on your glass, use you're algae removal tool whether magnetic or the plastic stick type and slowly run it up and down the glass until the bubbles are gone.
    Also that black tetra looks like a Black Skirt tetra. They can be a bit nippy to other fish if they don't have enough of their own kind to spar with. Keep an eye for shredded fins.
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    Thanks so much Strider. I do have the other media...but its been over a day so I believe I can't use it anymore eh?

    (It's 10:30pm here now and I just logged on)

    I will keep an eye for fighting/nipping/injured fish.

    Thanks for the welcome!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by talldutchie View Post
    If its still moist it's worth
    As Talldutchie said, if moist, it wont hurt to use it.
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