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  1. #21

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    Sounds like those kids have been through hell. Hope things smooth out for them soon and I'm glad you got your fish tank up and going again.
    30 g FW planted:corys, female ABNP, blue angel, harleys, zebra danios, rummies,
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    Thanks for sharing. Sounds like you handled it well and glad the fish are re-settled.
    75 gal - Smudge Spot Cories, Silvertip & Pristella Tetras, Scissortail & Red Tail Rasboras, Pearl Gourami, Black Kuhli Loaches, Whiptail Cats, Wild Caught BNP
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    Slaphppy7 this is the tank with those results did the biggest water change I could.. Made a mess with the siphon hose hopping bf does not notice water puddle in carpet. Going to do another round of tests...also noticed my kit that I cot the ph test solution was frozen.. Will this have effect on tests?
    39 g 3 swordtails 2 Cories Many baby swordtails in diffrent stages of age..

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    OK, good deal...frozen ph test solution?...and I thought it was cold down here, lol...not sure how much it will be affected, but we can experiment later with that, testing your tap ph a few times, and seing if we get consistent numbers...for now, we won't worry about ph that much, because it will fluctuate a bit while cycling

    Sorry if I missed it, but what water conditioner are you using?...if it's Prime, you'll get false readings of ammonia immediately after a WC...the Prime renders ammonia inert, but it will still show up on the API test...wait 24 hours before testing again

    How are the fish?
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    Using aqua safe monthly mantnence, bottle about half gone, will look into prime when I need more, running well water for fish tank, doing new test now waters been running for about an hour and now test are following
    Ammonia between 0 and .25 nitrate 0 nitrites 0
    39 g 3 swordtails 2 Cories Many baby swordtails in diffrent stages of age..

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    Good...remind me again exactly what filter(s) are on this tank?
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    Okay nephews here lol now have names for two fish, male wag I'd Fin the albino is now Cinderella ..btw all fish are okay fine just worried about placo color seems very light..the pineapple female is Frozen..
    39 g 3 swordtails 2 Cories Many baby swordtails in diffrent stages of age..

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    http://www.tetra-fish.com/Products/a...r-filters.aspx


    I started a thread in technical because I'm not sure whata bio scrubber is..I'm not sure but I'm thinking since I'm using the filter that came with it it's got charcoal in it
    39 g 3 swordtails 2 Cories Many baby swordtails in diffrent stages of age..

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    What type of pleco do you have? You mentioned s/he is light, has s/he been eating?
    Two 5.5g- Shrimp tanks; 1st with 4 chilis, green endlers & Bloody Mary shrimp and 2nd with blue star endlers and Blue Dream shrimp
    Four-27 gallon tubs, 1st w/ BN plecos; 2nd w/ gouramis, rainbow fish, kuhli, dojos and female endlers; 3rd w/ albino corys, pepper cory, panda corys; 4th is 90% plants and one Diva-pea puffer.

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    You know I'm not sure as I didn't buy him..he was sopose to go into my brothers tank but since he is only about an inch to an inch and a half long the Oscar was nippin at it..in fact all the fish I have in my tank now are because they were to small to be rehomed or was very close to popping, I know should not have kept him in unicycles tank ..but I am asking around to those I know in my area...but none that I trust have responded.. My other tank was just till he got big enough for the Oscar tank..

    But with the last water change I moved the castle back a little and cleared out some of the gravel that was blocking the underside and he does seem darker.. I'm wondering if it might be the led lights that are in the hood..they do seem brighter than the lights in my old tank...just standard incondcent plant bulb from Walmart..

    As for him eating, I'm not for sure I drop a algae wafer every other day as iv always done, he comes out grabs it and takes it under the castle but then when I get home from work its next to the castle and the albino sword is munching on it ..so I am not sure who is eating the wafer..
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