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Thread: Gravel changes

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    Put the new gravel in! :)

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    So my ph is mega high after changing the gravel; should i do a water change?

    Ares is also hanging out at the bottom of his tank today and being pretty lazy from what Ive seen I wonder if that might just be stress though?

    Ammonia and Trites and trates are fine its just the ph

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    What is the ph of the source water?

    What is the ph of the tank?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Slaphppy7 View Post
    What is the ph of the source water?

    What is the ph of the tank?
    Source water usually sits around 7.5 and tank is over 8 atm

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    How much water was changed during the gravel replacement?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Slaphppy7 View Post
    How much water was changed during the gravel replacement?
    All of it; originally I was only going to change half but there was crap in the bottom of my bucket that I didnt want to put back into the new gravel

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    If params are fine, leave it be, check again in a few days
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    Is it just regular white gravel? If it has any shell pieces, it will raise and keep your pH above 8.

    Can you post a pic of the gravel bag? Or a link to the stuff you got?
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    Quote Originally Posted by NoelFae View Post
    Looks good :) I like how you kept a small layer. Should make it easier to keep clean.
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