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  1. #1

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    Default Question about slime in my tank


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    I'm doing a fish-less cycle in a bare tank and noticed I have some slime on a air hose?
    It rubbed off easily but now I have small debris floating around in the tank.
    Is this anything to be concerned about or will this be a non issue when the cycle is complete and I drop temp and do water changes.

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    Probably Bio film builds up in new tanks but as things change it will go away.
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    throw in a quart of 5w30 motor oil that should break it up. the oil has special enzymes!

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    Quote Originally Posted by domjd05
    throw in a quart of 5w30 motor oil that should break it up. the oil has special enzymes!
    Are you serious?

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    eh no that was made by a co worker. I left the page up and left the room for a few hours. I work in auto parts, hence the 5w30 crack.

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