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    Piscine
    http://www.aquaticcommunity.com/aqua...ad.php?t=62202

    AmazingH
    http://www.aquaticcommunity.com/aqua...d.php?p=597379

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    http://www.aquaticcommunity.com/aqua...ad.php?t=39559



    If anyone else whats to add their own drip acclimation article to this sticky just send me a pm and I'll edit it in with the others.
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    Perfect. All the information is in one spot. Nice job.

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    Turkey, you may want to edit the link to your tutorial so that it actually takes you to the first page. :)

    BTW, nice job on condensing these.
    Considering a Marine Aquarium? A Breakdown of the Components, Live Rock, Cycling a Marine Tank

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    LiveAquaria.com has the drip method and the standard method which are both interesting, too.

    http://www.liveaquaria.com/PIC/article.cfm?aid=157

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    Didn't know they made these.

    Acclimator for $9.99 + shipping

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    Quote Originally Posted by Piscine
    Didn't know they made these.

    Acclimator for $9.99 + shipping

    http://www.petsolutions.com/Pisces-P...00002+C37.aspx
    I just looked, now they are 5.99

    My siphon I use for water changes has a ball pump and a valve on the end that I can set to a steady drip. This method is so much easier than the bag method, it makes way more sense.


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    I just wanted to comment here because I've always done the bag method in the past, never really thought there was any other way people did it.

    However I tried Piscine's method the other day, and not only was it a lot simpler to set up than I thought, it also worked like a charm! By the end of an hour I had a calm, colourful school of tetras who only freaked out a little when I netted them out.

    Great method, great advice, and I will be using this everytime I add fish from now on. Thank you!

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    that's what i do, with a 1 gallon container in a basin just in case it overflows, you don't want a flooded carpet.have a very nice and smooth

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    It just so happens your fish here is only - mostly - dead...

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