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Thread: Cycle fail?
04-20-2012, 10:09 PM #1
So I started my 20 gallon back up 3 days ago I added nutrafin cycle to it (if tht even works) anyway I tested for ammonia and I'm getting zero. My pH is 7.8 . I only have two snails but they poop so where is this ammonia ? I feel like nothing is happening .. And I don't have the nitrite or nitrate water tests caz they have been sold out all week. Anyway anybody know what I'm Doing wrong? Or why my cycle hasn't even started?
04-20-2012, 10:11 PM #2
Your cycle will not start without ammonia and two snails will not produce enough to do anything.
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04-20-2012, 10:24 PM #3
I've been putting fish food in I read that once its rotten ammonia is produced , so has it not rotted yet or should I put actual ammonia in ?
04-21-2012, 12:12 AM #4
04-21-2012, 12:18 AM #5
0Originally Posted by LaurenAllysonKnowledge is fun(damental)
A 75 gal with eight Discus, fake plants, and a lot of wood also with sand substrate. Clean up crew is down to just two Sterba's Corys. Filters: continuous new water flow; canister w/UV, in-tank algae scrubber!! Finally, junked the nitrate removal unit from hell.
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04-21-2012, 12:42 AM #6
0Originally Posted by patinthehat
Annnd to the wtf comment. Im sorry! I was frustrated. But thank you, kindly for your help.