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  1. Default changing filter cartridge to foam?


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    i am changing filter cartridge to foam... how do i get some of the beneficial bacteria from my old cartridge to the foam and also if u guys have any tips on what to do it would be appreciated
    20 gallon- platies, dalmation mollies, cory cats, red belly x ray tetras,gourami, african dwarf frog

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    Would help a lot to know what filter you have; my best guess is that there is a fibrous material and it is heavily stained - this would then be your good bacteria. Place this in your new filter with the form If you do not have room for it, then use a section of it and then rinse the old filter material into the tank water - this wil lfurther seed the new foam.

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