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post #11 of 13 Old 06-08-2010, 08:24 PM Thread Starter
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okay sounds good. i have already moved some rocks that used to be in that main tank into the 10 gallon.
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post #12 of 13 Old 06-08-2010, 09:52 PM Thread Starter
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okay so i have put some of the carbon stuff that usually is in the white thing that goes into the filter (sorry unsure of what the correct term is)in to the white thing that goes into the ten gallon filter....... is that what i was supposed to do?
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post #13 of 13 Old 06-09-2010, 04:17 AM
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If you're trying to seed the new tank with filter media from the established tank, you'll want to move stuff like filter floss, sponges, cartridges, etc. rather than something like carbon. Do you only have the one filter on the 30g with one cartridge? Is the 30g well decorated? If it's got a lot of decor and/or live plants, or you have multiple filters or multiple cartridges, you're probably safe moving an entire cartridge from the established tank to the new one.

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