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Old 02-11-2012, 12:06 PM   #1
 
Have i done wrong

I got this tank second hand the tank was dirty so i clean the gravel and tank but not the filter everything is fine . But today at the tropical fish shop i asked about the media now mine is carbon i got told by them to change it every 3 weeks ???????
So i got some today and cleaned everything out and replace it with new.
Have i do a wrong thing
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Old 02-11-2012, 01:25 PM   #2
 
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what size is your tank and what make/model is your filter exactly?

Running carbon alone in a filter is not the best idea, you need something to remove waste from the water and for an area for the beneficial bacteria to live on.
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Old 02-11-2012, 02:08 PM   #3
 
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what size is your tank and what make/model is your filter exactly?

Running carbon alone in a filter is not the best idea, you need something to remove waste from the water and for an area for the beneficial bacteria to live on.
Hi mate i have 89 liter it as spong around it and the cardon is in the middle
Its a rena hope this helps
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Old 02-11-2012, 02:36 PM   #4
 
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Hi mate i have 89 liter it as spong around it and the cardon is in the middle
Its a rena hope this helps
Should i also change the star thing that is in it
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