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Old 10-10-2007, 07:10 PM   #1
 
Shells?

Is it advised to put shells in your tank? If I do will it mess with the PH? I have some fairly attractive large shells i was thinking of droppin in the ole tank but I can get a straight answer from the local store. Thanks.
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Is it advised to put shells in your tank? If I do will it mess with the PH? I have some fairly attractive large shells i was thinking of droppin in the ole tank but I can get a straight answer from the local store. Thanks.
Nope. They'll increase your pH and hardness levels. Besides, they look out of the freshwater aquaria's league.
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