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post #21 of 22 Old 11-21-2006, 11:30 PM
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I'm curious... where is all the "gunk" coming from in all of these tanks? When I attempt to do a gravel vac on even my goldfish tanks, I never get anything more than slightly discolored water coming up...
lol i never get realy anything when i gravel vac :D
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post #22 of 22 Old 11-22-2006, 01:13 AM
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Hmmm I guess it can be hard to explain. I get it too when gravel vac my tank. It's just sort of like a bunch of poop put together in gunk and stuff I dont know if thats what it is but thats how i can explain it. Sort of like ' dust ' wads haha I dont know. Just poop that settles into the gravel and gets together and you vaccum it up and it just shoots up. When it goes into the bucket, I mean, I have a lot...I just really dont know how to explain it..

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