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post #21 of 22 Old 02-15-2014, 10:05 AM
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Originally Posted by beaslbob View Post
With all the stuff you have done recently I would recommend you basically do nothing and see if in a couple of days it clears up.

If not then kill the lights and stop adding food (and chemicals) until it does clear.

still that's just my .02

Reading the thread before posting would have revealed that it has already cleared up.

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post #22 of 22 Old 02-16-2014, 09:51 AM
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Originally Posted by jentralala View Post
New tanks are very often cloudy. It comes from bacteria, the substrate, new materials...all manner of things! It's perfectly harmless though, and will go away on it's own/with time and water changes :)
New tanks are usually cloudy for the first 1-6 weeks. That can be faster with very often water changes.

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