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post #1 of 6 Old 04-12-2008, 05:41 PM Thread Starter
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UV sterilizer

Can a UV Sterilizer help me out with my phosphate issue or is it just to kill bacteria?

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post #2 of 6 Old 04-12-2008, 07:37 PM
Won't help the phosphate problem. UV just kills "bugs".
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post #3 of 6 Old 04-14-2008, 12:12 PM Thread Starter
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on't help the phos[hate problem. UV just kills "bugs".
What ever you are trying to say didn't make sense.....

I think you meant ''Won't help the phosphate problem and it just kills bugs. TY. :)

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4-Angelfish
1-Brochis Catfish
1-Swordtail
1-Khuli Loach
1-Mystery Snail
4-CAE
1-Gourami
4-Blue/Black Striped Chiclids

10 Gallon Nano Reef

(nearly set up)
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post #4 of 6 Old 04-14-2008, 12:35 PM
Late nights and computers don't mix. And to think I was a spelling bee champ when I was younger. lol
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post #5 of 6 Old 04-16-2008, 02:39 PM Thread Starter
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But don't UV sterilizers also help prevent the growth of all types of algae?

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1-Brochis Catfish
1-Swordtail
1-Khuli Loach
1-Mystery Snail
4-CAE
1-Gourami
4-Blue/Black Striped Chiclids

10 Gallon Nano Reef

(nearly set up)
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post #6 of 6 Old 04-19-2008, 12:35 PM
Most types.
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