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  1. finnfinnfriend
    09-28-2013 12:40 AM - permalink
    finnfinnfriend
    I just checked today and it was: 1ppm ammonia; 0ppm nitrite; 2-3ppm nitrate....I have no clue whats going on...
  2. finnfinnfriend
    09-24-2013 12:30 AM - permalink
    finnfinnfriend
    Thanks Hallyx, I'll keep you updated...
  3. SalsaMom
    09-23-2013 07:36 PM - permalink
    SalsaMom
    My Paso is fun...they are an addictive breed!! And yes - smooth and smart too. I've not been out riding in almost a year. Fall is starting to settle in...I passed the February bar exam, been doing the lawyer thing since I swore in back in June. Promised myself (and my horse) a well-fitting saddle as a gift for passing the bar. I'm probably ordering one next month. Time to hit the trails some!
  4. finnfinnfriend
    09-23-2013 02:31 PM - permalink
    finnfinnfriend
    Yes the small tank has been stable for some time now. It was a 5g but I moved the fish and filter and filter and everything into a 2.5g about a month and a half ago and that cycle is still going strong. The only thing that could have upset the cycle on the 10g was that I added an additional filter, and I only did that to help the cycle! Its so annoying...wish me luck from here on out....sheesh
  5. SalsaMom
    09-21-2013 03:36 PM - permalink
    SalsaMom
    I'm not smart enough for a mule - hahaha. Right now I have a Paso that I like to trail ride with. It's starting to cool off some so that riding will be nice. The horse and I have not ridden in a year - so looking forward to hitting the trails some this fall.
    I think fishkeeping gets relaxing after time too - the first time you set up a tank it's pretty nerve wracking. Helps when you have good advice though!
  6. finnfinnfriend
    09-21-2013 01:56 PM - permalink
    finnfinnfriend
    Oh sorry your page wasn't working. I thought you started to find me annoying lol. Glad you are better. My cycle is just a huge headache and I want to throw my test kit out the window.
  7. finnfinnfriend
    09-15-2013 06:13 PM - permalink
    finnfinnfriend
    How are you doing today, Hallyx?
  8. finnfinnfriend
    09-15-2013 02:49 AM - permalink
    finnfinnfriend
    I see. I love my mini in my 2.5g. Perfect size IMO.
  9. finnfinnfriend
    09-15-2013 01:05 AM - permalink
    finnfinnfriend
    So....What is it that makes the ATI hydro sponge filter superior to other sponge filters?
  10. finnfinnfriend
    09-14-2013 10:07 PM - permalink
    finnfinnfriend
    Well I am established, so I suppose the stresscoat I bought will be fine for now, however, I couldn't use it during a cycle with a clear conscience /: I may be switching back to prime when I run out of stresscoat. Amquel plus doesn't detox heavy metals /:.

    I have heard that some slime coat things do burn the fish to "promote" slime coat production....Pretty morbid if you ask me....

    I did the math and at 4 drops a week, the 50ml bottle would last just shy of 5 years...Would it stay fresh that long?

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  • About Hallyx
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    Old fart and proud of it.
    Location
    Fungus corners
    Interests
    Bicycling, weight-lifting and Betta
    Occupation
    Specialist in eclectic endeavor
    Gender
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    Total Years Fish Keeping Experience
    3 - 5

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