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fryup 06-09-2012 03:07 AM

oxygenating my tank on a night??
 
By tank is in my bedroom and on a night I have to turn the air pump off, how can I put oxygen into my tank ?? :):):)
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marshallsea 06-09-2012 03:50 AM

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Originally Posted by fryup (Post 1110846)
By tank is in my bedroom and on a night I have to turn the air pump off, how can I put oxygen into my tank ?? :):):)
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Is it because your pump is noisy or because the bubbles are noisy? If its the first, you can run a long air line and put your pump somewhere else.

fish monger 06-09-2012 09:09 AM

Does your filter provide any surface agitation ? If so, you probably don't have to worry about it.

jaysee 06-09-2012 12:29 PM

With the exception of a few specific circumstances, the air pump is completely unnecessary and is for your viewing pleasure. Adequate filtration will oxygenate the water.


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