- - ph levels
|mollies ||03-29-2009 10:47 PM |
Ok i just got my master test kit did a PH Nitrite Amomonia Nitrate and a High PH test. just a few min ago and my PH 7.6 so i did the High PH and it read 8.0. Ammonia 0. Nitrite 0. nitrate 10. how do u lower your ph and is every thing else ok? its an API kit if that matters?
|mollies ||03-29-2009 10:49 PM |
oh and i have 2 clown loach 7 mollies 4 tetras and pleco in the 55 gallon tank.
|Lupin ||03-29-2009 10:52 PM |
Your pH is not an issue. What's the KH?
|mollies ||03-29-2009 10:56 PM |
what is kh? my test kit didnt come with any thing for that it just has thos five things
|Lupin ||03-29-2009 11:06 PM |
KH-carbonate hardness It's a separate kit.
|mollies ||03-29-2009 11:08 PM |
ok what other kits should i get my water here is hard water out of the tap.
|Lupin ||03-29-2009 11:32 PM |
How did you know it's hard?
|mollies ||03-29-2009 11:39 PM |
the town has hard water and the calcium build up on every thing. is it bad to have hard water?
|Lupin ||03-29-2009 11:44 PM |
It's fine. It's usually the wild caught specimens that need their water chemistry adjusted to be able to thrive.
|mollies ||03-29-2009 11:53 PM |
are u talking the archer fish or the other in the fresh water?
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