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Forum: Cichlids   10-13-2009, 05:41 PM
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Posted By Byron
Didn't ask previously, but I'm assuming this is...

Didn't ask previously, but I'm assuming this is the cichlid tank shown under your Aquariums (nice tanks, both, by the way). They will be better with a higher pH and hardness, so using the crushed...
Forum: Cichlids   10-13-2009, 01:16 PM
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Posted By Byron
Good to ask, we all learn that way. The...

Good to ask, we all learn that way.

The fact that your tank pH is lower than the tap (and doing the 24hr test is very wise) suggests your tap water has little carbonate hardness. It would be...
Forum: Cichlids   10-12-2009, 05:16 PM
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Posted By Byron
Totally agree with MM on this. Your pH is what...

Totally agree with MM on this. Your pH is what it is for a reason, usually (but not always) connected to the buffering capability of the water's carbonate hardness (measured as dKH) and/or the...
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