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PostPosted: Mar 19th, '18, 18:46 
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Well it's been 15 days of cycling and the amonia is still 8ppm and very little to no action on nitrite

Possibly too much ammonia? Or am I being impatient with this large amount of eater?

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PostPosted: Mar 19th, '18, 20:08 
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Yowsa those tests are still pretty dark. Which one is which? Plants look amazing though.

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Yeah too much ammonia at the start
Should be okay eventually
8+ ammonia
5+ nitrite
20-40ppm nitrate

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I wonder if a partial water change would help? The old adage "the solution to pollution is dilution."

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+1 on diluting this.

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Okay some rain water in the tank and I'm filling it up a bit more - 45mins should be good

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5 days later and cycled
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yay! What a relief

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dont care about your plants... :D but that timber looks spiffy, I love it

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How to setup the RFF and KY1 bio filter ....
Dual fish tanks but should I put the filters in between them ?

Fish tanks - RFF at the front - BIO at the back - pipes around the back or it all along the walls of the greenhouse then into - the GB

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