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    Cycling for a huge bioload

    i have a few 40s already cycled and can eat 4 ppm in 3-4 days
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    Cycling for a huge bioload

    im wanting to buy fish wholesale from overseas and you have to buy such huge quantities can i use frita 700 or dr tims and once its cycled add 4ppm everytimi ammonia and nitrite reach zero and will this increase the amount of bioload? like i need to add 30 3" or 45 2.5" fish in the tank at the...
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    Growing enough bacteria to accommodate a stocked tank

    ive tried tims and ive tried turbo boost 700 by fritz and start out at 4 ppm ammonia and when my numbers are 0,0 i add another 4 ppm i do this repeadidly 6 or 7 times and everytime my order of wholesale fish come in i slowly introduce food and the nitrite always go out of control and i end up...
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    Effects on pH?

    limestone or crushed coral will raise ph naturaly
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    Half my fish died

    im breeding fish but for some reason half of one species died i checked nitrates 10 ppm i checked ammonia not zero but maybe half of .25 ppm i think i crashed my cycle because ive been moving bacteria around should i check my nitrites ? its a 40 breeder and had 25 2-25 inch fish in at tops what...
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    Brown algae

    i know its not algae its diatoms but is there something i can add to remove it i clean the sides and decor and do 50 percent cleaning substrat twice aweek i only have 4 tanks with it but only have sponge filters adding aggitation is kinda impractical because i have 40 tanks for breedint etc
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    i have some questions about bacteria and temperature does anyone know at what temperature will backteria not grow or what temp will kill bacteria im trying to cycle five 110 gallon grow out ponds with 5 gallon diy filters and no heater there about 60 degrees can i cycle at this temp or will it...
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    Turning prime into safe

    do you suppose its ok to premix your your safe with water and keep it in the prme container and by way makeing your own prime i hope so cause i did it will save me $1000's of dollars if it works
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    Air tank parts

    idk i ordered a regulator from amazon so i think ill be ok
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    Air tank parts

    can anyone tell me exactly what i need for my air tank so i can put air in a bag of fish? gas suppy wants to sell me $100 regulator but has no idea about a hose to put the air in harbor freight had a $70 regulator but couldnt find a hose to fit can someone please Help me
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    What is lava rock?

    is it for flower gerdens or something?
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    Indoor grow out ponds

    Gotcha awesome awesome advice I’m gonna makb5 of em I found tubs at tax 110 gallons
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    Indoor grow out ponds

    awesome thanks what do you mean soda size stone? air stone?
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    Grow out tubs

    can anyone please give me some ideas on the cheapest way to set up grow out tubs? especially filtration also water movement or air i really dont want to buy $180 pond filters as far as the size its going have to be as big as i can fit through my 32" by 7' doors going in the basement im thinking...
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    Indoor grow out ponds

    120 gallons
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