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    Fish Shipment Arrived 1 Day Late Having Issues

    My fish shipped out, made it as far as KY from CA, and then "mechanical failure". My fish got stuck in KY. They were supposed to arrive in mn Wednesday, but instead showed Thursday. Upon arrival, 3 of 12 rummy nose tetras were dead. Everything else was alive. 3 GBR , 4 Angelfish, 6...
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    Ordered Fish Online, Online Store Has High Ph

    I ordered my fish online and will be arriving in a couple days. I just found out there water ph is 8.1 - 8.4. I've been keeping my tank around 7.2 - 7.4. I use ro water and mixing equilibrium and alkaline buffer and acid buffer. Kh and gh is 4. I ordered angelfish , rams, tetras. So...
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    Keeping Fish @ Hardness Or Ph?

    I am at the tail end of completing my 75 gallon planted tank. The tank has been cycled for almost a month, and I am just waiting for a good time around my work schedule to order the plants and fish. I have an r/o unit that turns my 300tds tap water to 5tds r/o water. Right away my plan was to...
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    What Ph,kh,gh Should I Run In Planted Angel/ram Tank

    Hello, I have a 75 gallon tank that will be medium planted and have Angels, Rams, and tetras. I have a r/o system for my tank water that I will be mixing with Seachem Equilibrium, Seachem Alkaline Buffer, and Seachem Acid Buffer. I have (2) 32 gallon trash cans to make my mixes in. I will...
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    Mixing Seachem Acid/alkaline Buffer And Equilibrium With R/o

    HI my tank has been cycled for around 2 weeks or more and I have been using r/o with tap mix to get my desired kh/gh. I mix around 26 gallons of r/o to 4 gallons of tap. I get around a 4 kh/gh. Only problem is something in my tap water is making making my PH just up to 7.9. I have test for...
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    Can't Get Ph To Drop For New Fish!? Will This Be A Problem?

    Hello, I had a couple of this to bring up/ask. I live in minnesota where the water is hard. I have raised african cichlid in the past. I have gotten a new 75 gallon and decided to try something different. So I decided to try out a freshwater tropical planted tank. So I decided to also buy an...
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    New To Soft(er) Water Fish! How Hard Is To Hard?! Ro?

    Hello, new to the forum. I have kept mbuna african cichlids in the past 75 gallon and 180g. I haven't had a tank setup in about 3 years and decided to dip back into the hobby once again. So I purchased a 75 gallon once again. My water in my area was idea for African cichlids. 8.2 ph, 12+...
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