Update!!! on The Agent's Tank (Tank readings)

Burstsovenergy24

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Ive been meaning to get this on the web for a few days but I havent gotten around to it. :?

2-2-04
10:09 PM
Copper - 0 ppm

2-2-04
10:21 PM
Phosphate - .15 ppm

2-2-04
10:33 PM
Calcium - 350 ppm

2-2-04
10:41 PM
Alkalinity - 3.4 milli equivalents

2-2-04
10:53 PM
Ammonia - .25 ppm

2-2-04
10:53 PM
Nitrite - .25

2-2-04
11:02 PM
Nitrate - 15 ppm


Anything wrong?

:)
 

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Its starting to get there, what stock do you have in the tank just now?

Lets see if we can get the ammonia and nitrite to zero :)
 

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Ive 6 mollies, about 30-40 blue leg hermits, 6 red leg hermits, 3 emerald crabs, and a brittle star.

They probably are at 0 now because I took that test the 2nd. Ill go check em in a bit.
 

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That should be enough to mature the tank well, just post the new results later.. I'm off to work now :(
 

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Well I know itll be awhile before you get this Colin but the Ammo and Nitrite were still at roughly .25 ppm. :?

Also when I mix the chemicals from the Ammo is makes a thick soup. Is it supposed to? It is the Aquarium Pharmaceuticals Saltwater Master Test kit.
 

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That's the same test kit I have. I noticed that too that sometimes at first it looks soupy but then clears up.

Carol
 

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Guys drop the first drops in really fast before shaking and the cloudiness should disappear. Hopes that helps! :)
 

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Do octos have a requirement for calcium?
For the ammonia, I've had some success with Prime, but nothing beats water changes. :)
 

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