Tank size L 183cm W 46cm H 53cm
Filtration (brand name/model number & LPH) = 2/Fluval 304
How do you clean the filter media, and how often =1 side every month (rinse or replace as needed)
What filter media is in the filter =foam, pre filter, clear max/ carbon/ peat pellets, bio max/ fine filter pad.
Do you have Carbon in the Filter =just in one side
How long has the Carbon been in Filter=about 1.5 months old
Do you wash & reuse the Carbon =rinsed once
How often do you change the water =30-40% Tank is 2 months old last change 2 weeks ago, more frequent previously.
What percentage do you change=30-40%
How do you do it =siphon 10 gallons the rest with garden hose.
Do you use a gravel siphon =large gravel syphon
How do you dechlorinate the water =Nutrafin Aqua Plus
Do you store the water, Y or N?n
What chemicals/additives do you put in the tank, plant fertilizers, for water or diseases =Nutrafin Tropical Extracts 20ml
UV sterilizer (Yes/No & what wattage) =n
Chiller (if applicable) =n/a
Go to a good LFS and get a FULL water test done and post actual results. NOT OK
Ammonia =less than 0.6 this morning
pH =6.8 steady
kH =30 mg/L
How long has the tank been running =2.5 months water in, 1.5 months plants in, 1.25 months fish in.
Was your tank cycled correctly = no, did what I know to do, not been in communication with other aquarium keepers before, not sure on term.
Recent changes to your tank = tank is new all recent changes. moved a 30gal into the 120gal
2 rope fish
2 Kuhli loaches
3 gold gouramis
4 dwarf gouramis
2 powder blue gouramis
2 Kuhli loaches
2 oto cats
11 glass cats ( most recent 1 week)
This will also help you reason being your fish might not be compatible or the tank is over loaded
Visible symptoms of your fish/s
Physical symptoms: red veins on cory, no other warning.
What you feed and how often = shrimp pellets 6 bidaily, fat pinch tropical flake bi, sinking carnavore evening, blood worms lights out.
Recent changes to your tank, plant addition steady
Gravel (type i.e. standard inert gravel or plant substrate, or DIY)
how deep gravel.
1-2" pond soil
1-2" river and beach gravel + little beach sand rinsed
Driftwood, what type, and where did you get it, was it properly sanitized and treated = LFS bogwood, washed after removal from package.
Ornaments (what are they and how many) = local creek rock many
Plants (real / fake how many) =
Red Wendtii, Ozelot sword, Echinodorus 'Vesuvius', Anubias nana, Glossostigma elatinoides, red dwarf lily, Green Cabomba, Cryptocoryne undulata, Echinodorus 'KLEINER BAR', Vallisneria Americana, +unidentified 4 NO FAKES, Blek.