The Planted Tank Forum - View Single Post - Instant Aquarium?
View Single Post
post #2 of (permalink) Old 08-02-2012, 01:52 PM
Obsessed? Maybe
somewhatshocked's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Middle America
Posts: 12,841
It's a gimmick, in my opinion. While some beneficial bacteria could exist in the bag that could help get a cycle going instantly with some fish, it's not a fool-proof method.

You'll likely still need to cycle your tank appropriately before adding livestock. 2-3 days won't cut it when it comes to growing biofilm and allowing a proper bacterial colony to build.
somewhatshocked is offline  
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome