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post #6 of (permalink) Old 01-25-2013, 12:20 AM
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Totally agree with 2Shi.... it ALWAYS takes a few days if not a week. Run the tests to see if it can handle a load of ammonia.
  • BTW, how long did it take you to drive across the country?
  • You kept the gravel saturated the ENTIRE time? What type of substrate is this?
  • What make/model is your filter & what did you do with your filter media during the trip?
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