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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 12-04-2012, 03:05 PM Thread Starter
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How long to soak I potassium permanganate?

I just bought a bunch of crypts, how long should I soak them in potassium permanganate?

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10-20 minutes should do it. Give the plants a few rinses in dechlorinated water afterwards.

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Ok, thanks a lot, now I can get soaking!
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why would we soak crypts in potassium permanganate ?
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To encourage snails and other critter to get off of them...
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