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post #12 of (permalink) Old 01-21-2004, 02:31 PM
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Well here's my question, which I feel is related: in my blue ram tank, I run DYI CO2. I'm constantly fighting that white, snot-like, cottony buildup on the hagen ladder, and now the eheim diffuser. I was hoping a proper gas separator would fix the problem, but it hasn't. I don't think it's alcohol vapors but something in the yeast that's 'feeding' this mucus stuff...which by all accounts is totally harmless to the fish.

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