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Are they as big as a dime?

Btw what substrate is in that tank?

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Maybe even smaller than a dime

It's ADA Malaya soil... The tank cycling now. I heard that Malaya buffers even more than Africana so I wanted to use it for my attempt at a Taiwan Bee Tank
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Jeepers.. how many come in a bottle
It says 20 but it looks like more
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Wow. A huge difference in color between dry and wet huh? Interesting.

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Here's what it says on the back of the bottle:
Use minimum 1 ball per 4 liter of water. You may use 1bottle for a 60Liter tank for best effect, but add gradually and observe for increase in GH/KH. Put the balls directly in the tank or as a filter media. It remains active for approximately 1.5-2 years. Please rinse before use.
Ok thanks I went 2-3 per 4 liters. I'm thinking of getting another bottle for my 55 gallon to add into the filter
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I'm not feeling this product. It's too small that you need a lot of these balls in a 10 gallon and could skew the aesthetic of your tank.
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If you could stack these balls on top of each other in a corner I think that look would be better than spreading them out horizontally.
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Be careful I think Africana out of all of them buffer the lowest.....but if it works like mine did it will put you down to the mid to low 4's for ph


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