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09-01-2012 02:49 PM
chicken Is this a T5HO fixture? If so, I suspect that is way too much light for a tank without co2. And 13 hours of light is too much. The plant aren't using it for that full duration, but the algae is.
09-01-2012 01:58 AM
photofish
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I'm not injecting co2 or anythin else. Just use plant food.
2 bulbs
09-01-2012 01:56 AM
photofish
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13 hours is a bit long. Are you injecting CO2? Dosing Ferts? How many bulbs?
I'm not injecting co2 or anythin else. Just use plant food.
08-31-2012 05:29 PM
Gooberfish 13 hours is a bit long. Are you injecting CO2? Dosing Ferts? How many bulbs?
08-31-2012 05:21 PM
photofish
How much light

I have a 29gal. tank. I switched from the led light that came with the tank to an Aquaticlife floresent light. Wow, what a difference. In just 3 weeks the plants look great. I leave the lights on for about 13 hours aday. I'm starting to get some algea on the tank glass. I'm I leaving the lights on too long? Thanks

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