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Old 04-10-2012, 05:01 AM   #15
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I am going to try a uv light one more time this year. I believe the filter has started a bacteria colony otherwise, there would be no change in the water. I still need to add some media to colonize the bacteria. I had an old pond filter. Had sponges as a pre filter and had round rubber balls in the bottom that i supposed was in there for bacteria to live. I put the balls in the bottom of the 55g drum. But thanks. I did not think of the rid stuff. I will read up on that stuff and give it a try.

Richard
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