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Old 01-28-2013, 03:15 AM   #77
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Well, the deed is done, here are the results.
Sounds like everything went well, excellent!

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I added the Acurel thinking it would be better to have the dead algae in the filter floss where i could dispose of it rather than having it decompose in the tank.
Given the kind of algae you have, I think this was a great idea.

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One thing worth mentioning is after the dose of Acurel F, as the water cleared, my neon tetras all shot into the DHG and buried themselves. At first i thought they had all lost their mind but then i realized that they had been at the bottom of a very dark and murky aquarium for the last two weeks. I am thinking that the light is much brighter and they are hiding from it.
LOL!

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Thank you darkcobra for taking the time to develop this method and if nothing changes it was very successful.
You're welcome! Thanks for the detailed report, and pleast post back if you have any thoughts or new developments.
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