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Old 03-18-2004, 01:04 AM   #1
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I have everything I need for the tank but am now in need for some things for after the tank is setup and need help choosing which is best:

FYI: My tank is a 55 Gallon and will be a Planted tank

1) Plant Liquid Fertilizer
--- What kind should I get?

2) Fish Supplements to promote growth and color
--- What kind should I get and do I really need any?

3) Thermometers
--- Should I get one of the Digital ones since I have 3 tanks? Right now Im ussing the Floatable ones...

4) Gang Valve
--- Do I need one of these to control the amount of bubbles is put into the tank, or is the amount of air distributed through the pump usually ok?
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Old 03-18-2004, 02:03 AM   #2
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1) Plant Liquid Fertilizer
--- What kind should I get?
I reccomend Flourish.
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2) Fish Supplements to promote growth and color
--- What kind should I get and do I really need any?
Don't bother a good quality flake food with a mix of plant and fish ingredients oughta supply everything they need. Maybe some frozen food as a treat on the weekend.
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3) Thermometers
--- Should I get one of the Digital ones since I have 3 tanks? Right now Im ussing the Floatable ones...
The floaty ones work just fine.
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4) Gang Valve
--- Do I need one of these to control the amount of bubbles is put into the tank, or is the amount of air distributed through the pump usually ok?
No
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Old 03-18-2004, 02:14 PM   #3
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You probably shouldn't have air bubbles in a planted tank. It can reduce the CO2 in your water
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