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Old 11-28-2003, 04:42 PM   #1
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i bought a 16 pack thinking i coulod just drop them in but then i read your suppose to havethe ''fizz factory'' to use... i have 2 5 gallon nano tanks.
so my ? is could i just drop them in or will this do nothing or harm my betta
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Old 11-28-2003, 05:04 PM   #2
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I don't know if it would harm the Betta but..

The fizz factory is just a plastic bottle to hold water with an outlet for an air tube and then a bell type diffuser that fill with the CO2. You could make the factory yourself with a small pop bottle with a hole drilled in it for the first part and then some type of bell diffuser (a plastic bowl or something inside the tank)
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i thought of doing that too...and would an airstone be an ok defuser. o and how do you regulate the flow ...
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Old 11-29-2003, 01:55 AM   #4
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I'm betting that dropping these into the tank will play hell with your water chemistry.
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Old 11-29-2003, 03:23 AM   #5
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Well that's the thing with the fizz factory. There is no way to regulate the flow, it shoots it all out at once with no air stone into a big 'ol bell diffuser (looks brutal). I didn't care for the system at all. Like Rex said, it probably will mess with your water chemistry if you drop it in the tank.

If I were you I would scrap those things and go get a juice bottle and start up a DIY system, make a vortex reactor or something and your in business. That's what I did (after buying the fizz factory) and haven't looked back since.
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