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Old 04-17-2004, 01:10 AM   #16
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Whats your KH, you might be able to drop your Ph below 7 if it is around 4? Then it would be fine for discus.

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Old 04-17-2004, 01:13 AM   #17
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kh 3 my ph is allready 6.4 isnt that a bit to low for my tetras and other fish?
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when my new compacts arrive ill prolly be cracking up the co2 more.
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No 6.4 is fine for tetras, I have tetras in my tank and they are fine at the PH.

You wont need to raise the CO2 level even with your compacts, the plants will use more CO2 but if you maintain this level with a controller then you won't need to jake up the CO2.

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oh... i never mentioned i dont have a controler, just a 12 on 12 off cycle, ill leave the co2 levels as they are.
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