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post #8 of (permalink) Old 09-03-2012, 12:21 PM
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Originally Posted by pejerrey View Post
Hello, I changed substrates from FSS to akadama in about 1 1/2 hrs and nobody died....I didn't clean anything, just swapped the soil. Figured that all biofilm would help.

There you go, simple, fast effective. You are very correct all bio-film left during a substrate change is going to help. Your procedure, mine keep the true "change" to the absolute min.
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