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  1. markandhisfish

    I Think Im Cycled

    yep going to be some sexy mbuna heading my way soon :)
  2. markandhisfish

    I Think Im Cycled

    yippeee!!  finally i can go get some fish
  3. markandhisfish

    I Think Im Cycled

    been getting 3ppm ammonia to ammonia 0 nitrite 1 overnight , so skipped ammonia dose yesterday tested this morning nitrites were 0 . dosed to 3ppm and went to work . tested out of curiosity when i got in from work and had ammonia 0 nitrite 1 . just tested nitrite again and got 0 tested 3 more...
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    What Should I Be Doing ?

    no dose yesterday as reccomended, and this morning i had zero on both ammonia and nitrite. dosed again before i went to work . fingers crossed for double zeros soon as ive got my eye on some f1 labidochromis hongi
  5. markandhisfish

    What Should I Be Doing ?

    thanks . il skip dosing ammonia tonight and test nitrites again when i get in from work tomorrow
  6. markandhisfish

    What Should I Be Doing ?

    im in the process of cycling a rio 180 .  it had about a weeks cycling with no mature media , and has been cycling with mature media now for about 2 weeks . for about a week now ive been dosing ammonia to 3ppm , then the next day getting results of ammonia 0ppm , nitrite 1 ppm .  every day...
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    May As Well Re-Introduce Myself

    enjoy them , beautiful fish .  to right he should give them to you for free lol
  8. markandhisfish

    May As Well Re-Introduce Myself

    dont talk to me about zebra plecs lol , ive long loved them but never had a tank suitable . beautiful beautiful fish
  9. markandhisfish

    May As Well Re-Introduce Myself

    would make a lovely planted tank :)
  10. markandhisfish

    May As Well Re-Introduce Myself

    funy you should mention threadfin rainbows , i was only looikng at them earlier as a good species to build the tank around
  11. markandhisfish

    Pressurised For A 125L Tank

    cool . i cant wait to get cracking !
  12. markandhisfish

    May As Well Re-Introduce Myself

      i havent really got the space for a cichlid tank at the moment , but im planning a high tech planted with lots of shrimp and small peacefull colourful fish thank you :)
  13. markandhisfish

    May As Well Re-Introduce Myself

    thank you baccus . cant wait to get up and running again
  14. markandhisfish

    May As Well Re-Introduce Myself

    its been so long since i was here and the membershp has changed so much i thought i may as well say a fresh hello :)    im mark , i used to run a 450 litre cichlid tank , but fell on hard times with the recession and the building game being so messed up and had to sell up to make ends meet ...
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    Pressurised For A 125L Tank

    im looking into that at the moment , but if i cant find anywhere its not the end of the world having to spend around £20 every 6 months :)
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