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  1. chigwellhammer

    Help needed

    ive lost 3 fish and look like another one on the way out in 24 hours. 2 platys 2 corys Ammonia and Nitrite both reading 0ppm Nitrate probably just over 80ppm so I have just done a large water change. Any ideas???
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    New light wanted

    I would like to purchase a new bulb for my Fluval 125l, Something that will benefit my plants. Currently i have GLO Power-Glo 24''/81cm 20W T8 Can anyone recommend anything?
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    I’m about to do an online order of plants and just want to confirm these will all be good beginner plants? I have just sand in my tank. - Vallis Torta - Amazon Sword - Hygrophila Polysperma - Sagittaria Subulata Thanks,
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    Let the cycle begin...

    Morning All, Yesterday i cleaned my sand and filled up my tank, Added 5ml of prime and sprinkled in a pinch of fish food. I have added more food this morning 12 hours after the first dose. I do have a bottle of ammonia coming tomorrow or Wednesday so the fish food was just to get it going...
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    Quiet internal filters

    Any suggestions for an internal filter that is quite quiet? It’s for a 120l tank. I have had my eyes on the Eheim pickup 160 if anyone can review this? Thanks,
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    120l - Cichlids

    Hello, I kept a mixed community tank roughly 6 years ago but packed it in when my little one was born, Cut the story short i’m looking to get back into it. I’ve got my eyes on a Fluval 120l - Dimensions 50 x 80 x 35cm The fish I’m quite keen in stocking are cichlids, Now i understand there...
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    Bearded Dragon!

    Do any of you keep these? I'm thinking of maybe getting one this year some time. Couple friends have them and they seem quite interesting to keep
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    Chigs Tank

    Hello last few weeks I've stocked up on new fish and bought new plants today. Thought i would share couple photos! My tank is no way as good as most of yours though lol I have 3 Gouramis 5 guppys 4 swords 2 mollys ( and 1 baby which is in the trap ) I will try take few better ones...
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    Pregnant Guppy

    I posted this 1 week ago and she seems to exploded in that time lol! Last week Now Any idea roughly how long? Would love to try save a couple fry before they are dinner
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    Eheim 2010 Filter Help

    Ive just got this filter and i have no idea how it works the instructions are uselss!!! Ive plugged it in stuck it in the tank and thats that lol? Anyone with this filtet have any idea??
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    What Baby Is This?

    Just come home and found a baby swimming in my tank! I have black mollies, black swords and guppys in the tank? Anyone got any idea what this is I need to work out who this lil baby come from and is it new? Or have the rest been eaten. Thank for help!
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    Battery Vacuum

    Quick question, Does anyone own one of these battery gravel vacuum? Does it work well and get the dirt out the gravel? Thanks :)
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    Guppy Pregnant?

    What we reckon about this lil one then? Hope its a good enough photo
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    Testing Ammonia Help

    Just tested my ammonia and its 0.25ppm What should i do?
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    Internal Filter

    I would like to invest in a new filter for my tank it is almost 100 litres. £20 max and if possible no spray bar! Tell me some good ones please Cheers
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    Got Given This

    Nothing special bit i got given this and not quite sure what to do with it! I have gravel in my tank
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    Advice & Help Please

    Just got back from lfs with a new gourami anyway added it to my tank and my gold Gourami keeps going for it, chasing it all round the tank Gold Gourami New guy What should i do??
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    Some Advice On What To Add Please

    Currently in my tank i have... 2 Gouramis 6 guppys 2 mollies 1 sword tail ( he was a fry i got given only one that lived and grew up big ) Any ideas what i could add? Thank you
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    Dave & Del Boy

    I got these two yesterday :) they seem to be doing well
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    Vine Root Help

    Soaked it for 24hrs and it floats... Any ideas to pin it down??? Cheers