Additives for a FOWLR

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  1. Afsal

    Afsal

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    ive set up a FOWLR , what additives does one use in this system ???
     
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    leslie hempel Moderator MASA Contributor

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    besides making sure the system is buffered properly to maintain a stable ph and alk i cant really think of anything else to add besides a vitimin.... see what demand your fish exhert on your water parametres and go from there....
     
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    Mekaeel Moderator MASA Contributor

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    well in my previos setups i added nothing other than garlic with my food. and just make sure your water parameters are in order.
     
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    Basically only water changes.
     
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    leslie hempel Moderator MASA Contributor

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    sound fine to me... you can be the guinea pig:razz:
     
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    I agree with Alan, regular water changes are all that is needed to maintain water quality.
     
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