Kevin's Tank

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    Interesting, can't see much, day 1. Cool.
     
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    Oh and welcome.
     
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    Welcome, looking good for day 1 and looking forward to more updates
     
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    Thanks guys - take care
     
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    Welcome to MASA. Nice start! why dont you come down to the home expo and meet some of us @ the Aquarium Exop!
     
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    @Tobes, help the noob out will ya?
     
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    Looking good
     
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    Hi Kevin, and welcome to MASA.

    Glad that you found MASA, so start reading and ask as many Q's as possible.

    That being said... If I read your thread correctly, your tank is no older than a week and you've put live stock in?

    Did you dose the tank to speed up your cycling process ( which normally takes anything from 6-8 weeks)? If so, did you check your parameters at least 3 consecutive days to ensure that tank is suitable for inhabitants?

    If this is not the case, please slow down and do not add any other live stock to your tank! it may not be ready yet!

    Did you test your water parameters? If you did, can you please list the parameters that you tested for? Especially the nitrites, nitrates, phosphates...

    I did notice on another thread that you tried to get someone to keep the livestock for you, but that you ended up keeping them in your tank anyway. Did you find that your parameters were ok after testing?

    On a more positive note, your tank looks promising for many hours of viewing pleasure!

    Cheers
     
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    Hi there
    Thanks
    I got some live water, rocks and medium and got some advice from some golden oldies and tested nitrite and trate levels
    There was a small issues but think that all is well
    appreciate the help
    :)
     
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    Hi Kevin, glad you got sorted!
     
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    Looking good now....but for how long....:(
    Keep the updates coming would love to see if this works without major cycle issues...
     
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    Selling Marine tank - Nano - basically new, perfect condition,
    Have done all the hard work setting it up and cycling the water and introducing live stock - have just not got time for the hobby
    Selling the fully working tank as is - EVERYTHING included for R7500 (price i paid for everything over the last 2 months is just under R10 000)
    Marine Nano Cube with stand (28 Gallon) 8 weeks old - brand brand new - Water fully cycled
    10 kg's live indonesian Rock (small plant included)
    Fish - 2 Black clown fish, 2 Banggai cardinals, 2 Cleaner Shrimp, 2 Hermit crabs, 2 other fish (white tail)
    Accessories incl - temperature gauge, water heater, protein skimmer, fish food, CombiSan water treatment, Fish net, 2 x 25 litre water containers, aotomatic fish feeder,
    Must be picked up from Kensington jhb (near Bedfordview)
    Photographs taken this morning
    Call or sms Kevin - 083 282 8008
     
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    tank is doing great btw :) just dont have time to maintain it - want to quit while i'm ahead
     
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    10 000k for a tank that looks like a boyu???? fully cycled in 5 days:eek:
     
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    Swagger - I'll forgive your comment as just bad reading skills

    Tank is almost 8 weeks old now and what i paid was incl all the fish, accessories and rock etc
     
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