Nano Cycling Process

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  1. Karen1986

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    Hi guys i purchased an aquaria 37litre tank 5 days ago. My tank is currently cycling however i noticed that theres alot of micro bubbles in the water and my rock has turned purple is that normal and how long does it normally takes to cycle
     
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    Tanx so much will go to the link
     
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    Hi karen how about a picture of the tank so we can give you specific advice if needed
     
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    This is the tank setup

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    I have 2 of these. The skimmer needs time to settle. Took about 3 weeks and the micro bubbles calmed down. Make sure you set your skimmer on low as well. Otherwise it goes mental. There is YouTube videos on Aquaria site on how to do this.
     
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    Tanks shane
     
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    Looks 100% normal for this stage of the cycle. Keep up the good work
     
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    Thanks jus a quick question though do i do a 10% water change during the cycling process
     
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    It can't harm it but it wont reduce the cycle.
     
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