need to know the names of the media

Discussion in 'Biological/Natural Filtration and Deep Sand Beds' started by Ahmed rawoot, 17 Dec 2009.

  1. Ahmed rawoot

    Ahmed rawoot

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    hi there i just was to know the names of the media in my phos and my nirate reactors

    can anyone please tell me


    in the on filter there is a sponge then yellow powder then sponge and then some grey stuff with a sponge.

    the other filter has stones,charcoal & some brown balls


    can any one tell me please


    thanking you
    Ahmed Rawoot
     
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  3. jacquesb

    jacquesb Retired Moderator

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    Can you please possibly try and take pictures for us, Ahmed?
     
  4. lanzo

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    ditto...please post a picture
     
  5. viper357

    viper357 Admin MASA Contributor

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    I would assume the yellow powder (which I think is normally little balls) would be your sulphur beads for your nitrate reactor.

    The Stones and charcoal sounds like Tunze Carbophos, the brown balls could be Seachem Phosguard which is exhausted, or it may be another type of phos remover, I can't recall if any other brands make it in a ball form.

    But to be 100% we definitely need some photo's. there are so many different brands out there.
     
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