New marine tank started

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  1. Salti

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    Hi all my tank was started on the 07-11-10 i will like to take things slow and do everything right,its a 1m by 500 by 500 by 10,cascade 700. 750l p/h
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    Hello Salti.
    Welcome to this world.

    Glad you found this forum before you started stocking your tank. Take your time, read up, complete your cycle. Have fun
     
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    Welcome to MASA…...:thumbup:
     
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    Welcome to MASA. Here you will learn everything you need to know about this great and exciting hobby.
     
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    WElcome and remeber to ask if you do not know! I have learned tonnes like that from the guys here on massa!
     
  7. Salti

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    Can i use rain water to topup my tank,its not clear its like a brown colour,if i filter it? Can i use it dont realy wanna use tap water with the marine conditioner.
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    You have to use RO water made from a proper RO machine. Rain water does not have a TDS of 0 when it reaches the ground.
     
  9. Salti

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    Where can i buy it im in pe?
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  10. Salti

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    I used some rain water allready to get the salt level right what now? Help!!
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  11. Mr_G

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    its fine forf now, cause your cycling, when you do your waterchanges, use RO water, time is what you need...
     
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    Just don't use it again. I'm not sure where you will be able to get it.. Based in JHB.
     
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    assuming you mean an RO machine, buy from a sponsor and have it couriered to you.
     
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    welcome
     
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    welcome to the greatest of the addictions:1:
     
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  17. Salti

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    Im planing on a fo tank.
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    hi salti. i'm also new to the sight! i'm not in Pe anymore but i know you can get RO water at Ultimate aquatics in Hughe road walmer.
     
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    Welcome:wave2:
     
  20. Salti

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    Hi i wanna keep clowns and damzels and the tank is abt 250l what skimmers can i use and from what ive heard the small clowns die very easy,if true then tell me why ?
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  21. Salti

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    Ok thanx if i get the water can i store it in a container or should it be used right away. And if it can be stored ,for how long?
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