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  1. Ian van der merwe

    Ian van der merwe

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    Hi guys im new. I have a 60 gallon tank. Currently cycling 2 weeks in now with live rock positioned just right there's algae forming. But all colours. There's some red patches almost pink with what looks like little roots forming. I need some advice when can I start introducing my clean up crew and what can I start with first?

    I have a couple of feather dusters that came with the live rock and little white snails.

    thanx guys

    Ian
     
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    The tank must cycle for 4 to 6 weeks, if you test the water and all is good to go then you can add CUC and slowly start to stock the tank. Remember everything that happens fast in this hobby is bad, so takeit slow
     
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    Welcome , as soon as your parameters (do you have a test kit?) is stable i would say it's safe to add CUC. What is your parameters currently sitting at? That would give one a better indication as to the progress of the cycling, enjoy it
     
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    Post a pic of you tank.
     
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