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Mark49
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PostSubject: Tank cycle   Tank cycle EmptyFri Jun 20, 2014 12:34 am

I setup 6 four tanks about 6 months ago and my pepp tank has always tested 0 for nitrate and ammonia while the other 5 went through their tank cycle as normal.Any ideas as to why this is.All the tanks use the same water and substrate.The peppermint tank houses 4 adults and the other tanks house mostly commons.
Any ideas people.
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PostSubject: Re: Tank cycle   Tank cycle EmptyFri Jun 20, 2014 6:57 am

4ft tank and only 4 peps...probably not enough ammonia to register on the test kits.

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PostSubject: Re: Tank cycle   Tank cycle EmptySat Jun 21, 2014 9:30 am

Ok makes sense.Thanks Doug.
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