Planted Nano

Lancashire, U.K.
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Measurements

Ammonia
7.6
pH
Temperature
Nitrate
Nitrite

Inhabitants

2 Plants

2 Marimo Moss Ball Cladophora Aegagropila

Equipment

Aquarium
Controller
Inkbird ITC-308 Thermo Controller
Heater
Lighting
Media
Stock Coarse Sponge (Fluval Spec V)
Pump
Stock Fluval Pump (Fluval Spec V)
Substrate
Fluval Stratum

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Performed 50% water change.
Measured Ammonia @ 0.25 ppm
Dosed 6 drops of 35% Pure Ammonia to 5 ppm
The added mini fan to inkbird controller to aid temp regulation seems to be working well. Keeping a nice 26.2*c

The removed of rocks seemed to have already help reduce the pH - currently
Temp has been raised continually. Adding cooling fan to the Inkbird to help regulate.
pH reading a little high @ 8.0 (source = 7.2 - 7.4) - removing rocks to try and decrease naturally.

Ammonia measuring 0.50ppm - leaving to see if it is handled naturally.
Currently just trying keeping current media alive by running empty. Will go through complete fishless cycle to ensure I am cycled before adding inhabitant(s).

Filled tank with conditione
Complete tear down of my Fluval Spec V following loss of final Neon and RCS. Plan is to rebuild as a planted betta tank.

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