Betta Fish Care  
Go Back   Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care > Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories
Check out the eBook Betta Fish Care Made Easy
betta fish
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 09-19-2012, 03:28 PM   #21 
goldfishyman
New Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
I would stop using the cartridge that came with it and replace with a sponge. Might have to strip off the cloth filter material and place it in the filter with the sponge. This will help it to seed if it already started. API ammo lock will work fine. You could use ammo chips to absorb the ammonia this way your test kit will not show false positives by using prime or ammo lock. Don't bother replacing the carbon. It actually removes some trace minerals and should only be used to remove medication after treatment. The original purpose was to remove the fish smell from the water and because in the old days of aquarium keeping it was believed old water was better and water changes were frowned upon. So they used carbon to remove what they can instead of doing water changes.
goldfishyman is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
AquaClear Ammonia Remover Filter Inserts? (ammonia removing gravel media...) PinkDiamond Betta Fish Bowls, Habitats, and Accessories 3 10-20-2009 11:52 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:17 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.