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Old 05-03-2010, 02:38 PM   #1 
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AQ salt and cycled tank?????????? pls reply

does AQ salt kill the bacteria in a cycled tank??

i had a white spot on maehk today! took him out immediatly, but would like to put in salt into the divider to possibly kill off any of the ick thats still in there and protect my other 3 guys!

but would salt destroy the cycle?
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Old 05-03-2010, 03:54 PM   #2 
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No.
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Old 05-03-2010, 04:06 PM   #3 
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no to it wont effect the tank or no dont put it in lol
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Old 05-03-2010, 04:15 PM   #4 
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Thats the shortest reply I think he has ever done lol. I think he means it wont mess with your cycle =)
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Old 05-03-2010, 04:27 PM   #5 
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does AQ salt kill the bacteria in a cycled tank?
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Old 05-03-2010, 05:00 PM   #6 
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I add salt to my 4 cycled tanks, no problems. I think only actual meds effect it.
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Old 05-03-2010, 06:00 PM   #7 
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Kittles, that is amazing.

I think you've got the answer already, OP.
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Old 05-03-2010, 11:43 PM   #8 
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Kittles gets me.
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Old 05-04-2010, 03:13 AM   #9 
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just wanted to be 110% sure before i ruin all the hard work gone into the tanks lol. especially cau i always act too fast before thinking lol.

thanks guys! ill add some so and hope the ick goes away lol
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