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Old 07-11-2012, 08:43 PM   #1 
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How long to leave frozen food in fry tank

I want the fry to have a chance to eat but I don't want to leave a pile of food on the bottom of the tank. I have been removing the leftovers after about 4 hours. Any ideas?
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Old 07-11-2012, 10:14 PM   #2 
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feed them live food.
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Old 07-12-2012, 02:25 AM   #3 
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IMO frozen foods depends on their condition - I mean a rather freshly frozen bloodworms can last for 2 hours sitting on a tank floor. But a not so fresh one may only last for half an hour before it starts to go bad.

If you know your frozen food won't go bad until 4 hours, then give your fry that amount of time. Otherwise feed a little at a time. Gather your fry by vibrating something at the water surface. And drop the food once most have gathered.
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