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RE: Aquatic Plants Digest V5 #21
Rex How big is the tank? You probally will need to start another bottle of
DIY co2 and change them alternately to keep a constant rate of flow, also
you should probally think about making some kind of reactor like a gravel
vac w/a power head attached to the top and the bubbles going in from the
bottom. This will assure that you are not wasting any of the precise co2.
>Date: Tue, 09 Apr 2002 20:22:13 -0700
>From: Rex Grigg <rex at dsl-only_net>
>Subject: CO2 levels.....
>Ok, so my PH is 7.5, KH 4 degrees, GH 8 degrees, ammonia, nitrate, nitrite
>are all 0. I have crushed coral in my canister filter to try and raise the
>KH, and have managed to get it up to 4, it was 0.
>with the figures I have my CO2 levels are sub-prime. What can I do to
>My CO2 is a DIY and I am getting one big bubble every 2-3 seconds. This
>feeds into a wood airstone that is placed below my filter intake.