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RE: [APD] non-CO2 medium planted 55G

> I have this Tanganyika tank setup that I wrote about some 
> weeks back. It's got the beginning of a wall o'plants in the 
> back -- thanks to suggestions here it's supported by eggcrate 
> and is about 1/3 filled with water wisteria. 
> (I'm growing out more wisteria to add.) I'd describe the tank 
> as somewhere between lightly and moderately planted now, and 
> it should be moderately planted when everything is in. (It 
> won't be heavily planted because most of the floor will be 
> taken up by lamprologus ocellatus.) Dosing with Excel. 
> 130W of light. No algae at the moment other than a little 
> dust on the walls that gets wiped off once a week.
> Suggestions on how to dose this puppy would be appreciated. I 
> am dosing haphazardly now -- i.e. when I think that going 
> another day or so could be a problem -- besides adding 5ml of 
> Excel daily. I figure that haphazard dosing is ultimately 
> going to get me in trouble.

You didn't mention the size.  But, if you need help figuring out how
much to dose, there is no better tool than Chuck's calculator.



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