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Old 03/03/2008, 10:29 AM   #16
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After the fear of pulling the bio-wheels off of my HOB filter, but a constant battle with high nitrates for over a year, I finally made the commitment in January to pull the bio-wheels and to doing 20% weekly water changes. For the first time in a long time, I am at near zero readings on my nitrates. I wouldn't call the reading on my API test a solid zero, but it is definately less than 5 ppms!!

Whew! Finally!


Current Tank Info: 55 gal
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