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Old 01/18/2018, 07:10 AM   #26
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I have a box of inverts stuck in Louisville right now. Itís a replacement for delayed DOA just before Christmas.
Still waiting for mine here in Atlanta. On the truck yesterday for delivery, never showed up. Probably spent the night in a parking lot at 16 degrees. A sensible person would think delivery by 10:30 am would stick even if the shipment was delayed.... but... preparing for icicles.


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Old 01/18/2018, 07:22 AM   #27
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If you add a fish to DT how can you match the salinity? or is that only in QT tanks?
In that case, I would put a couple gallons of display water in a bucket. Then match the salinity there. Once fish are in the bucket, acclimate to the display.

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You have to acclimate. There are several methods, most common being the "drip method".
I use a device called "The AccliMate by Reef Gently.
You can't use the drip method in this situation, as discussed.


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Old 01/19/2018, 01:34 PM   #28
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If you add a fish to DT how can you match the salinity? or is that only in QT tanks?
Why would you not quarantine?


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Old 01/19/2018, 02:05 PM   #29
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yup I just had a order delayed everything was dead unfortunately, I called them and they wanted to know if I acclimated the dead fish and snails. I described to them how dead they were, they refunded me without further questions or pics. seller Liveaquaria saturday delivery. It was a bummer
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Old 01/19/2018, 03:07 PM   #30
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my order is delayed by ups at louisville coming to nyc. hoping most things will survive when shipment is coming tmo.


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All I can do now is track my package on the tracker, but that sometimes fails, so I'm waiting


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