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  1. EMERGENCY! Paint Brush Fell into Water

    General Freshwater Forum
    So I walked in to the room with my 125g cichlid tank and the water was white as can be. Then I see a paint brush with fresh paint on it that my kids put in the tank. The paint is a white low VOC latex paint. Not entirely sure how long it was like that. I would guess maybe an hour. I removed...
  2. EMERGENCY! Paint Brush Fell into Water

    Freshwater Fish Diseases,Algae Issues,Emergencies
    So I walked in to the room with my 125g cichlid tank and the water was white as can be. Then I see a paint brush with fresh paint on it that my kids put in the tank. The paint is a white low VOC latex paint. Not entirely sure how long it was like that. I would guess maybe an hour. I removed...
  3. HELP: Can High PH Kill Dwarf Gourami?

    Freshwater Fish Diseases,Algae Issues,Emergencies
    My PH is at 8.8 and I think it is killing my gourami:frown2: I just recently set up a 5 gallon quarantine tank- I cycled it using filter media from my 30 gallon. Paramters were good after 3 weeks so I purchased a neon blue Dwarf Gourami on Friday and placed it into the quarantine The tank...
  4. Grasor Water Quality Graph

    Grasor Water Quality Graph

    Water Quality Graph, Initial Tank Break-in, Nitrogen Cycle. Noted that my home tap water contains 1.0-2.0 ppm Ammonia on 1/3/12 so I stopped water changes until I can get a source of Ammonia free water.
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