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Old 12-15-2012, 03:30 AM   #1
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Default Seeded filter media

So im going to be starting a 5g soon for a betta. I have the fluval spec V and I placed the bio bag it comes with inside my cycled tank. Will that be sufficient in seeding it with beneficial bacteria if I leave it there a few weeks?

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Old 12-15-2012, 05:10 AM   #2
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can only try, if the tank is already cycled maybe wash used filter media and new media together to boost it, its not the water alone, its the crap in the filter that helps
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Old 12-15-2012, 08:20 AM   #3
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3-4 weeks is a pretty good amount of time for colonizing the new media as you will cycle the new tank very much faster

if we ignore nature;maybe it will go away

10 gallon..nothing but air

10 gallon...just more air

10 gallon...stale air

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