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I finally finished my mixing station. I am a plumber by trade so the last thing I want to do when I get home is more plumbing LOL. Kudos to Nautilus that little pump had no problem pumping water to my 1st floor
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Bought a cheap IKEA cabinet to get my wire mess under control (and yes its fairly neat behind that panel also lol) I loomed all wires for each individual pump etc together and they have their own hole exiting the back
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The above photos are all around 2 weeks old or less my cycle is at the point where the ammonia is @ 1ppm
I went the fishless route and used Fritz Turbo start and Fritz fuel as the ammonia source.I accidentally put in too much of the fritz fuel and raised the ammonia to 8ppm I didn't know the salifert test was testing NH3 and the fritz fuel is NH4. luckily I googled it before I had dumped the whole bottle in
 
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So finally no ammonia, nitrites 0ppm and nitrates 25 ppm best I can tell. it's hard to gauge the shades of pink on the salifert test. Is it water change time to lower nitrates? if so how much?
 

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