Applying marine filtration on FW

Discussion in 'General Freshwater Information' started by mikejrice, Nov 13, 2009.

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  1. oceanparadise1

    oceanparadise1 Fire Squid

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    PS only preasurized skimmers will foam fresh water
     
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  3. Matt Rogers

    Matt Rogers Kingfish Staff Member

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    Cichlids are brackish water. A skimmer would work better there than normal freshwater.
     
  4. mikejrice

    mikejrice 3reef Affiliate

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    I've never heard that. I currently have an oscar and tiger shovel nose cat fish in the tank.
     
  5. Matt Rogers

    Matt Rogers Kingfish Staff Member

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    Looks like only a few are actually:
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