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Old January 21st 06, 04:58 PM posted to rec.aquaria.freshwater.plants
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Default (Koi-lo) - more vortex DE filter discussion...


"Steve Michie" wrote in message
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"Koi-lo" wrote in message
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If you just dump the power in the bottom and then let the water run in
and turn it on, it may not be coating the bag completely.


A fair point - but the method I used to charge was by adding the powder to
a jug immersed in the tank (alternate method in the manual) and letting
the vortex suck in the mixture - so the coating should have been nice &
even ??

Maybe this episode still belongs in the x-files... ;-)

P.S. I have removed the vortex and am hoping that my cloud algae doesnt
return anytime soon. (touch wood)

I'll post a sob story if it does - chuckle

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