This site is supported by the advertisements on it, please disable your AdBlocker so we can continue to provide you with the quality content you expect.
  1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.
  2. Unfortunately for Photobucket users, things have changed in a big way as of June 26th they are rolling out a $399 per year subscription fee for those who want to hotlink images from Photobucket’s servers to display elsewhere.
    This does not mean it only affects this site, It now means that billions of images across the Web now display an error message instead of the image in question. :(
    https://barrreport.com/threads/attention-photobucket-users.14377/
    Dismiss Notice

Size of tank

Discussion in 'Advanced Strategies and Fertilization' started by phineus, Nov 13, 2005.

  1. phineus

    phineus Junior Poster

    Joined:
    Jan 23, 2005
    Messages:
    11
    Likes Received:
    0
    I have a 55 gallon tank with 2 canister filters attached. The cannister filters take up about 6 gallons. In establishing an EI dosage routine, should my calculations include 55 gallons of water or 61? Seems if we are talking ppm, I should use the 61 gallons.
     
  2. Spar

    Spar Guru Class Expert

    Joined:
    Jun 5, 2005
    Messages:
    123
    Likes Received:
    0
    Re: Size of tank

    if you have substrate, wood, rocks, other decorations, etc, then you would be using less than both.

    Do add in the canister filter gallons though as that water will dilute the dosings as well.
     
Loading...

Share This Page