New Tank/ New Hobby

Discussion in 'Introduce Yourself' started by allietj, Jan 16, 2011.

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    allietj

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    good morning all, my name is Joe and I am 4 months new to this hobby. i have a problem in regards to my tank has had a few cycles and my water is tested weekly in addition to proper water changes and my salinity is great.....but I have lost three fish thus far (Ihave 5 fish) in a 75 gallon tank with a 55 sump? any ideas what is going on when all my levels are good? thanks again!
     
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    Hi allie and welcome to this site! Mind posting your water parameters so we can better help you? I.E. PH, SG(which you stated), Ammonia, Nitrate, Nitrite, Temperature.
     
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    Hello and welcome to the site...glad to have you.
     
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    yote Ceritfied Mantis Hunter Moderator

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    Welcome aboard Joe.
    Give us the complete run down on your system.Equipment,livestock,parameters,how long its been running,the whole 9 yards.
     
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    Waddi Shenanigans? VIP Member

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    Welcome to the site mate, you will learn lots from these guys!! :D
     
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    Hi Joe and Welcome to LR! can you explain about "a few cycles"?
     
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    Hello and welcome! What kind of fish were they?
     
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    rdahlke1105 I'm a girl.

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    Like I say to everyone. Welcome and the veterans are going to want the numbers of you parameters and tank setup specifications.
     
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    Glad to have you here, throw some info and well give it our best shot.
     
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