Re: [RML] Re: Quarantine Tank

Peter Unmack (peter.lists at)
Wed, 21 Dec 2005 09:32:30 -0600 (CST)

On Wed, 21 Dec 2005, parin_iceyfist wrote:

> If it's a bunch of fish, I'd consider it like a regular tank. So a
> startup period of 2 or 3 weeks.

There really isn't any great need to have a "startup period" with
freshwater tanks, especially not if you use the original aquarium water.
When I start a new tank I always try and add a little bit of fitler media
from an exisiting tank, but I don't really think that that makes too much
difference.

Cheers
Peter Unmack