Arofanatics Fish Talk Forums  

Go Back   Arofanatics Fish Talk Forums > General Aquatic Forums > General Freshwater Forum

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-08-2018, 03:12 AM   #11
HuttShun
Dragon
 
HuttShun's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Posts: 2,319
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by wllm33 View Post
so you advise that it should be kept at marine salinity of 1.023-1.04? or? if I decide to try again
Gradually increase the salinity of the water as the fish grows bigger. As well as the pH. Ideally it should be 1.026 and pH of about 8.3 - 8.5. That's the salinity and pH of the ocean.
HuttShun is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-08-2018, 12:17 AM   #12
wllm33
Dragon
 
Join Date: May 2005
Posts: 1,667
Default

so back to my original question, does anybody know what salinity the fish is in when in the bag of water at the lfs?
fresh or saline water?
wllm33 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-08-2018, 01:07 AM   #13
HuttShun
Dragon
 
HuttShun's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Posts: 2,319
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by wllm33 View Post
so back to my original question, does anybody know what salinity the fish is in when in the bag of water at the lfs?
fresh or saline water?
use a hydrometer to test?
HuttShun is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-08-2018, 09:31 PM   #14
wllm33
Dragon
 
Join Date: May 2005
Posts: 1,667
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by HuttShun View Post
use a hydrometer to test?
yup, just bght one. Now to buy the marine salt for the next buy
wllm33 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-08-2018, 05:14 PM   #15
HuttShun
Dragon
 
HuttShun's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Posts: 2,319
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by wllm33 View Post
yup, just bght one. Now to buy the marine salt for the next buy
yay! do update us! all the best!
HuttShun is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16-08-2018, 08:39 PM   #16
Kjbest
New Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2018
Posts: 15
Default

^^^^^^^^^^^^
Kjbest is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT +9. The time now is 12:27 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2000-2008 Arofanatics.com (Since 30th August 2000)