Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: purple up

  1. #1
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    20

    purple up

    has any one used purple up i put some in my 65 gal at a rate on one cap as directed.

    it dose say may clouded water.

    but i put it in 3 days ago and my water only looks more clouded

    i checked my levels

    ph 8.0

    ammonia nitrites nitrates 0


    any ideas or is this normal?

  2. #2
    Moderator ShipWreck's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2004
    Posts
    1,213
    I have never used it so I can't comment on the cloudyness, but I would stop using it. If your tank parameters have stabelized and you have some liverock with some good coraline growth the tank will be purple in no time. If your tank is off you could pour the whole bottle in and coraline still won't grow.

    I'd suggest saving your money for something else.

    If the cloudyness persists try running some carbon to clear up the water.
    Rob
    -----
    Upgrade in the works! Keep looking for an update.


  3. #3
    Sponsor - Wicked Frags 220G's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2007
    Posts
    197
    Save your money - as most addatives are waste of money, including this one. Your tank will never know the difference if you stop using it...

Similar Threads

  1. purple-up update need help
    By zach in forum Water Quality
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 03-15-2007, 01:48 PM
  2. Are Purple Firefish shy?
    By Deafboy in forum Reef Discussion
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 08-21-2005, 03:48 AM
  3. Purple Firefish
    By Krugar in forum Just Getting Started
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: 06-20-2005, 05:54 PM
  4. Purple Algae?
    By newsome1082 in forum Just Getting Started
    Replies: 19
    Last Post: 11-10-2003, 12:54 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •