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Probably the easiest way to do this is to gently suck on the lower(bucket) end of the siphon tube while holding it above the bucket, butlower than the water level in the aquarium. As soon as the water getspast the edge of the fish tank and begins to flow down the tube,remove your mouth from the siphon and allow the water to flow into thebucket. However, some people think that this method is a disgustingway to get a siphon started (though the water in your aquarium shouldbe no more harmful to you than it is to your fish). In these cases,there are other ways to get your siphon started.

Below are step-by-step instructions, with photo illustrations, of how to start up an aquarium

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How to Set Up a Freshwater Aquarium (with Pictures) - wikiHow

Here we explain how to start the home aquarium and how to choose the tropical fish Interesting hub. It's very useful for those looking to start a fresh water aquarium. Your images are all lovely and really show the beauty of the aquariums.

Feb 16, 2016 - How to Set Up a Freshwater Aquarium

No matter which method you use, the nitrogen cycle in the aquarium will still begin. Testing your nitrate, nitrite and ammonia values is very important once fish are added. I would recommend attempting a of the aquarium. I have always found naturally cycling the water (fishless cycling) very effective. However, fishless cycling does take time and many aquarists dislike the look of an empty water filled aquarium. To fishless cycle an aquarium you can purchase a cocktail shrimp from a local supermarket and float it in the aquarium. The cocktail shrimp will help the accumulation of ammonia thus feeding the bacteria and starting the nitrogen cycle.

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