Ammonia for Cycling

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Ammonia for Cycling

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Does this look it would be suitable to use?

Noted it's 25% rather than 10%

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Re: Ammonia for Cycling

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looking atth e supplier/manufacturers website I think it probably is.

They specifically call out that "Ammonia is used by aquarists for the purposes of fishless cycling in appriopriate soultion."


https://www.minerals-water.co.uk/250ml- ... egory=true

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Re: Ammonia for Cycling

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I have no idea what all the ingredients are and have nothing to compare it to, but it won't 'arf whiff at 25%!!! ;)
You'll need a small syringe for the amounts required.

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I have a 1ml syringe graduated in double decimal steps :)

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Re: Ammonia for Cycling

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mikeyw64 why not stick to Dr. Tims, which is guaranteed to be very efective for cycling, and its composition is designed for that.

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just looking at alternatives :D

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Re: Ammonia for Cycling

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Jon_D wrote:
Sat Feb 08, 2020 10:26 am
mikeyw64 why not stick to Dr. Tims, which is guaranteed to be very efective for cycling, and its composition is designed for that.
Hmmm Dr Tims at £2.28 for 60 ml (or even up to £8 on Amazon) or this from The Range , £1 for 500ml

I think I know which I will be buying in future ;o)

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Re: Ammonia for Cycling

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As long as it's got no perfumes or surfactants in it..... ;)

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Perfume free but I'm guessing that this means it's not suitable. Will come in handy around the house though :)

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Re: Ammonia for Cycling

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Yes, the surfactants completely mess things up.....

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