Can't seem to finish my cycle .....?


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i got a 45 gallon and i got about 30lbs live rock and 15 of base and deep live sand deep.

Its been alittle more then 2 weeks and my ammonia is very high still !!!!!!!!

What does this mean ad how can i help it along ????


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<a href=showthread.php?s=&postid=7553516#post7553516 target=_blank>Originally posted</a> by Shaar
wait longer than 2 weeks...

yeah a cycle can take up to 6-8 weeks...Are you running carbon and a skimmer?


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you also need to do water changes.. the cycle will never stop if you dont do water changes...

do at least 2-3 100% water changes every week for the next 3 weeks...

then test again....