Cycling tank and biological additives

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What type of Freshwater test kit do you have?
 

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Will the tannins mess up a nitrate test? I have drift wood in the tank and there are noticeable tannins in the water
 
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Will the tannins mess up a nitrate test? I have drift wood in the tank and there are noticeable tannins in the water

Nope I have leaves, branches, and driftwood in my smaller aquariums. Never had test issues.
 
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Stability by Seachem full 7 days follow the directions and use prime if you are doing a fish in cycle. There is a good 30 day plan on there website, it works.
 
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