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reasonable-priced CO2 tanks by Far Thunder
Hau kolas..I was looking at setting up CO2 injection on one of my tanks and found this site that has pretty good prices on CO2 tanks..I'm not affiliated with them, jus thought perhaps the information I was able to find would be appreciated. Shipping costs on tanks are not terrible either, at least...
January 14th 06 06:56 PM
by David Dufresne Go to last post
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lighting question by Dan J.S.
I am about to acquire hundreds of plants from a fish tank that was placed next to a window - so needless to say the plants are extremely nice (the tank was left alone for two years without water change - all the owner did is add water and feed the fish once a week - he had some african cichlids...
January 14th 06 08:38 PM
by Dan J.S. Go to last post
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Canadian Killifish Association Meeting Jan 15 by Richard Sexton
Dude, go up Guelph line, past the QE and it's the second left or so. Charlie Drew lives around the corner and his 50 tank killi setup is as it was when I was a teen in ther 70s. It's also the only place you'll ever see Crytocoryne cordata grabowski the giant red crypt. Note that I put the wrong...
January 15th 06 12:04 AM
by Richard Sexton Go to last post
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beard alage by §tudz
Hi, I have a bad case of beard alage in my planted tank. I've read on the net it doesn't mean my water is bad, and it says a SAE would help, I don't have room for an SAE. I already have 4 octos and a CAE, would using a chemical algae killer work? or would this kill my plants as well? I've used...
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January 15th 06 12:19 AM
by Richard Sexton Go to last post
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Bamboo as an aquarium plant? by [email protected]
While at the local PetSmart or PetCo (I can't remember the one that I am always in, so much for brand marketing) I saw they have live bamboo for aquariums. I knew it could be rooted in very wet gravel but I had no idea it could be fully submerged. Can it? I also have the feeling that they may be...
January 15th 06 12:28 AM
by Richard Sexton Go to last post
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Yamato Mystery by P&L
I introduced 5 Yamato shrimp to my planted 90gal tank the other day. Just for fun mostly but for algae utility as well. In the tank are a few Surpae tetras, cardinals, otto's, SAEs, and one medium angel. Oh and two smallish clowns. Chemistry is fine, CO2 injection, pH 7.0, 75 degrees. Shrimp...
January 15th 06 12:32 AM
by Richard Sexton Go to last post
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What will eat Staghorn Algae? by KStringer
I've got a pretty bad case of Staghorn Algae growing and want to find a natural method of getting rid of it. I have a variety of community fish in this 180G planted tank: Danios Mollies Serpae Tetras Buenos Ares Tetras Neon Tetras Kuhli Loaches
January 15th 06 12:36 AM
by Richard Sexton Go to last post
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Pruning Question: Ceratopteris thalictroides by Steve Rosenthal
I have two Ceratopteris Thalictroides planted in my 29g aquarium. Both are doing quite well and are in need of pruning. Can anyone tell me the best way to accomplish this, and how I would go about re-planting the cuttings? Thanks! Steve
January 15th 06 01:13 AM
by Richard Sexton Go to last post
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Plants by [email protected]
What plants are good for small aquariums?
January 15th 06 02:39 AM
by Richard Sexton Go to last post
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Combining aquariums with homebrewing by Logic316
I wonder if anybody here ever tried using yeast and sugar to generate carbon dioxide for plants. I'm a homebrewer and whenever I make beer or wine, the airlocks on the fermenters bubble like crazy with CO2. There has to be some use for that. I figure it would be a simple matter to just connect a...
January 15th 06 02:44 AM
by Richard Sexton Go to last post
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Laterite substrate? by GS
Does it matter if my laterite and gravel is mixed together or does it have to sit under a layer of sand?
January 15th 06 02:53 AM
by Richard Sexton Go to last post
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Pool Sand over laterite as a substrate- feasible? by Ron Jackson
Hello, I am looking for an inexpensive option for a planted aquarium substrate and was considering using Silica Sand (the kind sold at a pool supply store) on top of a layer of laterite. Would this make a decent substrate? On my other tank, I used a layer of standard aquarium gravel over a layer...
January 15th 06 02:58 AM
by Richard Sexton Go to last post
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Leggy Cabomba by Lawrence Zarb
My Cabomba plants are are starting to grow very "Leggy", that is the branches are getting furthur apart making the plant look a lot less bushy. Sorry, but that the best way I can explain it... -- Posted via Mailgate.ORG Server - http://www.Mailgate.ORG
January 15th 06 02:59 AM
by Richard Sexton Go to last post
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Vortex D-1 diatom storage ? by Steve Michie
Hi all, I gave up trying to fix my cloudy/green water the scientific / natural way and bought a vortex D-1diatom. Got it delivered today - up & running OK, water clearing sowly but surely (200 litres) My question is whats the easiest & best storage method after ur water is clear ?
January 15th 06 03:13 AM
by Richard Sexton Go to last post
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hair algea by John H.
I've got a bad case of hair algea in my 55gal. Its mostly attached itself to broad leaf plants, my amazon swords. It reminds me of that fine hair you have to clean of corn, its its much finer than that. There isnt any on the grass I use in forground. ITs really ugly. Not sure where it came...
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January 15th 06 03:19 AM
by Richard Sexton Go to last post
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algea by traydogg6969
what is a good bulb to grow algea?i have a few plecos (5) in my tank and i wanted to grown some algea for them to eat.the bulbs i have now dont seem to be working.i dont know the wattage.i leave them on for 12 hours then the other 12 i leave my moon lights on.i do have a UV sterlizer so this might...
January 16th 06 02:45 AM
by Richard Sexton Go to last post
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TURN $5 INTO $15,000 IN ONLY 30 DAYS...HERES HOW! This is a Money Scheme and Not, I repeat... This is Not a Scam!!! You have most likely seen or heard about this project on TV programs such as 20/20 and Oprah, or you may have read about it in the Wall Street Journal. If not, here it is below -...
January 16th 06 04:53 AM
by Robert Chess Go to last post
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diy CO2 by jayr
Been lurking for awhile, and thanks to much info from the group I've got a nicely planted and healthy 30 gallon with 8 species of plants running off a DIY CO2 injector. What I've been wondering is, in principle I should be able to get 3x the CO2 and much longer lived yeast cultures if I could run...
January 16th 06 05:26 PM
by Rocco Moretti Go to last post
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55g tank + canopy + 4 homedepot strip lights? by fusQuanto
i just setup my 55gallon tank and i got the workshop lights from home depot, but only one fits at a time with the canopy on the tank. did anyone else face this similar problem? what to do? right now im just going to leave hte canopy off, let there be plenty of light (4-4ft flourescent F40's) and...
January 19th 06 06:53 AM
by Richard Sexton Go to last post
2 1,167
Riccia? by GS
Does this require CO2 to grow and do well? I have a 32 gallon with 135W of PC lighting, but as of yet no CO2. Guy at the LFS wanted to sell me some but told me it wouldn't survive without CO2. Is this true? I don't mind if it grows slowly, but if its true its gonna die then I will obviously pass...
January 19th 06 06:55 AM
by Richard Sexton Go to last post
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